Hamdard University has maintained to develop a reputation of academic excellence and a firm commitment to its Founder Chancellor’s mission. Every member of the Hamdard University hold firm belief in their role-play of constructing a significant and continual development of a pool of enlightened professionals committed to service the mankind, as envisaged by the Shaheed Hakim Mohammad Said. The University does not want to rest on its laurels and therefore strives hard for further growth and maturity in order to be at par with renowned universities in the region.
The Main Campus of Hamdard University at Madinat al-Hikmah is spread over a picturesque landscape and is located in the vicinity of Sindh Baluchistan border 8 km from the commercial centre of the metropolis, on the main highway leading to Bund Murad Khan. The shades of green interlaced with flowers and fruits of varying hues and colours, coupled with a rich and varied fauna, sustained by the proximity of the Hub River, lend a distinct flavour to an ideal site suited to academic and research pursuits. Within its boundaries, purpose built architectural marvels of different faculties merge well into the planned landscape setting spread of over 350 acres.
It is in the context of this natural setting and historical site that Honourable Shaheed Hakim Mohammed Said envisioned and established Hamdard University – now one of the biggest seats of higher learning in the Private Sector in Pakistan. The University runs diversified academics departments offering programs consistent with the modern educational trends in line with curricula of the Higher Education Commission Pakistan. All departments are equipped with modern facilities and experienced faculty to help students excel in their academic endeavours.
Faculty of pharmacy founded by respective honourable Chancellor in 1997, aims to create community-serving, determined and highly skilled future pharmacists. Bait al-Hikmah (Central Library) has a collection of over 500,000 books and it subscribes research journals of various disciplines including Medicine and Pharmacy for facilitation of students and faculty. The institute has excellent animal house to cater the needs of research. Numerous equipments and other facilities can be used for the determination of Pharmacological and Toxicological effects of various herbs, plants, actives and their preparations. Studies can also be carried out on development of formulations of therapeutic value.
Hamdard University has the highest ranking in Pakistan and its Pharmacy Program is recognized by Pharmacy Council of Pakistan and Higher Education Commission. Our vision is to foster consistent excellence by innovating healthcare and Pharmaceutical Sciences, pioneering in the interdisciplinary fields, and encouraging perseverance in practices to nurture the diverse needs of the societies and nations. The goal of the faculty is to deliver high quality education with a pledge to give competent pharmacists and dexterous professionals to the world, serving to bestow care the patients and to become the integral part of their healthcare system both nationally and internationally.
At the moment we have campuses in Karachi and Islamabad and offering Pharm.D, M.Phil. and Ph.D. program in various disciplines. Our graduates are very well perceived worldwide and are serving in various reputable national and international organizations.
Join Hamdard University to experience the atmosphere of Madinat al-Hikmah – the city of knowledge and wisdom.”
Last update 25 February 2021