The field of Plant Biotechnology (Green Biotechnology) is undoubtedly one of the most exciting and rewarding areas of study available to students in the twenty first century. It is a multidisciplinary field that integrates different principles including; Molecular Plant Virology, Molecular Plant Pathology, Medicinal Plants, Plant Immunology, Plant Breeding, Phylogenetics and Mycoviruses to form a coherent background for providing state of the art facilities and training at graduate and post graduate level.
Riphah Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (RIPS) is functioning under the umbrella of International University - a chartered “W” Category University by the Federal Government and recognized by the Higher Education Commission. The Institute has already been inspected for affiliation by the Pakistan Pharmacy Council. The institute is housed in a purpose-built dedicated campus. RIPS has 14 Labs, 5 Lecture Halls an auditorium and Conference room. All the laboratories are fully equipped with the latest equipment for conducting practicals as well as doing research work. The Labs, Lecture Halls and Seminar Library, auditorium and Conference room are all Air conditioned while the Lecture Halls are fully equipped with Multi media system/overhead projector and sound system. RIPS has a strong Faculty of 30 highly qualified and experienced academicians including 5 Ph.D’s.