Bachelor of Pharmacy degree is known as B-Pharma in India.B Pharma is 4 year degree program.BPHarma is available in annual and semester schemes.
A Bachelor of Pharmacy is an undergraduate academic degree in the field of pharmacy.In the United States, this degree was granted as the baccalaureate pharmacy degree only at Washington State University, where it has now been superseded by the PharmD degree.
Eligibility for B-Pharma
In order to be eligible, one must pass with at least 50% marks in 10 + 2 (or an equivqlent examination) with biology/biotechnology as one of the subjects. In some states it is mandatory to give an additional pharmacy entrance examination in order to be eligible for the course. D.Pharm (Diploma of Pharmacy) holders are eligible for admission into B.Pharm (Bachelor of Pharmacy) into the second year directly via Lateral entry.
Colleges imparting pharmaceutical education (D.Pharm, B.Pharm, M.Pharm or Pharm D) must be approved by All Indian Council of Technical Education (AICTE) or Pharmacy Council Of India (PCI).
For a student to be eligible for registration as a pharmacist in India, the college from which he/she graduated must be approved by the PCI. B-Pharm is often superseded by M-Pharm and PhD level courses although the minimum qualification required for registration as a pharmacist is D.Pharm.
Colleges for B.Pharma in India approved by PCI
Hindu College Of Pharmacy, Gohana Road, Sonipat, Haryana
Dr. Hari Singh Gour Central University, Sagar, Madhya Pradesh
Alwar Pharmacy college, Alwar, Rajasthan
Birla Institute of Technology and Science,Pilani
Nirma Institute of Pharmacy, Ahmedabad
Madurai Medical College, Madurai, Tamil Nadu
Bharti Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Srigangana
ISF College of Pharmacy, Moga, Punjab
Delhi Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research (DIPSAR), New Delhi
Shri Baba Mast Nath Institute of Pharceutical Sciences & Research, Asthal Bohar, Rohtak.
Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
SGRR Institute of Pharmacy, Dehradun, Uttarakhand
Madras Medical College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Hamdard University, New Delhi
Bombay College of Pharmacy, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Gyan Vihar School of Pharmacy, Jaipur, Rajasthan
Srinivas College of Pharmacy,Valachil,Mangalore
Smt.Vidyawati college of Pharmacy,Uttar Pradesh,Jhansi
Indira College Of Pharmacy,Pune-33
Alard College of Pharmacy, Hinjewadi,Pune-411057
AISSMS College of Pharmacy, Pune. 01
Charak College Of Pharmacy & Research, Pune, Maharashtra
Gurunanak College of Pharmacy, Nagpur
Nims University, Shobha Nagar, Jaipur-303121
H.N.B.Garhwal (Central) University Uttarakhand
Department of Pharmaceutical sciences and drug research Punjabi University Patiala
NIPER is called “Heaven” by pharmacy graduates due to its quality of education and research. It is an autonomous body created by a special Act of Indian Parliament. Every year, entrance examinations are conducted for admission to post-graduation and PhD courses at NIPER.