Welcome to the Department of Botany at the National  University of Pharmacy!

Head of the department

Gontova Tetiana Mickolayevna
Doctor of Pharmacy, Professor


The Department of Botany at the National  University of Pharmacy, a well-known in Ukraine and abroad of the leading institution of pharmaceutical education and science, was founded in 1921, has a long-term pedagogical and research achievement. It is approved as a supporting discipline “Pharmaceutical Botany” and “Medical Botany” for one-course courses of medical institutions of Ukraine (Order of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine No. 352 dated November 27, 1998). From 2017 the department also teaches the discipline of choice “Сultivated мedicinal plants and mushrooms”. The department coordinates educational and methodological activities, improvement of curricula and programs, provides advisory assistance, promotes the improvement of pedagogical skills and the professional level of teachers, provides an exchange of teaching experience, organization and methodological support of the educational process, introduction of modern technologies, effective forms of control, etc.

At this time in her personnel there are 2 doctor of pharmacy, professor, 12 candidates of pharmaceutical sciences and 1 candidate of biological sciences. Doctor and Ph.D. theses, master’s and diploma qualification work are carried out. Research results are published in leading journals, reported at national and international symposiums, congresses, conferences.

The key to the achievements of the team is the creative and practical workability of experienced and young specialists, as well as the material base of the department.

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Thursday February 14th, 2019

February 13, 2019 Obtaining a Certificate based on the results of examination of distance courses

February 13, 2019 at the meeting of the Central Methodical Commission of the NUPh the head of the botany department, professor Gontova T.M. received a Certificate confirming that the distance…
Tuesday February 5th, 2019

3.02-6.02.2019 Meeting and exchange of experience with scientists from the University of Vytautas Magnus Kaunas, Republic of Lithuania

In support of the development of international cooperation, February 3-6, 2019 head of department of botany, prof. Gontova T.M. together with the colleagues of the NUPh took part in the…
Friday November 30th, 2018

14.11 – 17.11.2018 Participation in the program of academic internship for educators “Academic Integrity: Challenges of the Present”

Thursday November 15th, 2018

6.11.-11.11.2018 Participation in ІХ International Pharmaceutical Conference «Science and Practice 2018», Lithuania

Delegation of 19 teachers and young scientists of the National University of Pharmacy participated in ІХ international pharmaceutical conference «Science and practice 2018» (Kaunas, Lithuania, 6.11.2018 – 11.11.2018). The conference…
Tuesday October 9th, 2018

15.09.2018 Participation in the VIII festival “Scientific picnics”

15.09.18r. assoc. prof. Proskurina K.I. and the post-graduate student Yaremenko M.S. took part in the VIII festival of science popularization "Scientific picnics" on the round square of Freedom Square with…
Thursday July 12th, 2018

10.07.2018 Participation in the seminar “100 points for the Ukrainian scientist”

July 10, 2018 associate professor of the department of botany Proskurina K.I. took part in the seminar "100 points for the Ukrainian scientist", the organizer of which was  "Technological Center"…
Monday June 18th, 2018

11.06.2018 Educational practice in pharmaceutical botany

11.06.2018. The training practice in pharmaceutical botany for students of the 2nd year of pharmaceutical faculties №1, №2, №3, the medical-pharmaceutical faculty, the faculty for the training of foreign citizens…
Tuesday May 15th, 2018

May 15, 2018  Participation in the 17th Interuniversity Scientific and Practical Conference of Foreign Students of Preparatory Faculties and Departments “The Way to Science: First Steps”

On May 15, 2018  Head of the Department of Botany Gontova T.M. took part in the 17th Interuniversity Scientific and Practical Conference of Foreign Students of Preparatory Faculties and Departments…