CUHAS - Bugando

CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH AND ALLIED SCIENCES

Bugando - Mwanza, Tanzania


School of Pharmacy (SOP)




The School of Pharmacy is one of the four Schools of The Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences. The original Master plan provided for the establishment of a Faculty of Pharmacy by 2004/2005. However, the faculty was established as a School of Pharmacy in 2009/2010; nearly five years behind schedule. The School of Pharmacy launched a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy Degree in the academic year 2010/2011. The goals of the programme are: To train highly qualified pharmacists, in order to meet the requirements of pharmaceutical services in Tanzania.

Laboratories
In the Laboratory
To produce pharmacists suited to the needs of the country, but, also meet the general standard of competence of pharmacists from other countries in the region. To stimulate and nurture in students and graduates the desire to initiate research in local drug problems and traditional medicinal plants as well as research into other fields of pharmaceutical and medical interest.

Laboratories
Pharmacy
In the Academic year 2010/2011 the School admitted 35 students and expects to enroll a similar number of students in the academic year 2011/201