M. Pharm

REGULATIONS GOVERNING M.PHARM COURSES

 

Eligibility

Minimum qualification for admission A Pass in the following examinations

a) B. Pharm Degree examination of an Indian university established by law in India from an institution approved by Pharmacy Council of India and has scored not less than 55 % of the maximum marks (aggregate of 4 years of B.Pharm.)

b) Every student, selected for admission to post graduate pharmacy program in any PCI approved institution should have obtained registration with the State Pharmacy Council or should obtain the same within one month from the date of his/her admission, failing which the admission of the candidate shall be cancelled.

Note: It is mandatory to submit a migration certificate obtained from the respective university where the candidate had passed his/her qualifying degree (B.Pharm.)

5% relaxation in minimum eligibility criteria of candidate belonging to reserved category.

 

 
  Duration  of the course
 
 

 The program of study for M.Pharm. shall extend over a period of four semesters (two academic years). The curricula and syllabi for the program shall be prescribed from time to time by Phamacy Council of India, New Delhi.

Working days in each semester:
Each semestershall consist of not less than 100 working days. The odd semesters shall be conducted from the month of June/July to November/December and the even semesters shall be conducted from the month of December/January to May/June in every calendar year

   
  Course  of Study
 

The study of M. Pharm course shall be of  annual system that includes M. Pharm Part-I, extending for twelve moths from  the commencement of academic term and M. Pharm Part-II of twelve months  duration. At the end of M. Pharm Part-I, there shall be an university  examination of M. Pharm Part-I. At the end of M. Pharm Part-II, the candidate  shall submit a dissertation on the topic approved by the university.

   
  Attendance  and progress of studies
 
  • A candidate pursuing M.  Pharm Course shall study in the concerned department of the institution for the  entire period as full time student. No candidate is permitted to work in any  laboratory/ college/industries /pharmacy etc., while studying post graduate  course. No candidate should join any other course of study or appear for any  other                                examination conducted by this university or  any other university in India  or abroad during the period of registration.
  • Each year shall be taken as  a unit for the purpose of calculating attendance.
  • Every student shall attend  symposia, seminars, conferences, journal review meetings and lectures during  each year as prescribed by the department/college/university and not absent  him/her without valid reasons
  • A candidate is required to put in at least 80% attendance in individual courses considering theory and practical separately. The candidate shall complete the prescribed course satisfactorily to be eligible to appear for the respective examinations