Bachelor of Pharmacy Degree Program (B. Pharm Degree) conducted by Department of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura is a 4 – year degree course. If you have required Z score in A/L Biological Science steam you can enter this program
This program has been conducted since 2006. Those who pass out from this course find 100% employability. Increasing demand for pharmacy graduates is prevalent in the country due mainly to the expansion of the Pharmaceutical industry and to meet current requirements in the hospital sector.
This course has a rich academic tradition, a long history, considerable amount of resources and a very competent nationally and internationally reputed academic staff that.
With a B. Pharm you can get a job in either of following sectors
- manufacturing or “drug oriented” jobs
- services sectors in pharmacy practice (i.e community Pharmacy, Hospital Pharmacy, Clinical Pharmacy, Industrial Pharmacy and Regulatory affairs) or “patient oriented” jobs
Faculty intends to increase the student intake annually up to 50 from 2020.
Dr. Jayantha Wijayabandara, Ph. D, FASP
Head, Department of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences,