About the college
College of Pharmacy at King Abdulaziz University
Out of interest and the comprehensive renaissance witnessed by the Kingdom in various fields,
especially the fields of health and education, to improve the health and treatment services provided to the citizen,
Royal Decree No. 89 was issued on 2/6/1422 AH to establish the College of Pharmacy with its various departments to be within
the system of the prestigious King Abdulaziz University, and the college The second for pharmacy in the Kingdom, and the first to
offer the Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program. The advanced study program of the College of Pharmacy is unique and distinguished
in the Arab region, as it was developed by the latest international methods in pharmaceutical education, where the college graduate
receives a degree. Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD). This graduate is distinguished by his theoretical and practical studies and experience by
his ability to play an effective role within the therapeutic medical team.
This distinguished role of the college graduate will be reflected in providing better health care and service,
reducing drug misuse, as well as reducing the cost of medical treatment. The college graduate is also qualified
to practice the profession of pharmacy in all its forms and in all its other fields, such as working in public
and private hospital pharmacies, as well as the fields of drug manufacturing and development, and scientific
and academic research centers interested in pharmaceutical sciences.