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Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm. D)

  • Duration6 Yrs
  • Intake30

Doctor of Pharmacy is a hospital oriented globally accepted pharmacy programme. We have started the programme Pharm. D in the year 2010. This is a six year course after completion of the plus two with science stream. The course is approved by the Pharmacy Council of India and the intake is 30 students per annum.

The course is designed to make the students competent as per the global demand in management of patient medication therapy and improve patient outcomes. The students acquire their clinical knowledge and skills to manage patients with chronic or acute illness, collaborate other health care providers to provide cost effective care, identify and correct drug related issues, educate patients and family members on correct use of medications etc., The students undergo one Year internship/residency during the final year (6th year) in the various major departments of the specialty teaching hospital.


A pass in any of the following examinations

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

Scope of the Course

Pharm.D S’ can pursue careers in various fields, including

  • Institutional Practice
  • Community Pharmacy Practice
  • Managed Care
  • Drug Information and Long-Term Care
  • Consultant’s Role
  • Clinical Liaisons With Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Clinical Trial Research