Dear Candidate find the details about B.Pharm Regulation as per PCI
1. B.Pharm Course Regulation Effective from Session 2016-2017
2. Minimum qualification for admission
2.1 First year B. Pharm:
- Candidate shall have passed 10+2 examination conducted by the respective state/central government authorities recognized as equivalent to 10+2 examination by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU) with English as one of the subjects and Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics (P.C.M) and or Biology (P.C.B / P.C.M.B.) as optional subjects individually.
- Any other qualification approved by the Pharmacy Council of India as equivalent to any of the above examinations.
2.2. B. Pharm lateral entry (to third semester):
- A pass in D. Pharm. course from an institution approved by the Pharmacy Council of India under section 12 of the Pharmacy Act.
3. Duration of the program
- The course of study for B.Pharm shall extend over a period of eight semesters (four academic years) and six semesters (three academic years) for lateral entry students.
- The curricula and syllabi for the program shall be prescribed from time to time by Pharmacy Council of India, New Delhi.
4. Medium of instruction and examinations
- Medium of instruction and examination shall be in English.
5. Working days in each semester
- Each semester shall 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 December/January to May/June in every calendar year.
6. Attendance and progress
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.
- In the VII semester, every candidate shall undergo practice school for a period of 150 hours evenly distributed throughout the semester.
- The student shall opt any one of the domains for practice school declared by the program committee from time to time. At the end of the practice school, every student shall submit a printed report (in triplicate) on the practice school he/she attended (not more than 25 pages).
- Along with the exams of semester VII, the report submitted by the student, knowledge and skills acquired by the
student through practice school shall be evaluated by the subject experts at college leveland grade point shall be awarded.
Industrial training (Desirable)
- Every candidate shall be required to work for at least 150 hours spread over four weeks in a Pharmaceutical Industry/Hospital.
- It includes Production unit, Quality Control department, Quality Assurance department, Analytical laboratory, Chemical manufacturing unit, Pharmaceutical R&D, Hospital (Clinical Pharmacy), Clinical Research Organization, Community Pharmacy, etc.
- After the Semester – VI and before the commencement of Semester – VII, and shall submit satisfactory report of such work and certificate duly signed by the authority of training organization to the head of the institute.
- All the students shall undertake a projectunder the supervision of a teacher and submit a report.
- The area of the project shall directly relate any one of the elective subject opted by the student in semester VIII.
- The project shall be carried out in group not exceeding 5 in number. The project report shall be submitted in triplicate (typed & bound copy not less than 25 pages)