Pharmaceutical Sciences

Riphah Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (RIPS) is functioning under the umbrella of Riphah International University – a chartered “W” Category University by the Federal Government and recognized by the Higher Education Commission. The Institute has already been inspected for affiliation by the Pakistan Pharmacy Council. The institute is housed in a purpose-built dedicated campus. RIPS has 14 Labs, 5 Lecture Halls an auditorium, and a Conference room. All the laboratories are fully equipped with the latest equipment for conducting practical as well as research work. The Labs, Lecture Halls Seminar Library, auditorium, and Conference room are all air-conditioned while the Lecture Halls are fully equipped with multimedia systems/overhead projectors and sound system. RIPS has a strong Faculty of 30 highly qualified and experienced academicians including 5 Ph.D.’s. besides 8 visiting faculty members. RIPS has two libraries, the Main Library and the Seminar library which maintains a Book Bank providing textbooks to all the students.

Offered Programs

Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm-D)

M Phil Pharmacology

M Phil Pharmaceutics

M Phil Pharmaceutical Chemistry

M Phil Pharmacognosy

M Phil Pharmacy Practice

PHD Programs


  • Basic education and training of students to ensure the rational use of medications.
  • To develop human resources in the field of Pharmacy who can respond to the present as well as future needs of society at home and abroad with an ethical orientation.
  • Mentoring and training staff members to enhance their professional competency.
  • Making sound decisions supported by evidence-based medicine through research on medication use and patient safety.
  • Utilizing research methods to identify the most cost-effective use of medications.
  • Initiating and supporting interdisciplinary collaborative research.
  • To have collaborative research interaction with universities and research institutions in Pakistan and also abroad.

Aims & Objectives


Dear Students, Riphah Institute of Pharmaceutical Science has the honor to be the pioneer institute which started Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm-D) program. Alhamdolilah, today Riphah ranks among top institutions in the country. I welcome you to explore the possibility of joining Riphah International University.
Prof. Dr. Arif Ullah Khan
Dean & Director RIPS


UAN: 033-11-000-111,
UAN Lahore: 042-111-747-424