Chairperson's Message

Pharmacy plays a crucial role in the health care, and drug delivery system of a country. Pakistan needs highly competent pharmacy professionals to meet the challenges of 21st century. Keeping in view this perspective, we are determined to prepare pharmacy graduates who can play an effective role in the rational use of drugs, adverse drugs action monitoring, safe and effective drug delivery system, proper storage of drugs, pharmaceutical management and research & development.

Pharmacists play a vital role in the health of their communities in a variety of settings including hospitals, long-term care facilities, hospital pharmacies, community pharmacies, production facilities, research & development, regulatory agencies and within the pharmaceutical industry.

The mission of Shifa College of Pharmaceutical Sciences (SCPS) is to provide excellent education in a stimulating environment where delivery of superb pharmaceutical care is integrated with nationally and internationally recognized research and state of the art Shifa International Hospitals, Islamabad. In order to achieve our mission, we apply innovative and proven educational methods to produce pharmacists who possess the skills and knowledge they need to serve their patients in an ethical and professional manner and make available best possible care for the ailing humanity.

The Curriculum has been designed incorporating the requirements of Pharmacy Council of Pakistan (PCP) and the latest development taking place in the field of pharmacy globally. Our academic program is accredited/recognized by the Pharmacy Council of Pakistan (PCP), Academic Council of STMU and the Higher Education Commission (HEC). We will make every effort to create an excellent teaching learning environment and see that the students will be able to unfold their potential, closely interact with the faculty and visiting scientist from the pharmaceutical industry time to time and participate actively in various extracurricular activities.

We remain committed to extending the scope of the profession and preparing tomorrow’s leaders to best serve the needs of the nation. "I extend warmest welcome to all the new entrants in our undergraduate and postgraduate program(s) and wish you success in all your endeavor and future career."

 

Prof. Dr. Tausif A. Rajput
B.Pharm, M.Phil, PhD
Chairperson & Director Campus
Shifa College of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Shifa Tameer-e-Millat University, Islamabad

Academic Advisor's Message

It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to Shifa College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, a constituent college of Shifa Tameer-e-Millat University, Islamabad. Pakistan has progressed a lot over the last few years in research and professional practices in the field of Pharmaceutical Sciences, which is evident from the exponential growth of academic institutions, pharmacy care services and pharmaceutical industry. With major advancement in the research culture, career opportunities are extensive and varied in this rapidly expanding field. Despite all this, there is an acute shortage of properly trained and capable pharmaceutical management professionals.

SCPS is a constituent college of Shifa Tameer-e-Millat University; a higher seat of learning and an educational institution of distinction, combining excellence with innovation. SCPS inculcates a high value on providing its students with a fulfilling educational experience with unmatched research exposure. The courses are well poised to deliver talent and harness the potential of young minds. Our focus is to impart a quality education with practical skills necessary for the start of a successful career in Pharmaceutical Sciences.

In Pakistan, as elsewhere in the world, courses imparting practical knowledge are the fastest growing segment in the world of education. The courses developed in tandem with the industry are well poised to train the youth to meet the challenge of a rapidly developing society and nation. The dream is realized through active mentoring by faculty and professional training at one of the premier medical facility in the country; Shifa International Hospitals.  

At STMU, we deliver education with a global perspective and in tune with rapidly changing and advancing environment. “I’m confident you will find your learning with SCPS a stimulating and rewarding experience”

 

Prof. Dr. Sagheer Ahmed
B.Pharm, M.Phil, PhD
Academic Advisor
Shifa College of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Shifa Tameer-e-Millat University, Islamabad