Pharmacognosy department is teaching the students of the 1st , 2nd , 3rd , 4th year pharmacy.
The department teaches pharmacognosy and medicinal plants for the 1st and 2nd year students, chemistry of natural products in the 3rd year and applied pharmacognosy for the 4th year students.
The department arranges with the similar departments in all pharmacy faculties all over Egypt in order to agree with the proposed courses and the blokes that are proposed to be prepared in that issue.
The department contributes to the advancement and dissemination of knowledge in the field of alternative and complementary medicine, professional practice and education.
The department enhances the development of research projects to meet community needs.
The department is participating in community health care through the center of Pharmaceutical studies and research for medicinal plants.