The department of Pharmaceutical Sciences comprises 9 academic staff and 13 support staff. Department’s practical courses are supported by highly and modern equipped 8 teaching laboratories. The department offers 57 hrs out of the 93 obligatory courses which can be divided into three categories: chemistry, pharmaceutics, and supplement courses. The chemistry courses are pharmaceutical organic chemistry, pharmaceutical analytical chemistry, clinical biochemistry, pharmacognesy and phytochemistry, medicinal chemistry, and advanced drug design. The courses under the pharmaceutics category include: physical pharmacy, dispensing and compounding, pharmaceutical technology, instrumental analysis, cosmetics, and advance pharmaceutical technology. Regarding the supporting courses, it includes pharmaceutical statistics, research methodology, pharmaceutical microbiology, immunology, pharmaceutical biotechnology. The department also offers 12 elective courses. The department uniquely offers very specialized courses that are not existed in any other plans in Jordan . The research interests of the faculty members in the Department are the isolation and characterization of biologically active compounds, and drug analysis in the areas of physical pharmacy, industrial pharmacy, drug delivery systems, computer aid drug design, nanomedicine and nanotechnology.