PhD Programs are offered in the following three Subjects:

  • Pharmaceutics
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Pharmacology

High quality pharmacy education delivered in a safe, professional and easy environment at the Department of Pharmacy, Riphah International University are producing high quality, problem solving pharmacy professionals well equipped with the knowledge, skills and abilities to deliver appropriate, effective and efficient pharmacy services for  improving patient care and quality of life by offering workable solutions to problems / major issues in the Health Care System, the Pharmaceutical Industry and its Quality Systems, Academia and Research in the Pharmaceutical Sector.

List of Courses for PhD Pharmacy (Pharmaceutics)

  • Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology
  • Specialized Drug Delivery Systems
  • Applications of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
  • Pharmaceutical Product Development
  • Advances in Drug Designing
  • Trends in Clinical Pharmacy
  • Bioinformatics
  • Professional Ethics

List of Courses for PhD Pharmacy (Pharmaceutical Chemistry)

  •  Advanced Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry
  • Phytochemistry
  • Retrosynthetic drug analysis
  • Applied Medicinal Chemistry
  • Structural Elucidation and Analysis of Drugs
  • Advances in Biochemistry
  • Bioinformatics
  • Professional Ethics 

List of Courses for PhD Pharmacy (Pharmacology)

  • Autonomic Pharmacology
  • Advanced cardiovascular Pharmacology
  • Inflammo-and-Immunopharmacology
  • Chemotherapeutic Agents
  • Advancement in Neuropharmacology
  • Advances in Airways and Gut Pharmacology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Professional Ethics

Course Facts

Study Level Study Mode Program Length Credit Hours Intake Class Timings 1st Semester Fee
Doctoral Full Time 3 - 6 Years 40 Spring & Fall Semesters Weekdays Evening Rs. 143,941

Entry To PhD Programs

Eligibility Seats Selection Criteria Scholarships Offered at Start Date Application
18 years of education in relevant discipline with minimum 60% marks or 3.0/4.0 CGPA NTS GAT Subject with 60 marks. 5

Academic Qualification: 70%
Test/Interview: 30%

Need & Merit Based upto 100%

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Program Structure


Course Code Name Credit Hours
PhP-916 Advanced cardiovascular Pharmacology 3
PhP-901 Advanced Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry 3
PhP-919 Advancement in Neuropharmacology 3
PhP-920 Advances in Airways and Gut Pharmacology 3
PhP-906 Advances in Biochemistry 3
PhP-913 Advances in Drug Designing 3
PhP-911 Applications of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology 3
PhP-904 Applied Medicinal Chemistry 3
PhP-915 Autonomic Pharmacology 3
PhP-907 Bioinformatics 2
PhP-918 Chemotherapeutic Agents 3
PhP-917 Inflammo-and-Immunopharmacology 3
PhP-909 Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology 3
PhP-912 Pharmaceutical Product Development 3
PhP-902 Phytochemistry 3
PhP-908 Professional Ethics 1
PhP-903 Retrosynthetic drug analysis 3
PhP-910 Specialized Drug Delivery Systems 3
PhP-905 Structural Elucidation and Analysis of Drugs 3
PhP-914 Trends in Clinical Pharmacy 3