Mission & Vision

About the Faculty:
  • The Faculty of Pharmacy and Biotechnology was established in 2003, in accordance to the presidential decree 27/2002, according to the law number 101/1992 and its executive regulations number 355/1996. Starting with a studying group of 200 students, now around 2000 students are enrolled in the undergraduate phase. We have a high caliber Egyptian and German Faculty staff who are very familiar with the educational and research systems in Germany and other western countries, in addition to almost 100 teaching assistants representing the top graduates of the GUC and other universities.
  • In addition, our students are enjoying 15 lecturing halls that can accommodate up to 3000 students comfortably sitting and harmonizes with visual technology and high-quality acoustics to create outstanding facilities for learning. Moreover, there are more than 100 small class rooms for tutorials with high visual technology that can accommodate up to 2625 student.
  • For laboratories we have 16 students’ laboratories with cutting edge technology, equipments and safety measures. The laboratories can accommodate more than 800 students at a time.
  • In addition to undergraduate teaching facilities, the faculty members in various departments are actively involved in research. A number of modern sophisticated equipments operated by well trained personnel are available for supporting such research activities.
  • The Faculty of Pharmacy and Biotechnology, German University in Cairo, strives to be recognized nationally and internationally as a leading Institute in Pharmacy and Biotechnology education, research and community service.
  • The Faculty of Pharmacy and Biotechnology, German University in Cairo is committed to
    • achieve excellent teaching and innovative research with international standards
    • through building partnership with German and international institutes.
    • adopt practice-oriented teaching as a cornerstone of our education, serving to develop and enhance the students’ skills necessary to practice the profession of Pharmacy and Biotechnology in any setting, to advance scientific knowledge through research, and to serve the profession and the community.
  • To provide high quality education that meets the needs of employers both nationally and internationally.
  • To enroll highly qualified and academically prepared students.
  • To attract, develop and retain excellent Egyptian and international faculty and staff.
  • To ensure that students receive high quality academic and student support services appropriate to their needs, interests and goals.
  • To enhance community services offered by the faculty through partnership with public, private and non-profit sector organization.
  • To enhance high impact, internationally recognized research activities.
  • To establish and implement clear quality management system.
  • To maintain and improve both teaching and research facility.
Career Opportunities:

There is a need for highly qualified graduate biotechnologists and pharmacists everywhere. Getting the degree will help students to prepare for an exciting career in these fields.

Additionally, the combination of skills and knowledge obtained builds a sound background for a wide range of opportunities for employment or further studies.

  • Academic field
  • Hospital Pharmacist or Community Pharmacist
  • Production in Pharmaceutical and food industry
  • Quality Control and Quality assurance in Pharmaceutical and food industry
  • Research & Development in Pharmaceutical and food industry
  • Sales and Marketing in Pharmaceutical companies
  • Regulatory Affairs in Pharmaceutical companies
  • Clinical Pharmacist