Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm. D.):

Duration Of Course

The course is of six academic years (five years of study and one year of internship or residency).

Minimum Qualification For Admission

  1. A pass in 10+2 examination with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects along with Mathematics/Biology.
  2. A pass in D.Pharm course from an institution approved by the Pharmacy Council of India under section 12 of the Pharmacy Act.
  3. Any other qualification approved by the Pharmacy Council of India as equivalent to any of the above examinations.

Curriculum Outline

 Ist Year      IInd Year             
 Remedial Mathematics/ Biology*                          Pathophysiology.         
Human Anatomy & PhysiologyPharmaceutical Microbiology
PharmaceuticsPharmacognosy & Phytopharmaceuticals
Medicinal BiochemistryPharmacology-I
Pharmaceutical Organic ChemistryCommunity Pharmacy
Pharmaceutical Inorganic ChemistryPharmacotherapeutics-I

 IIIrd year      IV th Year             
 Pharmacology-II                          Pharmacotherapeutics-III         
Pharmaceutical AnalysisHospital Pharmacy
Pharmacotherapeutics-IIClinical Pharmacy    
Pharmaceutical JurisprudenceBiostatistics & Research Methodology
Medicinal ChemistryBiopharmaceutics & Pharmacokinetics
Pharmaceutical FormulationsClinical Toxicology

 V th Year      VI th Year             
 Clinical Research                          Internship or residency training         
Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics6 months in Gen.Medicine dept.
Clinical Pharmacokinetics &
Pharmacotherapeutic Drug Monitoring                     
 2 months each in
3 other speciality departments
Clerkship *--
Project work (Six Months)--