The School of Pharmacy, a premier School of ITM University, Gwalior (MP), was established in 2012 offering quality education and research in Pharmaceutical Science. School of Pharmacy is committed to provide an accredited pharmacy degree that incorporates the best professional experience and learning environment with the highest standards of academic excellence, promoting high levels of student achievement.

The School of Pharmacy is presently offering Bachelor degree course in Pharmacy (B. Pharm.) The school has carefully designed, regularly updated curriculum with industrial orientation which emphasizes on cutting edge technologies in pharmaceutical field and their industrial applications. The school has well-qualified faculties with strong motivation for research and development.

Objective

  • To impart quality education and training facilities in the field of Pharmaceutical Sciences.
  • To encourage and pursue utility based research in emerging areas of Pharmaceutical Sciences and assist in the better human healthcare.
  • To collaborate with Pharmaceutical industries and organizations for R & D activities.

Courses Offered

    • B.Pharma / 4-years / 60-Seats
    • D.Pharma / 2-years / 60-Seats (Approval under process*)


Uniqueness

  • Carefully designed, regularly updated curriculum with industrial orientation which emphasizes on cutting edge technologies in pharmaceutical field and their industrial applications.
  • Well qualified faculty with strong motivation for research and development.
  • Central library with more 13000 books (National and International), e-library, journals and e-journals.
  • Well Equipped laboratories with proper infrastructure.
  • Central instrumentation facility with sophisticated instruments like FTIR, UV-Vis spectrophotometer, Fluorescent spectrophotometer.
  • Medicinal Plant Garden with more than 100 medicinal plants.
  • Machine room with industry scale: Machines like rotary tablet press, ointment filling / sealing machine, Liquid filling / sealing machines, Ampule sealing machine, Emulsifier, Homogenizer, Microcentrifuge, Electrolab dissolution tester, Sieve shaker, Hardness tester, Disintegration tester, Friability tester, Projection microscope, etc.
  • Project based learning.
  • Workshops as part of curriculum.

Augmentation opportunities available in the department

a. MOUs with: School of Pharmacy is planning to collaborate with IPER, Pune, ICBio, Chandigarh, and other national and international organizations for dual degree / certification courses.

b. Trainings Offered

  • Technical: As per PCI norms, students get minimum 1 month industrial training prior of completion of B. Pharm Course. School of Pharmacy is planning to collaborate with different pharmaceutical industries for visit /training / placements.
  • Soft Skills: School of pharmacy provides overall personality / skill development programmes for student.

 

Resources

  • Well equipped laboratories and Computer Lab.
  • Central library with more 13000 books, journals and e-journals.
  • Central instrumentation facility with sophisticated instruments like FTIR, UV-Vis spectro photometer,Fluorescent spectrophotometer.
  • Machine Room / Pharmaceutics: Rotary tablet press, Electrolab disintegration tester, 8 station dissolution tester, hardness tester, sieve shaker, tap density tester, friability tester.
  • Ms. Madhvi Ghadge has secured IPA award for scoring highest marks in B.Pham 1st year among all the institutes/colleges of Gwalior.

Research Areas

Drug Discovery, Computational Chemistry, Natural Products, Natural Polymers, Excipient Research, Hydrogel Technology, Pharmaceutical Biotechnology,Nanotechnology.

Career Options & Placement opportunities

Pharmacy is a versatile, dynamic, growing and increasingly diverse profession, which has created many job 88 opportunities in the following areas:

  • Pharmaceutical Industries including private entrepreneurship.
  • Drug Inspectors and Drug Regulatory Authority.
  • Medical Stores & Relationship.
  • Drug Testing Laboratories.
  • Community and Hospital Pharmacists.
  • Commercial Herbal Cultivation.
  • Pharma Marketing.
  • Teaching and Research.

Major Recruiters: • Cipla Pharmaceuticals • Cadila • Dr.Reddy’s Laboratories •Ranbaxy • Aventis Pharma • Glenmark • Novartis • Pfizer •Glaxo SmithKline • Johnson & Johnson • Lupin • Teva API

Co-curricular

  • Preformulation: Its Impact on Drug Delivery, January 18,2014, One Day Seminar.
  • First Prof. M.L. Schroff Memorial Lecture Series, March 6,2014, One Day Seminar.
  • First Prof. M.L. Schroff Memorial Lecture Series, March 6,2014, One Day Seminar.
  • Industry – Institute Interaction, April 7, 2015 One Day Seminar.

Standard Inspection Format (SIF)

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