The establishment of the Faculty traced back to the year 2001 and approved by high education in October of the same year. The first intake of students was in December 2001 but the study was commenced actually on 26th January 2002, after one year from the starting date of NRU. The Faculty has placed itself in a distinguished position on the map of pharmacy education in Sudan in a short time. It endeavors to occupy a distinct location in high education system in Sudan by deducing the scientific applications of the scientific theories, developing of the scientific research, contributing to originate positive civilized change, developing of technological and social sciences and pharmaceutical practices.
The syllabus of the Faculty includes a wide range of basic sciences, pharmaceutical and vocational programs which aim to increase knowledge develop skills and gaining of scientific and professional experiences. The syllabus is prepared in an integrated form in order to boost the pharmacist effectiveness in the frame of a medical team. The main principles of the syllabus are flexible to allow future pharmacist have a master degree in 12 semesters.