School of Pharmacy
A message from the Dean
We are a dynamic school with a talented and internationally recognised faculty. The school offers honours Bachelor programmes in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Chemistry with various credit transfer options. Postgraduate degree programmes are offered in conjunction with the School of Postgraduate studies. The faculty embraces pedagogy focused on student-centred learning. In addition, our students participate in community outreach and service-learning activities. In our commitment to excellence in education and research, the School continually evolves its programmes in light of regional and global development.
A/Prof Dr Mohd Zulkefeli Mat Jusoh
Dean, School of Pharmacy
B.Pharm.Sc (Hiroshima), M.Pharm.Sc (Hiroshima), Ph.D (Hiroshima), RPh
About the School
The School of Pharmacy currently has the highest number of faculty members, registered students and alumni of any other private pharmacy school in Malaysia. We enjoy a lively and stimulating academic environment in which lecturers, researchers, practitioners and students interact.
The faculty have an excellent record in securing research funding and industrial consultancy. All are connected by an interest in medicines – how they work, how they are made and how they are used by people to stay healthy, to prevent and treat diseases.
The School delivers undergraduate pharmacy and pharmaceutical chemistry programmes that meet the needs of a changing world. Both these fields are in demand and our graduates successfully transition into careers within healthcare, the pharmaceutical sector and academia.Our alumni are to be found in position of leadership and influence in private and public sectors.
Since 2018, the School of Pharmacy has been a FIP (International Pharmaceutical Federation) academic institutional member. This membership opens doors to insights on higher-level Faculty functioning – such as partnerships, faculty building, and multidisciplinary-resource sharing, in turn paving the way towards quality pharmacy education.
Vision & Mission
To be an iconic School of Pharmacy recognised for its Teaching & Learning and research accomplishments that creates professionally prepared graduates who are competent, ethical, caring, interprofessional partners committed to serving society.
To continually improve the School of Pharmacy’s education, research and healthcare activities in the areas of continual enhancement of teaching and learning delivery for all programmes, increase in research outputs, maximising opportunities for professional service, student interprofessional learning & experiential learning, employment of fit-for-purpose staff and to be community minded.