Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm) program

 

Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honors) is a four year degree course, which includes theoretical courses, laboratory works, project works and intensive industrial training. This program aims at providing students with modern and broad-based education in pharmaceutical sciences and preparing them as well-trained pharmacy professionals/pharmacists to meet the needs of the Pharmacy profession as practiced all over the world. The courses of the B. Pharm (Hons.) program are offered in 4 Academic sessions consisting of 8 six-monthly Semesters. Each academic session consists of 2 Semesters and each Semester consists of 14 weeks of 
lectures and lab. Work, 1 weeks of preparation period and 3 weeks of Mid-Term and Semester final examination. 

 

B. Pharm Overview

 

Curriculum of the Department of Pharmacy has been prepared by the faculty members under the Curriculum Committee through suggestions and feedback of faculty members, professionals and experts in relevant fields. Primarily 100-400 Level courses are offered for Bachelor of Pharmacy students and 500 Level courses are offered to the Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Technology Course. First digit of the course code indicates the year in which the course is offered and the other two digits are for course number.  

Brief introduction to the courses of Bachelor of Pharmacy: 

(Sequence: Course Code: Course Title, Course Type, Credits)

FIRST YEAR, FIRST SEMESTER

  • HSS 101: English I - Oral and written communication Skills, G, 3
  • MST 101: Basic Mathematics and Statistics, G, 3
  • Pharm 105: Introduction to Pharmacy, F, 3
  • HSS 111: Bangladesh Studies:     A. Society and Culture, G, 2     B. Bangladesh History, G, 2
  • Pharm 111: Inorganic pharmacy-I, F, 3
  • Pharm 112: Inorganic pharmacy Lab, F, 1
  • Pharm 131: Pharmacognosy-I, C ,3
  • Pharm 132: Pharmacognosy-I Lab, C, 1
  • ORE 101: Oral Examination (Semester-1)  1  

Total Credit   22      

FIRST YEAR, SECOND SEMESTER 

  • HSS 103: English II - Language Composition Skills, G, 3
  • Pharm 113: Organic Pharmacy, F, 3
  • Pharm 114: Organic Pharmacy Lab, F, 1
  • Pharm 115: Physical Pharmacy-I, F, 3
  • Pharm 116: Physical Pharmacy-I Lab, F, 1
  • Pharm 117: Inorganic Pharmacy-II, F, 3
  • Pharm 121: Physiology-I, F, 3
  • Pharm 123: Basic Anatomy, F, 3
  • ORE 102: Oral Examination (Semester-2)  1 

Total Credit   21      

SECOND YEAR, FIRST SEMESTER  

  • Pharm 215: Physical Pharmacy-II, F, 3
  • Pharm 216: Physical Pharmacy-II Lab, F, 1
  • Pharm 217: Biochemistry and Cellular biology, F, 3
  • Pharm 219: Pharmaceutical Microbiology-I, F, 3
  • Pharm 220: Pharmaceutical Microbiology-I Lab, F, 1
  • Pharm 221: Physiology-II, F, 3
  • Pharm 222: Physiology  Lab, F, 1
  • Pharm 231: Pharmacognosy-II, C, 3
  • Pharm 232: Pharmacognosy-II Lab, C, 1
  • ORE 201: Oral Examination (Semester-3)  1  

Total Credit   20      

SECOND YEAR, SECOND SEMESTER  

  • Pharm 229: Pharmaceutical Microbiology-II, F, 3
  • Pharm 230: Pharmaceutical Microbiology-II Lab, F, 1
  • Pharm 241: Pharmaceutical Technology-I, C, 3
  • Pharm 242: Pharmaceutical Technology-I Lab, C, 1
  • Pharm 243: Pharmaceutical Analysis-I, C, 3
  • Pharm 244: Pharmaceutical Analysis-I Lab, C, 1
  • Pharm 251: Basic Pharmaceutics, C, 3
  • Pharm 261: Pharmacology-I, C, 3
  • Pharm 262: Pharmacology-I Lab, C, 1
  • ORE 202: Oral Examination (Semester-4)  1  

Total Credit   20      

THIRD YEAR, FIRST SEMESTER 

  • Pharm305: Pharmaceutical Marketing,  C, 3
  • Pharm 333: Medicinal Chemistry-I, C, 3
  • Pharm 334: Medicinal Chemistry-I Lab, C, 1
  • Pharm 341: Pharmaceutical Technology-II, C, 3
  • Pharm 342: Pharmaceutical Technology-II Lab, C, 1
  • Pharm 353: Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics-I, C, 3
  • Pharm 354: Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics-I Lab, C, 1
  • Pharm 361: Pharmacology-II, C, 3
  • Pharm 371: Pathology, C, 3
  • ORE 301: Oral Examination (Semester-5)  1

Total Credit   22      

THIRD YEAR, SECOND SEMESTER  

  • Pharm 307: Pharmaceutical  Management, G, 3
  • Pharm 335: Medicinal Chemistry-II, C, 3
  • Pharm 336: Medicinal Chemistry-II Lab, C, 1
  • Pharm 343: Pharmaceutical Analysis-II and Quality Assurance, C, 3
  • Pharm 344: Pharmaceutical Analysis-II and Quality Assurance Lab, C, 1
  • Pharm 349: Pharmaceutical Engineering-I, C, 3
  • Pharm 355: Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics-II, C, 3
  • Pharm 356: Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics-II Lab, C, 1 
  • ORE 302: Oral Examination (Semester-6)  1 

Total Credit   19       

FOURTH YEAR, FIRST SEMESTER  

  • Pharm 435: Medicinal Chemistry –III, C, 3
  • Pharm 437: Pharmaceutical Regulatory Affairs, C, 3
  • Pharm 441: Pharmaceutical Technology-III, C, 3
  • Pharm 442: Pharmaceutical Technology-III Lab, C, 1
  • Pharm 447: Advanced Pharmaceutical Analysis, C, 3
  • Pharm 449: Pharmaceutical Engineering-II, C, 3
  • Pharm 461: Pharmacology-III, C, 3 
  • ORE 401: Oral Examination (Semester-7)  1  

Total Credit   20      

FOURTH YEAR, SECOND SEMESTER  

  • Pharm 445: Cosmetology, G, 3
  • Pharm 446: Cosmetology-Lab, G, 1
  • Pharm 453: Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, C, 3
  • Pharm 455: Hospital and Community Pharmacy, C, 3
  • Pharm 457: Pharmaceutical Packaging Technology, C, 3
  • Pharm 458: Pharmaceutical Packaging Technology-Lab, C, 1
  • Pharm 409: Thesis or Project, C, 3
  • Pharm 407: Practical Training, C, 0
  • ORE 402: Oral Examination (Semester -8)  1  

Total Credit   18

 

Total Bachelor of Pharmacy Credits  162

Here, C: Core Course, F: Foundation Course, and G: General Course 

Curriculum and Courses

Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm) program