Pharmaceutical Science

About Department

The Department offers an M.Pharmprogram in Pharmacology, and shall be offering specialization in Pharmaceutics as well, from the current academic session2012-13. The permanent faculty members are all well qualified and are assisted by experts in the field of Pharmaceutical Sciences to enable a holistic environment of learning. All efforts are being made to equip the department with state of the art infrastructure and equipment and the academic session 2012-13 shall commence in the new building of the school. The library has latest journals of pharmacy from reputed publishing houses like Wiley-Blackwell, Springer- Verlag, Taylor & Francis and so on.

Course Structure
SL. No. Course Duration No. of Seat
1 M.Pharm. (Pharmacology) 2 Years minimum 15
1 M.Pharm. (Pharmaceutics) 2 Years minimum 15
2 Ph.D. 2 Years minimum As per norms

  • Semester - I
    • Paper Code Paper Name L T P Sessional Uni. Exam Total Marks
      MP-C-101 Modern Analytical Techniques 3-1-0 30 70 100
      MP-C-102 DRA & IPR 3-1-0 30 70 100
      MP-CO-103 Advanced Pharmacology-I 3-1-0 30 70 100
      MP-CO -104 Systemic and Clinical Pharmacology+ 3-1-0 30 70 100
      MP-C-105 Modern Analytical Techniques- Practical - - 4 30 70 100
      MP-CO -106 Pharmacology-I Practical - - 4 30 70 100
  • Semester - II
    • Paper Code Paper Name L T P Sessional Uni. Exam Total Marks
      MP-C-201 Preclinical Screening Techniques 3-1-0 0 70 100
      MP-C-202 Pharmaceutical Biostatistics and Computer Applications 3-1-0 30 70 100
      MP-CO-203 Advanced Pharmacology-II 3-1-0 30 70 100
      MP-CO -204 Basics of Cellular & Molecular Pharmacology 3-1-0 30 70 100
      MP-C-205 Preclinical Screening Techniques - Practical - - 4 30 70 100
      MP-CO -206 Pharmacology-II Practical - - 4 30 70 100
  • Semester - III
    • Paper Code Paper Name L T P Sessional Uni. Exam Total Marks
      MP-C-301 Synopsis Presentation - - 0 - - 300
      MP-C-302 Minor Project-Viva Voce - - 0 -- 300
  • Semester - IV
    • Paper Code Paper Name L T P Sessional Uni. Exam Total Marks
      MP-C-401 Thesis - - 0 -- 300
      MP-C-402 Major Project-Viva Voce - - 0 -- 300
  • Ankita (2nd Year) stood 1st in state round of the National Elocution Competition organized by Indian Pharmaceutical Association.
  • Amrendra Kumar’s (1st Year) abstract published in “Recent advances in Pharmaceutical Sciences”held at RGIT, Kanpur.
  • National Pharmacy Week 2011, was celebrated with great enthusiasm.
  • Giving back to society- entertainment and refreshment program was organized by the students for “Cheshire: The Old Age Home”, South City, Lucknow.
  • 22 students out of 26 are GPAT/GATE qualified in the first year M.Pharm. Most of the students of pharmacy are recipients of scholarships/student fellowships for theirM.Pharm education.
Placement Prospects :- The Pharmaceutical industry is a recession Proof industry as medicines shall be required till the time that humanity exists. Apart from the Pharmaceutical industry, opportunities also exist in Contract Research Organization (CROS), Clinical Research Organizations, Research Institutes, Food & Drug Administration, Hospitals, Industrial Pharmacy (research and development, manufacturing and production, analysis and testing, documentation), Pharmaceutical Sales and Marketing, Drug Regulatory Affairs and Intellectual Property Rights, Academic Teaching and Research, Retail and Drug Stores, Consultant Pharmacy, Armed Services and Medical Writing. Apart from this, there are myriad opportunities including PhD programs, research fellowships, and postdoctoral opportunities in India as well as abroad.

Recent Events
  • Workshop on HPTLC organized
  • Regular seminars and presentations
  • Students exposed to : FTIR, SEM, FPLC, HPLC, UV-VIS