Department of Pharmacy


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The Department of Pharmacy at SUB began its journey in 2004 with the vision to provide world class education, considering the need and demand of pharmacy profession in home and abroad. The relatively new faculty of this university has now an annual average of approximately 400 fulltime students in the four year Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons.) program, and 300 students in the Master of Pharmacy program.

At present we have about 18 exceptionally brilliant and experienced permanent faculty members and 47 highly qualified guest teachers with extraordinary research experience & publications in top ranking national & international scientific journals.

Why pharmacy?

Pharmacists are one of the vital parts of a complete health care system. Both global and national health care sector is facing numerous challenges in the current century which can be dealt by the pharmacists with excellent training and academic background.

The department is offering fully-accredited (Pharmacy Council of Bangladesh) professional programs leading to the Bachelor of Pharmacy (B. Pharm.) and Master of Pharmacy (M. Pharm.). The programs are designed to provide students with a comprehensive pharmacy education. Students gain invaluable experience in real-world settings through the Department’s experiential approach to education, working side-by-side with faculty members and preceptors who have gained national recognition for industry experience, research activities and educational leadership.

A Pharmacy course holds the key to a vast array of careers. The main career path ways include Pharmaceutical industry, Pharmaceutical marketing and Hospital pharmacy.

Majority of the students work in the pharmaceutical industry and pharmaceutical marketing. Industrial pharmacists work in research and development, quality control, production, validation, and documentation. The pharmacist working in the marketing sector works to promote the sales of the drug. Another popular branch of profession is Hospital pharmacy. Hospital pharmacy is found thought out the hospital, working in close association with doctors, nurses and other health care professionals. The hospital pharmacist can further choose & specialize in areas such as cancer, pediatrics, HIV etc.

 

Academic facilities

The teachers and students of this department are actively involved in various areas of research such as analytical pharmacy; drug development, drug design, formulation development, in vitro bioequivalence study, rational use of drug; phytochemistry and drug screening and synthesis of medicinal and related substances.

The department of pharmacy focuses on excellence and provides:

  • 12 State of the Art Facility Laboratories with animal house and research laboratories
  • 100 percent placement for In-plant training in top most pharmaceutical companies of Bangladesh by the department.
  • Compulsory 4 weeks hospital residency at reputed hospitals including Lab Aid Specialized Hospital for the first time in Bangladesh to establish the role of Hospital Pharmacist
  • Seminars, workshops and technical discussions on current trends in research and developments of medicine and other health care products
  • Job assistance by the Department results 100 percent job placement rate of the graduates
  • Guidance for higher studies helps students to enroll in universities of Europe, Australia, and North America.

The department has noteworthy research facilities at present. Three research laboratories namely Phytochemistry, Pharmaceutical Technology, and Analytical Pharmacy have been equipped with basic and modern instruments like HPLC instruments, Preparative TLC systems, UV/ VIS spectrophotometers, tablet coating machine, Electro analytical instruments, Fraction collection etc. The researchers of this department work in phytochemical, formulation development and Analytical Pharmacy projects.

The Pharmacy Council of Bangladesh and the Drug Administration of the country are receiving departmental cooperation and assistance.

 

Seminar Library

Department of pharmacy SUB, has its own isolated seminar library which provides information to SUB community. One of its greatest priorities is to enhance the academic experience of SUB students, to improve their research skills and to foster their information based critical thinking.

Location:

The central library is located at House No. 262/A, Road No. 27 Dhanmondi, Dhaka, Dhaka-1209

Collection:

The library resources include books, Periodicals, Thesis Works, Audio- Cassettes, and CD-ROMs etc. At present the library is enriched also 11000 books, 350 CDs, a lot of audiocassettes, and 12 National Daily Newspaper. The library also subscribes various electronic journals from the world acclaimed online publishers.

The Library remains open from 8 AM to 8 PM Saturday to Thursday.

Membership:

All students, faculty members and officers are entitled to become members of the Library. The membership is provided the library administration on admission of the student at SUB and validity of the student membership depends on the registration of courses in each semester.

 

The Computer Center

The prime objective of the center is to fulfill the day-to-day needs of the students, faculty and the university management. The labs are spread over the 3 campuses of the university; the center is managed by a pool of highly trained computer professionals. The facilities of the center include the following:

  1. Advanced Networking Labs for CCNA equipped with workstations, Cisco routers and Switches.
  2. Database labs with dedicated Database server.
  3. Software labs with major IDEs and Advanced development tools.
  4. General class labs with office suite software.
  5. Browsing labs with high speed board band internet access.

 

Multimedia, Internet and Wi-Fi

All class rooms are equipped with multi-media facilities and internet access.  The executive areas of the university have access to Wi-Fi. A CCTV network covers the entire campus all day.


Program


Admission Process

Student Admission Policy

Eligibility for admission in B. Pharm. Course

  1. Candidate must have a minimum aggregate GPA 6.50 in SSC/ “O” level or equivalent and HSC/ “A” level or equivalent examinations (in a total scale of 10).
  2. Candidate must pass SSC/ “O” level or recognized equivalents and HSC/ “A” level or recognized equivalents in Science Group and obtain a minimum GPA 3.0 (in a scale of 5) without any additional subject.
  • Candidate must pass HSC/ “A” level or recognized equivalent examination with a minimum GPA 3.0 in Chemistry and Biology separately and a minimum GPA 2.0 in Mathematics (in a scale of 5).
  1. Foreign students must have passed 12 education years and got same grades in equivalent examinations from foreign recognized institutions.
  2. The student must pass HSC/ “A” level or recognized equivalents with the following science subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics.
  3. However candidates having no Mathematics at the HSC/ “A” level or recognized equivalents may be admitted, but they need to take an extra 3 (three) credits course on Mathematics relevant to B. Pharm. curriculum.

(Recognized equivalents mean Education Board, Madrasah Board and Bangladesh Technical Education Board)

 

 

Student Admission Policy

Eligibility for admission in M. Pharm. Course

Students seeking admission to pursue the course for the degree of M. Pharm. should have passed the B. Pharm. from this university or any other recognized institute/university at home and abroad. Students having 3 years B. Pharm. plus 1 year M. Pharm. degree are also eligible to be enrolled in M. Pharm. course of State University.


Admission Eligibility

Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons.)

Students are admitted to the Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons.) program after passing the admission test. Students who have passed H.S.C./’A’ level / equivalent exams having physics, chemistry, biology and mathematics and a minimum GPA 2.50 in both SSC and HSC or equivalent are qualified to appear in the admission test.

*O-level: 5 courses with minimum GPA 2.5
*A-level: 2 courses with minimum GPA 2.5

Master of Pharmacy

Admission Requirements

Students seeking admission to pursue the course for the degree of M. Pharm. should have passed the B. Pharm. from this university or any other recognized institute/university at home and abroad. Students having 3 years B. Pharm. plus 1 year M. Pharm. degree are also eligible to be enrolled in M. Pharm. course of State University.


Faculty Members

 
Prof. Dr. M A Rashid

B. Pharm. (Hons.), M. Pharm. (DU), FRSC

PhD (Strathclyde, UK)

Advisor

 
Prof. Md. Saiful Islam Pathan

M. Pharm (DU)

Professor & Head

 
Md. Hassan Kawsar

M. Pharm. (JU)

Associate Professor

 
Md. Rakib Uddin

M. Pharm. (DU)

Assistant Professor (on leave)

 
Mohammad Firoz Khan

M.Pharm (DU)

Assistant Professor & Coordinator (M.Pharm)

 
Shamshad Ferdousee

M Phil (DU)

Assistant Professor

 
Dr. Shazid Md. Sharker

B. Pharm. (KU) M. Phil (DU) PhD (Korea)

Assistant Professor

 
Md. Kamal Hossain Ripon

Pharmacology PhD Candidate (South Korea)

Assistant Professor (Study Leave)

 
S. M. Ashikur Rahman

Chemistry PhD Candidate (West Virginia University,USA)

Senior Lecturer (Study Leave)

 
Md. Yeunus Mian

Chemistry PhD Candidate (Uni. of Wisconsin-Milwaukee,USA)

Senior Lecturer (Study Leave)

 
Md. Kamrul Islam

M.Pharm (DU)

Senior Lecturer

 
Mr. Muhammed Mahfuzur Rahman

M. Pharm (DU)

Senior Lecturer & Coordinator (B. Pharm.)

 
Md. Rahatullah Razan

M. Pharm. (DU)

Lecturer (Study Leave)

 
Farhana Ahmed

M. Pharm. (DU)

Lecturer (Study Leave)

 
Md. Shafaat -Al- Mehedi

Chemistry PhD Candidate (Michigan State University,USA)

Lecturer (Study Leave)

 
Mr. Md. Abdul Bari

M. Pharm (DU)

Senior Lecturer & Coordinator (M. Pharm.)

 
Ms. Sharmeen Asad

M. Pharm. (DU)

Lecturer

 
Md. Tariqul Haque Tuhin

Pharmaceutics & Drug Design PhD Candidate (University of the Pacific,USA)

Lecturer (Study Leave)

 
Md.Shariful Islam

M. Pharm. (DU)

Lecturer & Student Counselor (B. Pharm.)

 
Md. Shahidulla Kayser

M. Pharm. (DU)

Lecturer

 
D. A. Anwar Al- Aman

M. Pharm. (DU)

Lecturer

 
Ridwan Bin Rashid

MS in Microbiology, DU

Lecturer

 
Parsa Sanjana Haque

B. Pharm. (DU)

Lecturer

 
Tasmia Ahmed

B. Pharm. (DU)

Lecturer

 
Mr. Md. Jabir Hasnain

M. Pharm. (DU)

Lecturer

 
Mr. Nurul Islam Setu

M. Pharm. (DU)

Lecturer

 
Mahfuza Afrose Soma

B. Pharm. (DU)

Lecturer

Adjunct Faculty Members


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