The Faculty of Pharmacy was reopened in Yarmouk University in 2013 after it being transferred to Jordan University of Science and Technology in 1986 to be part of the Faculty of Medicine.

The College began as a guest at the Faculty of Economics and Science until the Princess Iman Building was established at the southern headquarters of the University in 2019, which was funded by a generous grant from the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development at a cost of JD 6.5 million with a total area of ​​21,000 m2 and a capacity of 3,000 students.

The B.Sc. Pharmacy degree programme in Yarmouk University was launched in 2013 by a decision of the Higher Eduacation Council. The Bachelor's degree is awarded after successfull completion of the program within a maximum period of 5 years (165 credit hours). The program focuses on the primary responsibilities of the pharmacist in the field of health care and industry, to prepare graduates to work in various fields of pharmaceutical business in R & D, academia, industry, marketing and pharmaceutical companies and warehouses.

Here. at the College of Pharmacy, we are committed to providing the community with  pharmacists who are experts in:

  • Prescription dispensing and patient councling with taking into account the legal and ethical dimensions of pharmaceutical practice and products.
  • Detecting drug related problems and providing appropraite education for optimim medication use.
  • Providing fellow health-care professionals with accurate information and immediate advice on pharmacological and drug use.


Job Opportunities

  • Community Pharmacies.
  • Hospitals Pharmacies.
  • Clinics and medical centers.
  • Pharmaceutical companies - marketing and regulatory departments.
  • Drug factories
  • Drug Research and Development Centers.
  • Insurance companies
  • General Organization for Food and Drug Administration and the Ministry of Health.




The Faculty of Pharmacy at Yarmouk University seeks to achieve a distinctive pharmaceutical education that is able to keep up with recent developments in the profession locally, regionally and globally, in various pharmaceutical fields with paying attention to the total quality.

The vision of the faculty of pharmacy is to comply with the university vision to achieve excellence quality in education.





The mission of the faculty of pharmacy is to achieve excellence in academic and applied pharmaceutical programs based upon pharmaceutical scientific research to promote the pharmacy profession.




  • Academic Excellence: Achieving excellence in pharmaceutical teaching, scientific research, and serving the local and regional community.
  • High professionalism and personal integrity: Preparing the pharmaceutical graduates with high professionalism consistent with the university values.
  • Continuous Pharmaceutical Education: Creating a culture of continuous pharmaceutical education to keep up with modern development in pharmaceutical fields.




  • To attract outstanding students.
  • To prepare modern and integrated study plan for pharmacy students at Yarmouk University based on the current and future market needs.
  • To maximize the utilization of available university resources.
  • To activate the cooperation between the faculty and pharmaceutical sectors.
  • To spread student awareness in prospective pharmacy fields.
  • To train students in various pharmaceutical institutions (i.e. factories, warehouses, community pharmacies and research centers).
  • To graduate qualified pharmacists.