Ph.D pharmacology - Superior University Lahore

Ph.D Pharmacology

Build the skills to lead in Ph.D Pharmacology

Superior University’s PhD Pharmacology program aims to provide students with a deep understanding of the mechanisms of drug action and the principles of drug discovery and development. Throughout the program, students will have the opportunity to conduct independent research under the guidance of experienced faculty members while gaining a broad understanding of pharmacological concepts and techniques. The graduates of this program will be well-prepared for a career in academia, industry, or government research institutions.

Total Credit Hours
Course Duration (Years)

Eligibility Criteria:

MPhil/MS or equivalent qualification recognized by HEC with a minimum CGPA of 3.0 or First Division in a relevant subject.
The candidate has passed University Admission Test for Ph.D. with a minimum of 70% marks. Those having valid GRE-Subject Test (with minimum 60 percentile score) or GAT (with minimum 60% marks) in relevant subject are exempted from University Admission Test for Ph.D.

Semester 1

CoursesCredit Hours
Biochemical and Molecular Pharmacology3
Research Methods in Pharmacology3
Advanced Pharmacology3

Semester 2

CoursesCredit Hours
Evaluation of Selected Pharmacological Activities3
Toxicokinetic Studies and Metabolic Disorders3
Computational Pharmacology 3

Semester 3

CoursesCredit Hours
Research Work and Thesis Writing30

*To accommodate modern trends, Institute may reserve the right to change course requirements, fees, course classifications, course contents, class schedules, venues, faculty and the like, whenever it deems appropriate.