About the Diploma in Pharmacy Program

Apart from offering the 4 years bachelors degree in Pharmacy program, the department of Pharmacy at Vishveshwarya Group of Institutions has also started the Diploma in Pharmacy program since the academic year 2018-2019, with a provision for lateral entry into the second year of the Bachelors degree in pharmacy program if the student wishes to do that.

The primary responsibility of the students who hold a diploma in pharmacy is to assist the pharmacist in the preparation and dispensing of medicines. The diploma program, in other words, prepares the students for the entry level positions in the pharmaceutical manufacturing industry and the retail pharmacies.

QUICK FACTS ABOUT THE DIPLOMA IN PHARMACY PROGRAM

Duration 4 Years
Mode Full Time
Number of Seats 60
Eligibility Passed 12th standard exam from a recognized board with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects along with either Biology or Mathematics.
Admissions to the Program Strictly through the state level JEECUP entrance examination or through management quota.
Approved by Pharmacy Council of India (PCI)
Governing Body Board of Technical Education, Uttar Pradesh
Program Fee Visit the fee structure page here for the fee details.

DETAILED PROGRAM STRUCTURE

1st year

Theory

  • Pharmaceutics-1
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry-1
  • Pharmacognosy
  • Biochemistry & Clinical Pathology.
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology.
  • Health Education & Community Pharmacy.

Practicals

  • Pharmaceutics-1
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry-1
  • Pharmacognosy
  • Biochemistry & Clinical Pathology
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology
  • Health Education & Community Pharmacy

2nd Year

Theory

  • Pharmaceutics -2
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry -2
  • Pharmacology & Toxicology
  • Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence
  • Drug Store & Business Management
  • Hospital & Clinical Pharmacy

Practicals

  • Pharmaceutics -2
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry -2
  • Pharmacology & Toxicology
  • Hospital & Clinical Pharmacy