The pharmaceutical faculty at Ukrainian Medical Stomatological/Dental Academy (UMSA) was inaugurated by the Ministry for Education and science for Ukraine. The faculty began training specialists' pharmacists of general direction "pharmaceutics". At the pharmacological faculty the curriculum if for five academic years.
The student acquire the fundamentals of medical and biological knowledge, learn in detail various subjects in the specialty and some clinical ones. On successful completion of study the graduates get the diploma of pharmacist. The faculty trains the students for work at the instutions of pharmacy and also for research work.
A powerful educational methodical base is being created for training highly qualified specialists. There are such departments are as the pharmacognosy, Biology and Genetics department and chemopharmaceutic disciplines department. Medical botany, Inorganic chemistry, Analytical, physical and organic chemistry, methods for analysis are taught at these departments. All the departments are supplied with all the necessary equipments, reagents and textbooks.