B Pharmacy


  • Level of Programme Undergraduate
  • Duration 4 years
  • Average Start Salary 4-6 lakhs per annum
  • Language English
  • Assessments Yes
Course Description

B Pharmacy or B Pharma is a 4-year bachelor’s degree course and is mainly pursued by people who want to open their own pharmacy store or join the industry for research purposes. You must have cleared your 10+2 with science subjects such as PCM, PCB, or PCMB along with English as a compulsory subject

B Pharmacy is a career-oriented course and if you aspire to be a pharmacist, it is mandatory for you to pursue this course and build skills and knowledge on medicines. The key B Pharmacy Subjects covered in the course curriculum focus on teaching aspects of medicines, drugs, their chemical structure, formulation, etc. 

Graduates of this course can find jobs in hospitals, Medical Clinics, Government Drug Research Institutes, etc. The key job positions for B Pharma are Drug Safety Associate, Clinical Research Associate, Drug Inspector, Pharmaceutical Scientist, and other sales positions in pharmacy firms.

Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria to apply for B Pharmacy programme are as follows -

Candidates should have passed 10+2 examinations with English, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology/Mathematics.
Students possessing 10+2 qualification from non-formal based schooling such as NIOS and state-based open schooling are not eligible for the B Pharmacy course.
Students should complete the age of 17 years on or before 31st December of the year of admission to the B Pharmacy course.
Candidates who have completed the D Pharm course from a PCI (Pharmacy Council of India) approved institution. This is lateral admission in the second /third semester of B Pharmacy course.


First Year Syllabus

Human Anatomy and Physiology I - Theory Human Anatomy and Physiology II - Theory
Human Anatomy and Physiology - Practical Biochemistry - Theory
Communication Skills - Theory Computer Applications in Pharmacy - Theory
Remedial Biology / Remedial Mathematics - Theory Biochemistry - Practical
Pharmaceutical Analysis I - Practical Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry I - Practical
Communication Skills - Practical Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry I - Theory
Pharmaceutical Analysis I - Theory Pathophysiology - Theory
Pharmaceutical Inorganic Chemistry - Theory/td> Human Anatomy and Physiology II - Practical
Pharmaceutics I - Theory Environmental Sciences - Theory
Pharmaceutical Inorganic Chemistry - Practical Computer Applications in Pharmacy - Practical
Pharmaceutics I - Practical
Remedial Biology - Practical

Second Year Syllabus

Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry II - Theory Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry III - Theory
Pharmaceutical Microbiology - Theory Medicinal Chemistry I - Theory
Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry II - Practical Pharmacology I - Theory
Pharmaceutical Microbiology - Practical Pharmacology I - Practical
Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry I - Practical Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry I - Theory
Physical Pharmaceutics I - Theory Physical Pharmaceutics II - Theory
Pharamceutical Engineering - Theory Medicinal Chemistry I - Practical
Physical Pharmaceutics I - Practical Physical Pharmaceutics II - Practical
Pharmaceutical Engineering - Practical

Third Year Syllabus

Medicinal Chemistry II - Theory Medicinal Chemistry III - Theory
Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry II - Practical Herbal Drug Technology - Theory
Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence - Theory Pharmaceutical Biotechnology - Theory
Pharmacology II - Practical Pharmacology III - Practical
Herbal Drug Theory - Practical Pharmacology III - theory
Industrial Pharmacy I - Theory Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics - Theory
Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry II - Theory Quality Assurance - Theory
Pharmacology II -Theory Medicinal Chemistry III - Practical
Industrial Pharmacy I - Practical

Fourth Year Syllabus

Pharmaceutical Analysis III Medicinal Chemistry IV
Pharmacokinetics and Biopharmaceutics I Pharmacokinetics and Biopharmaceutics II
Pharmacology IV Pharmacognosy V
Pharmaceutical Theory Practical IV Pharmacokinetics
Pharmacology Practical IV Pharmacognosy PRactical VI
Pharmaceutical Technology IV Pharmaceutical Technology V
Pharmacognosy IV Clinical Pharmacy
Pharmaceutical Analysis Practical III Medicinal Chemistry Practical IV
Pharmacognosy Practical V Biopharmaceutics
Clinical Pharmacy Practical