Pharmacy Technician

Pharmacy Technician: Building Pharmacy Excellence

Pharmacy Technician (B-Category) program at IHMS is comprehensive 2-year program. This program is designed to equip aspiring pharmacy technicians with the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in the pharmaceutical field.


Building a Strong Foundation in Pharmacy Technicians

Our curriculum covers a wide range of subjects including pharmaceutical calculations, pharmacy dispensing techniques, pharmaceutical jurisprudence, pharmacology, anatomy and physiology, and patient counseling. Through a combination of theoretical learning and hands-on practical training, students gain a deep understanding of the pharmacy profession and its responsibilities.

Curriculum Overview

This program is divided into two parts. Part I consists of theory and practical components, comprising a total of six papers. Paper 1 covers Anatomy, Physiology, Biochemistry, and Microbiology, while Paper 2 focuses on the theoretical aspects of the course. Part I provides students with a solid foundation in the fundamental knowledge required for a successful career as a pharmacy technician.


Our program is led by experienced and accomplished faculty members dedicated to providing quality education and guidance. They bring real-world expertise and passion for mentoring students, ensuring they are well-prepared for successful pharmacy careers.

Scope of Pharmacy Technician

As a trained Technician, you will have diverse career opportunities in various healthcare settings such as hospitals, retail pharmacies, clinics, and pharmaceutical companies. Your role will involve assisting pharmacists in dispensing medications, managing inventory, compounding medications, providing patient counseling, and ensuring adherence to safety and regulatory standards. With the growing demand for healthcare professionals, your skills as a Technician will be in high demand, offering a promising and rewarding career path in the field of pharmacy.

After successfully completing the two-year program, student become eligible for employment in the public sector of Pakistan with a grade 14 position. Additionally, they have the opportunity to obtain a medical store license, allowing them to open their own pharmacy in any area of the country. This opens up avenues for entrepreneurship and career advancement in the pharmaceutical industry, offering both stability and growth potential.

Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

Minimum Matric Science group or equivalent qualification required

Our Pharmacy Technician program is a comprehensive 2-year course that equips students with the necessary knowledge and skills to excel in the field of pharmacy.

  • Industry-Recognized: Upon successful completion of the program, students receive a certification recognized by the Pharmacy Council of Pakistan, opening doors to various career opportunities in both retail and hospital settings.
  • Hands-On Experience: Students have access to state-of-the-art pharmacy labs and training facilities, allowing them to practice their skills in a simulated pharmacy environment.
  • Professional Development: Our program focuses on developing essential skills such as effective communication, teamwork, and critical thinking, essential for success in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Practical Training: Students undergo supervised practical training in renowned hospitals and pharmacies, gaining real-world experience and building their professional network.
  • Career Support: IHMS provides career guidance, job placement assistance, and networking opportunities to help graduates kickstart their careers as pharmacy technicians.

The fee for the Pharmacy Technician program is Rs. 75,000 per Per year, with an additional admission fee of Rs. 10,000.

Start Your Journey to Becoming a Skilled Pharmacy Technician

Start your journey towards a rewarding career in pharmacy with IHMS’s Pharmacy Technician (B-Category) program. Join us today!