Diploma in Pharmacy (D.Pharm)


As the profession of pharmacy was developing in the country in 1960s, there was a demand for the qualified pharmacists, in order to furnish the needs of the profession of pharmacy, a short version of pharmacy program namely Diploma in Pharmacy (D.Pharm) was developed D.Pharm or Diploma in Pharmacy is an undergraduate Diploma course in the medical field of Pharmacy. Pharmacy is a medical field involved in the preparation, dispensing and appropriate use of medication meant for therapeutic purposes. Also pharmaceutical manufacturing companies require diploma/ pharmacy graduates for production and marketing of drugs. The courses provide the minimum qualification to become a registered Pharmacist in India. The minimum qualification for D.Pharm course is Intermediate examination passed in Science stream(PCB/PCM). After D.Pharm, the students can pursue higher studies in Pharmacy by taken direct admission in B.Pharm IInd Year.