Welcome to the website of the department of pharmaceutics in the college of pharmacy at King Saud University, the oldest department of pharmaceutics in the country and one of the oldest in the region. It was established in 1959 (1379 H).
The department has a major contribution to the college undergraduate programs, mainly to the bachelor of pharmaceutical sciences program, through offering core and elective courses in different areas of pharmaceutics and microbiology. The department also offers master and PhD programs in pharmaceutics and a master joint program in collaboration with the medicinal chemistry department.
Research activities in the department cover different areas of pharmaceutics and related sciences including drug formulation, quality control of pharmaceutical products, drug delivery, pharmacokinetics, drug metabolism, drug interactions, microbiology, biotechnology and nanotechnology. Please refer to the websites of the faculty members for more details.
I hope you will enjoy browsing this site and find it useful. Please feel free to contact us for further details or in case if you have any suggestion or comments.
Prof. Fahad Al-Jenoobi,
Head, Department of Pharmaceutics