The Department of General Pharmacy and Safety of Drugs IPhPQI  NUPh performs its educational activities primarily through the systematic provision of the training of domestic pharmacists by deepening, expanding and updating their professional knowledge, skills and abilities. The Department of General Pharmacy and Safety of Drugs  IPhPQI  was founded in 1984 at the same time as the Faculty of Pharmacy Improvement at the Kharkiv Pharmaceutical Institute (now the National Pharmaceutical University).