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Acharya Institute of Technology

D. Pharm - Diploma in Pharmacy


A Pharmacist’s job is to prepare, mix, compound or dispense drugs and medicines, ointments, powder, pills, tablets and injections on the prescription of a medical practitioner, dentist or veterinarian. Pharmacist are concerned with production of pharmaceutical products, development of the methods or processes of production and quality control. Besides they assist the physician in rendering necessary information about various drugs, their contra-indications, incompatibility etc. Diploma in pharmacy students can set up own pharmacy or chemists and druggists shop to stock after registering with the state Pharmacy Council, of India. A Pharmacist can be a successful medical representative, with good communication skills and a flair for convincing people. Pharmacist can work with pharmaceutical industry, government departments, universities, teaching hospitals, investigation and research institute etc.



D. Pharm - Diploma in Pharmacy

Duration  : 2 Years

Eligibility : Pass in 10+2 / ‘A’ Level or its equivalent from any Board or Council with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology / Zoology.

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

This programme is designed to,

1. Impart basic knowledge of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences to the students.

2. Train the students in compounding, dispensing, storage and safe use of medicines.

3. Educate the students about their role and responsibilities in the public healthcare.

4. Teach the students about professional standards and ethics of pharmacy.

Program Outcomes (POs)

After completion of the programme the graduate will,

a. Eligible for apprenticeship, registration and employment in pharmaceutical sector as Qualified Pharmacist.

b. Able to interpret the prescription and dispense the medicines as per regulations.

c. Involved in drugstore management and become an entrepreneur.

d. Able to continue progressive learning.


“Acharya Institutes is Committed to the cause of value-based education in all disciplines, envisions itself as a fountainhead of innovative human enterprise, with inspiration initiatives for Academic Excellence .”


“To ensure, planned development of Pharmacy Education consistent with the Policies of the State and Nation. We are committed to providing need based, Quality Pharmaceutical Technical and Professional Human Resources to the Industry, Business and Community.”

Our Professors

Acharya & B M Reddy College of Pharmacy is known for global leadership in the field of nursing education and clinical skills, and the Acharya faculty is a combination of young and experienced, passionate and curious individuals. They are the most distinguished scholars, who constantly do research in their respective fields.


Mr. Prabhu Assistant Professor


Dr. Giles D Associate Professor

Course Catalog

D. Pharm - Diploma in Pharmacy

First Year

  • Pharmaceutics-I
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry-I
  • Pharmacognosy
  • Biochemistry and Clinical
  • Pathology
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Health Education and Community Pharmacy

Second Year

  • Pharmaceutics-II
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry-II
  • Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence
  • Drug Store and Business Management
  • Hospital and clinical pharmacy

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