Pharmacology is a specialization in Pharmacy that deals with the study of drugs. In this specialization, students learn to study and identify the effects of drugs in both animal and human models as well as in patients. They study how the drugs and pharmaceuticals interact with the biological components of the body. It is a complex science requiring background in several ancillary subjects such as biochemistry, anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology etc.
The department provides a vibrant and self-motivated environment for conducting high quality research and teaching in the field of pharmacology and toxicology. The department aspires to conduct independent and reciprocated research in pharmacology and enforcement of the disciplines of pharmacology as an integral part in the medical field.