College Overview
The  College of Pharmacy is committed to the education of professional and graduate students who, upon graduation, can meet the public need for safe and effective pharmaceutical care. Students and faculty generate and disseminate knowledge contributing to the education and continual professional growth of pharmacists, educators, scientists, and other healthcare professionals. The characteristics of quality instruction, basic and applied research, community and professional service, and extensive instruction in all types of pharmacy practice settings contribute to making the College of Pharmacy programs rewarding and satisfying experiences.The College of Pharmacy and the Colleges of Medicine, Dentistry, and Health Sciences and the Sharjah teaching hospital have elements of their programs at The Complex of Medical and Health Sciences Colleges, thereby enhancing the potential for interdisciplinary learning, collaborative practice, and research. Both education and research are also strengthened by the Clinical Training Center (CTC), Sharjah Surgical Institute (SSI) and the Sharjah Research Institute situated within the same complex. 


The COP is committed to provide its students with a pharmacy education and learning experience of the highest quality; promoting the personal, social academic and career growth of pharmacy students that prepare them for leadership role in the pharmaceutical career system in Sharjah and the UAE; contributing to the enchantment of human health through engagement in discovery and development of new drug and delivering a high standard pharmaceutical services.


The vision of the COP is to achieve excellence in pharmaceutical education, research and services to society and professional and to recognized in the region for offering comprehensive pharmacy programs of the highest quality that prepare student meet the health challenges of today and tomorrow. This vision cannot be completely achieved in their undergraduate studies. In this regard, the COP had already applied for initial accreditation of its Master program in pharmaceutical sciences. 


The College is committed to contributing to society through state-of-the-art education and research as well as modern, innovative pharmacy practices and services.


The College maintains affiliation agreements with other hospitals and community pharmacies in the Sharjah Health District as well as with many other health and pharmacy facilities throughout the UAE. These educational partners provide a variety of outstanding pharmacy practice sites and experienced practitioners who serve as adjunct faculty members in the College. 


The location of the College of Pharmacy in the modern Medical and Health Sciences Complex in Sharjah University City provides ideal sites for contemporary academic programs along with many other advantages. Students receive individual attention and personal development under the direct instruction of an exceptional and dedicated faculty. Students have a number of opportunities to learn in a variety of pharmacy practice settings, interact with other health professionals, and enjoy the cultural programs available in the Emirate of Sharjah.