Research is the process of generating new knowledge, ideas, and technology in driving the future of society and humanity. For university, research can bring relevant and modern curriculum, education, and training. It also fosters professional excellence in faculty. Moreover, it can have critical economic, social, and environmental impacts on regional, national, and international level.
Seeing the importance of research, the Department of Pharmacy (DoP) of Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS), University of Puthisastra (UP), is engaged in a wide array of pharmacognostic and pharmaceutical researches. The pharmacognostic discipline covers the domains of phytochemical analysis, ethnobotanical surveys, standardization of medicinal plants, and phytotherapeutic studies. analysis, ethnobotanical surveys, standardization of medicinal plants, and phytotherapeutic studies.Along with these observations, UP-Herbarium, Plant Tissue Culture Center, Nanotechnological Research Center have been planned to develop on a purpose of sharpening the field of pharmacognosy and drug formulation. The pharmaceutical discipline works on pharmaceutical research and development, drug formulation and quality control of drugs. In the same line, the R&D Unit has been on a thought to serving as a platform for product research and development.