List of Pharmacy institutions whose facilities for teaching PHARMACY courses are recognized by the Pharmacy Council of Pakistan according to Pharmacy Act 1967 for the purpose of Registration as Pharmacists in Registers A and B, is being published for the information and guidance of the public in general and students in particular.
Institutions offering Degree Programs for Registration in Register “A” Recognized Programs
(a) Public Sector
University College of Pharmacy, University of the Punjab, Lahore B. Pharmacy & Pharm. D.
Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Karachi, Karachi B. Pharmacy & Pharm. D.
No other institution offering/running courses in Pharmacy has been granted recognition/ permission. Students desirous to seek admission in the Pharmacy Institutions and their parents/guardians are advised in their own interest to obtain admission in an institution, where the Pharmacy courses and the required facilities have been recognized/permitted by the Pharmacy Council of Pakistan. For more information, the Pharmacy Council website (www.pharmacycouncil.org.pk) may be visited. It is further informed that w.e.f. from September 2009, the minimum entrance qualification for admission to Pharm. D. Program has been revised to 60% marks in Intermediate (Pre-Medical).
The students studying in Pharm. D. Program are also advised to enroll with Pharmacy Council of Pakistan through their institutions. Effective from 2011, after successfully completing their degree course, their registration as “Pharmacists” will be based on this enrollment.