The Department of Pharmaceutics was established in 1994 as the same time with the establishment of the faculty, as a joint department, it includes: Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Microbiology and Pharmacy Practice. The department now includes Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Microbiology.
The department was headed by a number of faculty members:
- Prof. Mergeni Abdel Rahman Yousif. (August 1994 - November 2011)
- Dr.Hassab Elrasol Alfadel Hassan. (November 2011 - April 2015)
-Dr.Sit Elbanat Yasseen Elssideeg (April 2015 - July 2017)
-Dr. Mohammed Abdelrahman Mohammed Mohammed Salih