Objectives and Vision

Promotion of human health through safe, efficacious and affordable pharmaceutical interventions.

To develop world class pharmacy graduates with capabilities and competencies to meet the national pharmaceutical challenges and patient care needs. The mission of the Department of Pharmaceutics and Microbiology is to educate and mentor students to:

  • Become excellent Pharmacists in the area of Pharmaceutical Compounding and Drug Development
  • Acquire the practical skills necessary for small and medium scale manufacture of pharmaceutical products in the laboratory.
  • Be aware of the immunological basis of disease and understand immunotherapy as an aspect of Pharmaceutical science
  • Contribute to the pursuit of knowledge by contributing meaningfully in the area of pharmaceutical research


  • To provide pharmacy students with requisite knowledge and technical and scientific skills for appropriate development of therapeutic substances of plant, animal and mineral origin in Ghana and    Africa.
  • To inculcate in pharmacy graduates the spirit of professionalism that will form the basis for integrated and multi-disciplinary approach to patient care in their practice of pharmacy and
  • To ensure that the students, upon graduation, will appreciate and demonstrate the importance and significance of research in advancing pharmaceutical care and developing sustainable life-long    learning habits.
  • To establish collaborative links with other schools of pharmacy for the promotion of mutual academic and research goals.