The UOL 24th Academic Council meeting that was held on March 22, 2018 at the Main Campus approved two M. Phil. programs in the Department of Pharmacy, Gujrat Campus. The two programs are; M. Phil in Pharmaceutics and M. Phil in Pharmacology. Previously, the programs had been approved by Board of Studies of the Pharmacy Department and Board of Faculty of Pharmacy. Dr. Arham Shabbir, Head of Department, paid special tribute to all the members of the statutory bodies for their support and described his vision as developing Pharmacy Department at Gujrat Campus into a quality research institute in the region.