Department of Pharmacy

Dept. Coordinator

Prof. Dr. Tarannum Naz

Welcome to the Department of Pharmacy, Varendra University.  

With the realization of the increased local and global demand for pharmacy graduates in pharmaceutical industries, academic and research institutions, hospitals, government services and health-related institutions, the Department of Pharmacy started its journey in January 2013 at VU. 

The Department of Pharmacy with its approval from the University Grants Commission (UGC) and accreditation from the Pharmacy Council of Bangladesh (PCB), is currently running its undergraduate course, Bachelor of Pharmacy or B. Pharm (Honors). B. Pharm (Honors) of Varendra University is a four-year program divided into eight (8) semesters (2 semesters/year). The curriculum is modern and up to date with the reputed Bangladeshi and foreign universities.

The department has qualified faculty members, modern classrooms, sufficient research facilities and a department library enriched with books, journals and articles. Being highly IT-Oriented, the department successfully shifted all its activities online amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The department is producing skilled, competent and efficient manpower in the pharmaceutical, health, research, and educational sector. Graduates from this department are currently working in reputed pharmaceutical industries at home and abroad, pursuing higher studies and are working in the government health sector. 

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