Subjects and facilities

Core courses:

  • Pharmaceutical Technology
  • Pharmacognosy
  • Pharmacobotany
  • Social pharmacy and pharmaceutical legislation
  • Medical statistics
  • Pharmaceutical care
  • Pharmacoeconomics

Optional courses:

  • Health Technology Assessment
  • History of Pharmacy
  • Drug policy
  • Pharmaceutical marketing
  • Standards for good practices in the pharmaceutical system
  • Clinical trials of medicinal products
  • Procedures for drug registration
  • Processes and equipment in industrial pharmacy


Experimental laboratories:

Pharmaceutical Technology – 6; Pharmacognosy – 4; Pharmacobotany – 1


Available equipment in Pharmacognosy labs:

High-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC); Spectrophotometer; Fume hoods; Microscopes; Laboratory glassware etc.

Available equipment in Pharmaceutical Technology labs:

Mixer and Granulator; Fully Automatic Capsule Filling Machine; Rotary Tablet Press; Forced Convection Oven; Fume Hood; Falling Ball Viscometer; Flowability Tester; Tablet Friability Tester; Tapped Density Tester; Semi-Automatic Hardness Tester; Tablet Disintegration Tester; pH meters; Titration setup; Water Baths; Laminar Flow Hood; Autoclave; Laboratory glassware etc.

Available equipment in Biopharmaceutical Control lab:

Infrared Spectrophotometer; Dissolution Apparatus; Water bath; Laboratory glassware etc.

Research fields:

Pharmaceutical technology

Preparation and modification of polymeric microspheres

Modified-release dosage forms

Biopharmaceutical control

Social Pharmacy



Health technology assessment