Harbin University of Commerce

School of Pharmacy

The School of Pharmacy originates from the Faculty of Science of Chinese Material Medica of Heilongjiang Commercial College established in 1976, and founded as a new school of Harbin University of Commerce in 2004. As a result of great efforts of generations of teachers and students in the past 35 years, the School has been continuously developing over the years. From the only majority of Chinese Material Medica Engineering in 1976, which was founded first among the same kind of universities in China, and now the School has three majors——Science of Chinese Material Medica,Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Engineering for undergraduate students. 

The School has the authority to grant master’s degree in Pharmacology, Pharmaceutics, Science of Chinese Material Medica, and doctoral degree in Traditional Chinese Pharmacy to the qualified students.Current enrollment in the School includes 910 undergraduate students, 91 graduate students and 31 teaching and research faculty members.

The Faculty members are involved in teaching, research and service. Significant research funds are obtained from the government,private sources and support from National Nature Science Foundation, province governments and the pharmaceutical industry. Many academic papers have been published in domestic and international journals.

Currently, the School was the training base of Licensed Pharmacist in Heilongjiang Province and the member of National association of Pharmaceutical Engineering.

The School has one opening reference room, more than 4500 books or journals relevant to pharmacy edited with various languages are provided to teachers and students. The Traditional Chinese Pharmacy Specimen Room was built in 1976;there are more than 685 kinds of Chinese medical herbs for teaching and research.

Graduates are devoted in serving the society, and enjoy a high reputation from employers and the society. The employment rate tops among the University, about 86% in 2004, 88% in 2005 and 90% in 2006. Moreover, there are more than 20% students passing the national postgraduate entrance exam before graduation.

The School has established strong relationship with many companies for the employment, such as Harbin Pharmaceutical Group, Rongchang Pharmaceutics, Huanghai Pharmaceutics and Tianjin Medical Group etc.

CONTACT:

Tel :86-451-84838207

Fax:86-451-86863165

E-mail:yxy@hljcu.edu.cn

Post Address: School of Pharmacy,Harbin University of Commerce ,No.138 Tongda Jie, Harbin 150076 , Heilongjiang Province , P.R. China

Major Introduction

The School currently enrolls over 900 undergraduates, who take courses for the first three years and practice research in the last year of study. There are 3 majors for undergraduates:

Pharmaceutical Engineering 

Major of Pharmaceutical Engineering was founded in 1976. The major is well-equipped with a series of equipments for the small size test and pilot test of supercritical carbon dioxide extraction, and ultrasonic extraction of traditional Chinese medicine. 

The research areas include: Chinese Traditional Medicine extraction and purification, drug intermediates and chemical process separation; membrane separation process in medicine; development of pharmaceutical equipment. 

Courses offered:pharmacology, Pharmacy of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Chemistry of Chinese materia, Chemical Engineering Principles, Pharmaceutics of Chinese Medicine, Pharmaceutical Engineering.

This major has the authority to grant the master’s degree.

Pharmacy

Major of Pharmaceutical Engineering was founded in 2002. The major is well-equipped with a series of equipments for the analysis and preparation of Pharmaceutical preparation, such as HPLC, TLC etc.  

Courses offered: Pharmacology, Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Analysis, Pharmacokinetics, etc. 

This major has the authority to grant the master’s degree.

Traditional Chinese Pharmacy

Major of Traditional Chinese Pharmacy was founded in 2008. The major is well-equipped with a series of equipments for the small size test and pilot test of supercritical carbon dioxide extraction, ultrasonic extraction of traditional Chinese medicine, and Spraying Drying equipment. 

The research areas include: Chinese Traditional Medicine extraction and purification; membrane separation process in medicine; Reform of dosage form of TCM.

Courses offered:Traditional Chinese Pharmacy, Prescription of TCM, Processing of Chinese Material Medica, Medicinal Chemistry of Natural Products, Pharmacology of Chinese Material Medica, Pharmacognosy, Pharmaceutical Botany, Analysis of Chinese Materia Medica, Traditional Chinese Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Management etc.

This major has the authority to grant master and doctoral degrees.