Program Educational Objectives (PEO’s)
Graduates of Programme will:
a) Expand the knowledge base by pursuing higher
studies in various fields of Pharmaceutical Sciences and/ or Management.
b) Contribute to
the healthcare industry through research, development and other healthcare
c) Generate job opportunities through creation
d) Serve the
societal needs of health care with professional ethics and commitment.
Programme Outcomes (PO’s)
At graduation, the
learner will attain the following outcomes:
- Pharmacy Knowledge – Possess
knowledge and comprehension of the core and basic knowledge associated
with the profession of pharmacy, including biomedical sciences;
pharmaceutical sciences; behavioral, social, and administrative pharmacy
sciences; and manufacturing practices.
- Planning abilities –
Demonstrate effective planning abilities including time management,
resource management, delegation skills and organizational skills. Develop
and implement plans and organize work to meet deadlines.
- Problem Analysis – Utilize
the principles of scientific enquiry, thinking analytically, clearly and
critically, while solving problems and making decisions during daily
practice. Find, analyze, evaluate and apply information systematically and
shall make defensible decisions.
- Modern Tool Usage – Learn,
select, and apply appropriate methods and procedures, resources, and
modern pharmacy-related computing tools with an understanding of the
- Leadership skills –
Understand and consider the human reaction to change, motivation issues,
leadership and team-building when planning changes required for
fulfillment of practice, professional and societal responsibilities.
Assume participatory roles as responsible citizens or leadership roles
when appropriate to facilitate improvement in health and well-being.
- Professional Identity –
Understand, analyze and communicate the value of their professional roles
in society (e.g. health care professionals, promoters of health,
educators, managers, employers, employees).
- Pharmaceutical Ethics – Honour
personal values and apply ethical principles in professional and social
contexts. Demonstrate behavior that recognizes cultural and personal
variability in values, communication and lifestyles. Use ethical
frameworks; apply ethical principles while making decisions and take
responsibility for the outcomes associated with the decisions.
- Communication –
Communicate effectively with the pharmacy community and with society at
large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports, make
effective presentations and documentation, and give and receive clear
- The Pharmacist and Society – Apply
reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health,
safety and legal issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to
the professional pharmacy practice.
- Environment and sustainability –
Understand the impact of the professional pharmacy solutions in societal
and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and
need for sustainable development.
- Life-Long Learning – Recognize
the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in
independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of
technological change. Self-assess and use feedback effectively from others
to identify learning needs and to satisfy these
needs on an ongoing basis.