South Punjab Healthcare Institute of Professional Studies (SHIPS)

A PROJECT OF SAVIORS HEALTHCARE (PVT) LTD.

Welcome Message from Principal

South Punjab HealthCare Institute of Professional Studies

I am delighted to welcome you to SHIPS, a place where academic excellence and success for all our students drives everything we do. A place where we encourage you to widen your horizons and your ambitions. We have high expectations of ourselves and our students and as a whole community we take pride in what we do on a daily basis. You will meet your full potential if you join SHIPs and you will be guided and supported every step of the way so that you leave us fully prepared for the next step, whether that be in education, business further training or employment. I look forward to welcoming you to our community.

History

HISTORY OF JALALPUR PIRWALA

Old documents tell us that this city town was called as, “Jalalpur Qatal Wah” or “Jalalpur Sadat”. Now-a-days, it’s known as “Jalal Pur Pir Wala”. It’s strongly thought that the founder of the city town is “Hazrat Syed Sultan Ahmad Bukhari (May Allah Bless Him)”, a famous saint who was born in one of nearby villages of JPPW named, “Uch” in 1542. Preaching Islamic Education  in different areas, he came across here permanently in 1582.He died here in 1631. It’s considered that he kept the name of city town “Jalal Pur” on the name of one his ancestors, “Hazrat Syed Jalal-Uddin Bukhari.

Jalalpur Pirwala, is a city and capital of Jalalpur Pirwala Tehsil of Multan District in Pakistan. This city is about 88 km from Multan. Jalalpur Pirwala is a historical city. The population was about 300,000 in the 2000 census. The city has agricultural background, though it has some of the industrial resources as well. The main source of the income of the area is agriculture and trade. A smooth income in foreign exchange is due to a large number of people working abroad.

The regular supply of finances to their families from countries like Saudi Arabia, Dubai, Oman, Qatar, Abu Dhabi, USA and the United Jalalpur Pirwala a historical city-town, rich in agriculture, is one of 6 city-towns of Dist. Multan. There’s Dist. Lodhran to its East, Dist. Muzaffargarh to its West, Dist. Bahawalpur to its South and Tehsil Shujabad to its North. Jalalpur Pirwala (JP) features an arid climate with hot summers & mild winters. The highest recorded temperature is 52 degree centigrade and the lowest recorded temperature is -1 degree centigrade. The land of JP is very fertile. Some of the portion of its land flooded during monsoon season.

Economy of Jalalpur Pirwala depends upon agriculture & trade, though it has some industrial rise now. A smooth income in foreign exchange is produced because large number of people of JP is working abroad. The regular supply of finances to their families from different countries like Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Qatar, USA & UK is an additional income for the local economy. Due to trade, Jalalpur Pirwala is also known to be the mini–Saudi Arabia.

Heritage

OUR HERITAGE – OUR PRIDE- HISTORY OF PHARMACY
EDUCATION IN PUNJAB PROVINCE

Pharmacy education was started in the province of the Punjab of sub-continent in year 1944 within Pharmacology department of King Edward Medical College (K.E.M.C), Lahore, the oldest and top ranked Institution of medical sciences. Initially to fulfill the need of profession,

K.E.M.C. offered a three-year degree course along with a 2-year diploma tracked by 3-months of practical training in Pharmacy. Later on due to its wider prospects the Department of Pharmacy was undertaken by the Punjab University, Lahore. The University of the Punjab, Lahore established as Punjab University College on 11th Jan 1870 achieved the status of university in 1882. It stands fourth in age among the leading oldest universities of the subcontinent. In the year 1948 an independent Pharmacy Department was established in the University of the Punjab University, Lahore in the present location, what is now known as Allama Iqbal Campus. Our Affiliation with the University of the Punjab, Lahore will allow you to meet the International standards of quality education in the town of Jalalpur Pirwala in the shape of medical field (Doctor of Pharmacy) and many more ongoing Departments.

Inspirations

OUR INSPIRATIONS :

The inspiration of the South Punjab Healthcare Institute of Professional Studies (SHIPS) is to provide the Pharmacy education of high quality through excellent courses as approved by Pharmacy Council of Pakistan, Higher Education Commission (HEC) and Inter University Faculty Board (IUFB) constituted by the Chancellor/Governor of the Punjab. The College’s faculty comprises of outstanding professionals who are fully committed to guide the students in their acquisition of knowledge and learning. The interaction between teacher and student creates the learning environment which facilitate mastery of professional skills and knowledge. The teaching faculty is friendly and likes interaction with the students for guiding purposes.

Our Vision

OUR VISION :

A pharmacist is a one of the persons in health care team, and he plays a key role in providing quality healthcare and pharmaceutical care to the public. The concept of the “Seven-star pharmacist” was introduced by the World Health Organization (WHO) in March2014. The mission of South Punjab Health Institute of Professional studies (SHIPs) is to develop a pool of human resources in the field of pharmacy, which can respond to the present as well as future needs of health and wellbeing of their patients and society. Our vision is to provide a high quality of professional education by practice to impart professional growth in the field of health. Our mission is to train and educate students both ethically and technical to make them competent Pharmacists and healthcare professionals in Pakistan to serve the ailing community.

Our Goals

OUR GOALS :

  • To strengthen the students’ professional and scientific knowledge to understand their ethical and profession responsibilities.
  • To provide sufficient professional and practical experience, enabling the students to become valuable Pharmacists who can serve the nation effectively.
  • To improve professional, conceptual and human skills required to acquire professional jobs or continue studies and to lead a successful life.
  • To assist our students and graduates to take the next level in their profession and life.
  • To maintain the role of SHIPS as the leader in the delivery of high quality Pharmacy education.
  • To train professional Pharmacist in the emerging professional areas through professional diplomas and certificate programs.
Pharmacy

WHAT IS PHARMACY – A LIFE SAVING PROFESSION

Standards define Pharmacy as science that deals with collection, preparation, and standardization of drugs. A professional who, after earning a qualifying degree (currently Pharm D in Pakistan), prepare and dispense prescribed medications is known as the Pharmacist. In Past Pharmacist just mixed and measured drug products from raw materials according to physicians’ prescriptions.

Now the Pharmacists besides formulating, storing, and providing correct dosages of commercially available medicines from pharmaceutical companies and counselling patients on the use of both prescription and over-the-counter drugs performs several other roles as well. Hence, a pharmacist must be a resourceful person having comprehensive information about drugs/medicines and related substances and expert in various fields of healthcare system.

The significance of Pharmacy profession and role of the pharmacist in community and uplifting the healthcare system have been well established and is acknowledged all over the world. The recognition of the profession in Pakistan is increasing day by day. The Pharmacy Profession is well known as a “Life Saving Profession”. The main accentuation of the World Health Organization (WHO) in the developing countries is to provide prompt and best means for caring human health. This noble task cannot be achieved without the proper role of a Pharmacist. Emerging of new diseases, advanced technologies, novel delivery systems, individualized and personalized medicine have created more need for the pharmacist. As career, Pharmacy has been exciting and rewarding.Pharmacists work in a wide range of settings, the prominent being the Retail & Community Pharmacies, Hospitals (Government and Military/Navy), Clinics, Public health services, Ministry of Health (Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan, DRAP), Federal as well as Provincial Government (Drug Inspector and Hospital Pharmacist, Drug testing laboratories, DTLs), Pharmaceutical Industry (Quality Control, Production, Research and Development, etc.), Forensic Pharmacy, Drug Distribution System, Pharmaceutical sales and marketing, drug research and development, Universities and several other settings.

Recognition

RECOGNITION: (Affiliation & Accrediation)

The South Punjab Healthcare Institute of Professional Studies is a project of SAVIOURS GROUP OF COMPANIES and is the first institute Affiliated with UNIVERSITY OF THE PUNJAB (Lahore) and Accredited by the PHARMACY COUNCIL OF PAKISTAN since its establishment. Both University of the Punjab and Pharmacy Council of Pakistan has recognized South Punjab College of Pharmacy and after its last visit appreciated the College.

Quality Policy

QUALITY POLICY OF COLLEGE

The South Punjab College of Pharmacy was founded as a place of useful learning in the field of Pharmacy. The mission of the college ted to improve the quality of pharmacy education in Pakistan through updated courses conducted in an educative and friendly research based innovative environment through Quality Management System.

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Our Present

OUR PRESENT – CAUSE OF ELATION

We have all infrastructure, excellent facilities and highly qualified faculty necessary to meet our vision, mission and objectives. The College is promoting excellent teaching and research programs but never more so than today. The distinctive teaching and cutting-edge research, College is at the forefront of teaching and research. It has the following laboratories, equipped with sate of art instruments for Pharm D practical, computing and postgraduate research.
• Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Microbiology
• Pharmaceutical Chemistry
• Pharmacology & Physiology
• Pharmacognosy
• Quality Management
• Phytochemistry/Medicinal Plant

Our History

HISTORIC ACADEMIC – HOSPITAL/INDUSTRY LINKAGE

A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Industry and District Hospital Jalalpur pir wala, Multan has been successfully completed for the professional training of the students. Both institutions will collaborate in developing research methodologies & technical collaborations. Industry will be developing industrial Pharmacists from the interested Pharmacy students studying. Training sessions will also be conducted in Pharma Industry to make students experienced and practical.

Our Future

OUR FUTURE – EVEN BRIGHTER

We have planning for diverse aspects and areas for bringing best out of our students in South Punjab College of Pharmacy. From this year and onward, we will be attempting to establish our graduates as brands of SHIPS for more preference in market for which we will implement our concept starting from the students of first professional. We will be conducting more seminars, practical training sessions and interactions of students with the renowned Pharmacy professions for training of our students. We will also be emphasizing on training and encouraging our students for entrepreneurship – implementation of a concept of “learn to earn and to create jobs”. The College is planning to start the long- and short-term Diploma and Certificate courses for Pharmacy students and health Professionals. We want to increase our partnerships with the recognized National and International research centers. The College will soon be signing MOU with some renowned foreign university for collaborative research. The Industrial Pharmacy lab will be further developed and a couple of new research laboratories have been planned. A Museum and Drug Information Center have been planned for the benefits of students and professionals engaged in medical and Pharmacy Professions.

Facilities
THE FOLLOWING ADDITIONS WILL BE MADE TO THE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF PHARMACY: –

Laboratory of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology.
Centre of Excellence for Pharmaceutical Research.
Centre for Pharmacological and Toxicological studies of Indigenous Medicinal Plants.
A Pharmacokinetics/Bioavailability Research Group has been planned to be established.
Establishment of model Community Pharmacy.

Why SHIPS ?

PREFERENCE TO JOIN SOUTH PUNJAB HEALTHCARE INSTITUTE OF PROFESSIONAL STUDIES – A RIGHT CHOICE

The South Punjab Health Care Institute of Professional Study has the following distinguished features – a reason for being the preferred Pharmacy institute.

THE ONLY INSTITUTE OF PHARMACY IN JALALPUR TASIL:

The College is the only professional, purpose-built building with spacious Class rooms and Laboratories and institute of in the area, which provides the best talent to the nation. It is the first Affiliated  institution by the PUNJAB UNIVERSITY and Accredited  by Pharmacy Council of Pakistan in South Punjab under the Pharmacy Act.

Academic Excellence

ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE

The South Punjab Healthcare Institute of Professional Study (SHIPS) has highly qualified and foreign qualified well experienced teaching faculty. Currently, the teaching faculty comprises a unique blend of our teachers, we and our students – the three generations in the College. Some members of the faculty are working as the visiting professors and will deliver lectures to the Universities abroad which have reflected the potentials of our faculty members. Our faculty produces highly competent, skilled and well-trained Professionals to provide quality Healthcare services to the community.

RESEARCH EXCELLENCE

The University of Punjab is well known for quality research in all the four disciplines of Pharmacy. The university college will provide a comfortable and strong research environment. Few patents are also on the credit of our staff members. Every year, our research publications will create remarkable contribution to improve the ranking of South Punjab Healthcare Institute of Professional Study (SHIPS).

Research Facilities

INSPIRING TEACHING AND RESEARCH FACILITIES

Modern and innovative methods and tools of teaching and training will use at South Punjab Healthcare Institute of Professional Studies (SHIPS) to provide better personnel in all the fields of pharmacy. Well-equipped laboratories, air-conditioned spacious lecture theaters, modern library and internet facilities are available in the College.

WIDE RANGE OF CAMPUS ACTIVITIES

South Punjab Healthcare Institute of Professional Studies (SHIPS) periodically holds Sports, Debates, Seminars and Fun Fairs.

NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATION/PARTNERSHIPS.

The College of Pharmacy has successfully established a collaboration with National Pharmaceutical Industry and the public/private teaching hospitals for research on the projects related with pharmaceutical formulation and on the social aspects of pharmacy, respectively.

PROMOTING COMMERCIALLY BENEFITING RESEARCH.

We understand the importance of the productive research beneficial for commerce. The collaboration with our National Pharmaceutical Industry has provided a platform for carrying out research beneficial for commerce. We will try to serves the needs of the pharmaceutical industry and in future, beside the basic research we will promote the commercialization of our research excellence.

Meet Our Academic Team

SOUTH PUNJAB HEALTHCARE INSTITUTE OF PROFESSIONAL STUDIES (SHIPS)

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Dr. Hira Ijaz

Principal

(Pharmaceutics)

Pharm-D, M.Phil, Ph.D

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Dr. Majid Khan

Lecturer

(Lecturer)

M.B.B.S

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Dr. Aqeel Asghar

Lecturer

(Lecturer)

Pharm-D

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Dr. Usama Farooq

Lecturer

(Nutrition Specialist)

Pharm-D, M.Phil, Ph.D

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Dr. Javeria Razzaq

Lecturer

(Lecturer)

Pharm-D, M.Phil

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Rasheed Ahmed

Lecturer

M.A (English)

B.Ed,M.Phil

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Dr. Memona Asma

Lecturer

(Pharmacology)

Pharm-D, M.Phil, Ph.D

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Dr. Irma Farooq

Lecturer

(Physiology)

Pharm-D, M.Phil

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Muhammad Zubair

Lecturer

 (Mathematic)

M.Sc

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Dr. Rabia Naz

Lecturer

(Pharmacology)

Pharm-D, M.Phil

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Dr. Lubna Raheem

Lecturer

(Pharmaceutical-Micro Biology)

Pharm-D, M.Phil

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Zulfiqar Tariq

Lecturer

(Islamiyat)

M.A

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Dr. Komal Moin

Lecturer

(Lecturer)

Pharm-D, M.Phil

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Dr. Sadia Younas

Lecturer

(Micro-Biology)

Pharm-D, M.Phil

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Muhammad Javaid

Lecturer

(Pak-Study)

M.A

Meet Our Administrative Team

SOUTH PUNJAB HEALTHCARE INSTITUTE OF PROFESSIONAL STUDIES (SHIPS)

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Ali Imran Raza

Controller
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Adnan Majeed

CMS Operator
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Muhammad Kashif

Office Boy

Shahnaz Mai

Aya/Sweeper
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Sohaib Fiaz

Networking Administrator
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Saima Nazeer

Floor Incharge
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Muhammad Saeed

Office Boy/Sweeper
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Muhammad Hashim

Accounts officer
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Nadeem Abbas

Floor Incharge
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Muhammad Azhar

Office Boy/Sweeper
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Mariya Bukhari

Admission officer
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Muhammad Naeem

Driver
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Muhammad Ijaz

Mali