The department combine the study of medical science and chemistry. This study has the responsibility of ensuring the effectiveness and safety of drug use. The scope of the practice of pharmacy includes traditional and modern pharmacy. Traditional pharmacy related with blending and providing drugs, while the modern pharmacy related with services to patients, such as clinical services, evaluation of the efficacy and safety of drugs use, as well as providing drug information. The department is expected to be a mean for the development of science and technology which will play great role in producing qualified human resource, who has a high capability of becoming the future leaders and the motor of Indonesian economic growth particularly in the health sector.
In this department students acquire knowledge in the field of Pharmacy based on the latest and most advanced pharmaceutical services (clinics and community pharmacy). They also gain knowledge of Islam, the basis for the development of the pharmaceutical studies. It is because historical facts suggested that pharmacy had been developed well in the history of Islamic medicine. Studying pharmacy and Islam is quite possible in this campus since the students live within the pesantren dormitory system in so conducive environment that enable them to integrate Islam and science. In addition, the students are also encouraged possess entrepreneur spirit.