RAK College of Pharmaceutical Sciences (RAKCOPS)
RAK College of Pharmaceutical Sciences (RAKCOPS) commenced the B.Pharm program in the academic year 2007-2008 with a total of 19 students. The college is accredited by Commission for Academic Accreditation (CAA) & Ministry of Education and Higher education affairs, UAE. Master Programs in Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Clinical Pharmacy & Pharmaceutics were commenced from the academic year 2012-13 onwards. The college has signed MOU with Julphar and other Pharmaceutical industries and hospitals for students training. In the last 11 years, 201 have graduated with B.Pharm and 26 with MS degrees.
Bachelor of Pharmacy Degree Program (B Pharm) is aligned at level 7 of the ten level Qualification Frameworks Emirates. The program comprises of 6 Months of General Education one year of basic sciences and two-and-half years of Pharmaceutical sciences including Practice School thus a total of 04 years.
The curriculum has been developed to provide learning opportunities enabling pharmacy students to acquire fundamental knowledge, develop basic skills and appreciate principles relevant to health care in the context of the community.
MASTER OF SCIENCE in the specializations of Clinical Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Pharmaceutics comprises of a two year program with first year of course work and the second year for dissertation work.
B.Pharm program has obtained final Accreditation from Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research and admissions is in progress for the academic session commencing every September.