Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design



Educational programmes Master's Degree Programs


Specialty "226 Pharmacy, industrial pharmacy"

Educational Science Program


Higher education level


Department of Industrial Pharmacy



Contacts and Location:

Nemyrovycha-Danchenka Street, 2 Kyiv 01011, building 1, aud. 1-0214, 1-0213, 1-0207, 1-0209, 1-0211, 1-0216, 1-218, 1-0219, 1-0220, 1-0332

Head of Department of Industrial Pharmacy: Honored master of sciences and engineering of Ukraine, PharmD, professor



Phone: +38044-256-21-76, +38044-256-21-95

e-mail: [email protected]


Training is carried out under government orders and at the expense of individuals or legal entities.

The form of study is full-time and part-time.

The term of study is 1 year 4 months.

Admission to the magistracy in the specialty 226 Pharmacy, industrial pharmacy is carried out according to the "Rules for admission to the Kiev National University of Technology and Design". 

The pharmaceutical industry of Ukraine in recent years has been developing dynamically and the need for highly qualified professionals with special professional training in the field of industrial pharmacy is increasing every year.

Kiev National University of Technology and Design is the only institution of higher education in Kiev that trains specialists of the second (master's) educational level in the educational professional program "Industrial Pharmacy". In the course of training, students acquire professional competencies in the field of industrial pharmacy, including technologies for the manufacture of medicines and active pharmaceutical ingredients, pharmaceutical design, improvement of technological processes, implementation of a pharmaceutical quality system, quality control of raw materials, intermediates and finished medicines, design of chemical and pharmaceutical enterprises.

The result of training students is the acquisition of a set of knowledge and skills

The educational program is professional, focused on training professionals who are capable of developing new and improving existing active pharmaceutical ingredients, pharmaceuticals and their production processes, monitoring the quality of medicines, planning and performing validation studies, analysis and assessment of quality risks at a high professional level, project of chemical and pharmaceutical production areas.

The material and technical support of the educational and scientific laboratories of the department allows to fully ensure the educational process throughout the entire training cycle in the specialty.



Perspectives for students

The program opens up for students the prospects for internships and employment in the field of scientific and technical activities in the specialty, in research institutions, higher educational institutions and at enterprises of the pharmaceutical, chemical, perfumery&cosmetic and biotechnological industries.

Training under the educational program provides participants in the educational process with the opportunity to participate in international academic mobility programs.

The program is being implemented in an active research environment. A practice-oriented approach to teaching masters of pharmacy, industrial pharmacy is based on the direct participation of students in the research work of leading pharmaceutical enterprises and in scientific researches of the Department of Industrial Pharmacy KNUTD in the field of «Biology and Health».



Recognition in 2021 at the international level of scientific research of scientists of the KNUTD School of Pharmacy (65th place in the world ranking of TOP-100 best scientific schools and universities that provide training of highly qualified specialists in the field of medicine and pharmacy according to CEOWORLD Magazine) contributes to the dynamic development of international cooperation in educational and scientific fields with the participation of future masters.


Job prospects

Graduates of KNUTD in specialty 226 "Pharmacy, industrial pharmacy" can get a job in state and private enterprises, organizations and institutions of the pharmaceutical, chemical, perfumery-cosmetic and biotechnological industries; research institutes of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine; control, analytical and diagnostic laboratories and institutions of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, as well as in commercial corporations selling pharmaceuticals.

A graduate of the educational program "Industrial Pharmacy" can find a job as researcher-engineer, process engineer, specialist in registration and standardization of medicines; researcher-chemist; junior researcher; researcher; specialist in quality control / validation; technologist; expert of the technical expertise group; quality control inspector, etc.



All students of the Department of Industrial Pharmacy living in cities and towns outside Kiev are provided with a hostel located near the academic buildings of the University.

In order to create conditions for the implementation of creative potential by students, the formation of a desire for a healthy lifestyle among young people, the University has the Center for Culture and Arts and the Center for Physical Education and Health.

Student self-government is actively operating at the University to ensure the rights and opportunities of students to independently resolve issues of education and everyday life, to protect the rights and interests of students.