Bachelor of Pharmacy (B. Pharm.)

Bachelor of Pharmacy (B. Pharm.)
  • Pharmacy
  • Bachelor of Pharmacy (B. Pharm.)
Starts from:Wed, October 20, 2021
Campus Location

New/471,University Road,Arefin Nagar, Baizid Bostami, Chattogram,Bangladesh,Chattogram,Bangladesh

Class Description

Faculty of Science and Engineering

Department of Pharmacy

Dr. Mohammed Ibrahim, Head of the department

Southern University Bangladesh.

Permanent Campus: Arifin Nagar, Baizid, Chattagram.

Tel: 2851336—9; 2869343; 2867503; 626744; Ext: 106, 112, 115,,


Message from the Head of the Department

Welcome to the Department of Pharmacy, Southern University Bangladesh. We are offering an excellent learning environment for quality pharmacy education. Department of Pharmacy is running an undergraduate program- Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honors) through an integrated course curriculum. Our students can attend lectures in modern classrooms, do research in well-equipped laboratories, enjoy the campus life with diverse co and extracurricular activities and prepare themselves for a bright future in the competitive world.

About Us

  • Academic Programs
  • Vision & Mission
  • Faculty Profile
  • Research Activities
  • Laboratory Facilities
  • Contact

Academic Programs

Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons.)

Pharmacy is a multidisciplinary subject. The good practice of pharmacy today is one of the most crucial components in providing proper healthcare services worldwide. Department of Pharmacy, Southern University Bangladesh was established in 2006 and has designed an undergraduate program to produce competent graduates capable of meeting the challenges of a rapidly evolving healthcare sector.

The Bachelor of Pharmacy (B. Pharm, 4 years Honors) comprises of 163 credits approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and Pharmacy Council of Bangladesh (PCB).We have qualified faculty members, well equipped research facilities, internet access and library containing large collection of books, articles, and journals. Our faculties work on different research projects with students and publish research articles in distinguished journals on a regular basis, along with teaching and other extracurricular activities. Using innovative, amicable and interactive techniques, we make pharmacy education exciting for the students.

This program is designed specifically for students who wish to pursue a career in different areas of drug discovery, formulation development, drug manufacturing, pharmaceutical marketing, hospital and clinical pharmacy, scientific research, and higher education and teaching. The goal of Department of Pharmacy’s Bachelor degree program is to offer the students opportunity to obtain a high-quality education for personal growth and professional advancement.

Semester system: Bi semester (six months/semester)

Student Admission Policy

Eligibility for admission in B. Pharm. according to the Guidelines of Pharmacy Council Bangladesh:

  • 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).
  • 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).
  • Candidate must pass HSC/ “A” level or recognized equivalent examination in current year or one previous year.
  • Foreign students must have passed 12 education years and got same grades in equivalent examinations from foreign recognized institutions.
  • The student must pass HSC/ “A” level or recognized equivalents with the following science subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics.
  • 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.
  • Admission should be based on competitive written test evaluations. In addition to written test, an oral test may be taken for further assessment.


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

Course Schedule

                                        Year/ Semester           1st /1st 

S/N Subject Code Subject Name Credits
1 PH 1101 Introduction to Pharmacy 3
2 PH 1103 Inorganic Pharmacy-I 3
3 PH 1105 Human Anatomy 3
4 PH 1107 Organic Pharmacy-I 3
5 PH 1109 Human Physiology-I 3
6 PH 1110 Human Physiology-I Lab 1
7 PH 1100 Oral Assessment-I 1
Total Credits 17

           Year/ Semester                 1st /2nd   

S/N Subject Code Subject Name Credits
1 PH 1201 Pharmacognosy-I 3
2 PH 1202 Pharmacognosy-I lab 1
3 PH1203 Organic Pharmacy-II 3
4 PH 1204 Organic Pharmacy Lab 1
5 PH 1205 Human Physiology-II 3
6 PH 1206 Human Physiology-II Lab 1
7 PH 1207 Inorganic Pharmacy-II 3
8 PH1208 Inorganic Pharmacy Lab 1
9 PH 1200 Oral Assessment-II 1
Total Credits 17

                                                          Year/ Semester                 2nd/3rd    

S/N Subject Code

Subject Name

1 PH 2301 Pharmaceutical Microbiology and Immunology-I 3
2 PH 2303 Pharmacognosy-II 3
3 PH 2304 Pharmacognosy-II Lab 1
4 PH 2305 Physical Pharmacy-I 3
5 PH 2307 Biomolecular Pharmacy 3
6 PH 2308 Biomolecular Pharmacy Lab 1
7 PH 2309 Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics-I 3
8 PH 2310 Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics-I Lab 1
9 PH 2300 Oral Assessment-III 1
Total Credits 19
                                                     Year/ Semester                  2nd/4th   

Subject Code

Subject Name

1 PH2401 Pharmaceutical Technology-I 3
2 PH 2403 Pharmacology-I 3
3 PH 2404 Pharmacology-I Lab 1
4 PH 2405 Pharmaceutical Biotechnology 3
5 PH 2407 Physical Pharmacy-II 3
6 PH2408 Physical Pharmacy  Lab 1
7 PH 2409 Medicinal Chemistry-I 3
8 PH 2400 Oral Assessment-IV 1

Total Credits


                                                        Year/ Semester                3rd/5th   

S/N Subject Code Subject Name Credits
1 PH 3501 Pharmaceutical Engineering-I 3
2 PH 3503 Pharmacology -II 3
3 PH 3504 Pharmacology –II Lab 1
4 PH 3505 Pharmaceutical Microbiology and Immunology -II 3
5 PH 3506 Pharmaceutical Microbiology and Immunology  Lab 1
6 PH 3507 Pharmaceutical Analysis 3
7 PH 3508 Pharmaceutical Analysis Lab 1
8 PH 3509 Medicinal Chemistry-II 3
9 PH 3510 Medicinal Chemistry Lab 1
10 PH 3500 Oral Assessment-V 1
Total Credits


                      Year/ Semester                  3rd /6th   
S/N Subject Code Subject Name Credits
1 PH 3601 Pharmaceutical Technology-II 3
2 PH 3602 Pharmaceutical Technology–II Lab 1
3 PH 3603 Pharmaceutical Instrumental Analysis 3
4 PH 3605 Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics-II 3
5 PH 3607 Cosmetology 3
6 PH 3608 Cosmetology Lab 1
7 PH 3609 Pharmaceutical Regulatory Affairs 2
8 PH 3600 Oral Assessment-VI 1
Total Credits 17

Year/Semester            4th /7th   

S/N Subject Code Subject Name Credits
1 PH 4701 Hospital and Community Pharmacy 2
2 PH 4703 Pharmacy Practices 3
3 PH 4705 Pharmaceutical Engineering-II 3
4 PH 4707 Clinical Skills and Toxicology 3
5 PH 4709 Modern Instrumental Analysis and Quality Assurance 3
6 PH 4710 Modern Instrumental Analysis and Quality Assurance Lab 1
7 PH 4711 Clinical Pharmacy and Pathology 3
8 PH 4712 Clinical Pharmacy and  Pathology  Lab 1
9 PH 4700 Oral Assessment-VII 1
Total Credits 20


  Year/ Semester   4th /8th   

S/N Subject Code Subject Name Credit
1 PH 4801 Pharmaceutical Technology-III 3
2 PH 4802 Pharmaceutical Technology-III Lab 1
3 PH 4803 Pharmaceutical Management   and Marketing 3
4 PH 4805 Pharmacology -III 3
5 PH 4800I Industrial Training and Assessment 1
6 PH 4800P Research Planning and Project Work 1+4
7 PH 4800 Oral Assessment-VIII 1
Total Credits 17


General Education Courses

S/N Subject Code Subject Name Credits
1 EN 1020 Spoken English 3
2 BS 1100 Bangladesh Studies 3
3 CS 1050 Introduction to Computer 3
4  MA 1160 Introduction to Statistics 3
5 EN 2000 English Expository Writing 3
6 MA 2150 Business Mathematics 3
Total Credits 18

Vision & Mission



The vision of Department of Pharmacy, Southern University Bangladesh is to offer high quality pharmacy educational opportunities enable students to reach their individual academic and career goals in the field of pharmaceutical science produce highly competent and world class professional graduates to serve the nation and worldwide.


Our mission is to produce highly competitive and innovative professional graduates by providing them time-befitting learning environment and equipping them with modern facilities, pacing with up-to-date knowledge, latest skills and positive attitude that may help in creating quality health care services to the society and nation as a whole.

Full Time Faculty Members

Photographs Name, Designation & Contact Area of interest Profile link
Professor M Mohi Uddin Chowdhury. Pro VC


Specialization: Pharmaceutics, Pharmacognosy, Pharmaceutical Quality Control and Analytical Method Validation etc.


Dr. Mohammed Ibrahim

Head and Associate Professor



Specialization: Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology, Phytochemistry and Clinical Pharmacy

Research Interest (s): Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacy

Ms. Irin Sultana

Assistant Professor



Area of Specialization: Biopharmaceutics and Biochemistry


Research Interest (s): Phytochemistry, Biotechnology

Mr. Md. Qamrul Ahsan

Assistant Professor



Area of Specialization: Pharmaceutical analysis and Quality Assurance


Research Interest (s): Pharmaceutical analysis, Formulation Technology and Phytochemistry

Mr. Abdullah Al Faruq




Area of Specialization: Organic Pharmacy and Hospital & Community Pharmacy



Research Interest (s): Natural product chemistry


Photographs Name, Designation & Contact Area of interest Profile link
Ms. Sarrin Shahadat




Area of Specialization: N/A


Research Interest (s): Phytochemistry, Microbiology, Pharmacology.


Mr. Mohammed Mashrur Chowdhury




Area of Specialization: N/A



Research Interest (s): Formulation Technology, Drug-Delivery system, Pharmacology


Msd. Zakya Tasneem


Area of Specialization: N/A


Research Interest (s): Phytochemistry, Pharmacology.


Ms. Tajbiha E Mowla




Area of Specialization: N/A


Research Interest (s):

Pharmacology, Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmaceutics, Bioinformatics, Biotechnology


Photographs Name, Designation & Contact Area of interest Profile link
Ms. Jasmin Akther Hossain




(Study leave, USA)

Area of Specialization: Plant Chemistry and Pharmacology , Pharmacokinetic and Pharmacodyamic (PKPD)


Research Interest (s): Pharmacokinetics and studies of new drugs based on Simcyp

Mr. Md. Sazid Ashraf




(Study leave, USA)

Specialization: Formulation development, analytical method development


Research Interest (s): Transdermal Drug Delivery


Ms. ZillyHoma

Teaching Assistant



Area of Specialization: N/A


Research Interest (s): Phytochemistry


Research Activities

Research discovers, elucidates, and evaluates new knowledge, ideas, and the technologies essential in driving the future of society and humanity. Research fosters professional excellence in faculty, important for delivering outstanding student education and training. Department of Pharmacy has a lot of research publications in peer reviewed national and international journals.

  • List of Project/Thesis 2020
  • Publication


Laboratory Facilities

The Department of Pharmacy Southern University Bangladesh has eight laboratories. They are:

  1. Inorganic and Physical Pharmacy Laboratory
  2. Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry Laboratory
  3. Organic Pharmacy & Medicinal Chemistry Laboratory
  4. Pharmaceutical Analysis Laboratory
  5. Physiology & Pharmacology Laboratory
  6. Pharmaceutical Microbiology Laboratory
  7. Pharmaceutical Technology & Cosmetology Laboratory
  8. Biopharmaceutics & Pharmacokinetics Laboratory


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