Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Programme


  • Duration

    2 Years

  • Tuition Fee (in INR) per Sem.

    37500 Uttarakhand 50000 All India

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Eligibility Criteria

Passed 10 + 2 with 50% , PCB/PCM With English

About Program

D. Pharm is a popular entry-level programme in the field of pharmacy. The programme acts as a gateway for those willing to make a career in the pharmacy industry. It is a 2-year full-time diploma program that comprehensively covers all the fundamentals of pharmacy education. The program deals with the application of chemistry in the pharmacy industry, pharmacology, toxicology, and theoretical & practical concepts of biochemistry.

The profession of pharmacy evolved in India in the 1960s in the wake of the demand for trained and skilled pharmacy professionals.

A Diploma in Pharmacy was then started as a short and speedy course to meet the then industry needs for professionals in different roles.This course is considered to be an ideal program for those who want to quick start their career in the field of pharmacy. This compact yet comprehensive program enables students to study a wide range of pharmacy aspects including salts and their applications across medicines.

D. Pharm holds utmost significance in the field of pharmacy as it builds a strong base of students within the domain empowering them to take up some advanced courses later on.


Career Avenues 

India, being the world’s most populated country, requires a huge amount of medicines to meet the needs of its people.

Both the global and national pharmaceutical businesses have taken this call, and as a result, the pharmacy sector is progressing by leaps and bounds. The field of pharmacy provides all diploma holders in pharmacy with a plethora of job opportunities.

Demanding Job Titles

  • Sales & Marketing
  • Product Development
  • Own Chemist Shop
  • Speciality Laboratories
  • Regulatory Affairs
  • Biotechnology Companies
  • Production and Manufacturing
  • Quality Control and Assurance
  • Government Hospitals
  • Community Health Centres
  • Educational Institutes
  • Clinics
  • Food and Drug Administration
  • Private Hospitals
  • Private Drug Stores
  • Pharmaceutical Firms
  • Research Agencies & Labs
  • Cosmetics Industry
  • Government Agencies


Amrapali University

Shiksha Nagar, Lamachaur, Kaladhungi Road, Haldwani - 263139 , Distt.-Nainital (UTTARAKHAND )

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