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School of Pharmaceautical Science & Technology

  • HOD :
    Prof. Himangshu Sekhar Maji
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Welcome to the Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, JIS University. Pharmaceutical Technology is increasingly becoming interdisciplinary and occupying its position at the essential point of various scientific queries due to its assortment. The department was established in 2016 at JIS University Campus to provide undergraduate education in Pharmaceutical Technology with prior approval from Pharmacy Council of India. From the very beginning of its journey the department adopted PCI prescribed syllabus. Department have excellent academic infrastructure with a lush Green Campus providing excellent learning opportunities to students & thus exemplifying our vision. The Department of Pharmaceutical Technology at JISU provides high level quality teaching along with highly sophisticated instruments and well-furnished laboratories to cultivate curious and inventive scholars such that they become competent enough to face the challenges from academic as well as from industry. The department is equipped with a beautiful Pharmacy Museum and medicinal plant garden which gives access to the students for hands on training of the subject. Project work (Skill X) and seminar presentation are introduced in all semester to get an overview of the ongoing research and recent development in Pharmacy.

Bachelor in Pharmacy (B.Pharm)

Duration: 4 Years

Eligibility: Passed 10+2 Examination with Physics, Chemistry as compulsory subjects and Mathematics or Biology as 3rd subject. Obtained a minimum of 45%* marks

Diploma in Pharmacy (D. Pharm)

Duration: 2 Years

Eligibility: Passed 10+2 Examination with Physics, Chemistry as compulsory subjects and Biology or Mathematics as 3rd subject.

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Certificate Course on Pharmacovigilance in Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research

Duration: 9 months (36 weeks Theory & Practical) and further 3 months for Project work

Eligibility: Students having B.Sc (All streams of Life Science), D.Pharm, B.Pharm, M.Pharm, B.Pharm (Ayur), MBBS / MD/ BDS / MDS / Nursing / BHMS / BVSc / BPT / Diploma in Paramedical Courses / Allied fields.

Pharmacovigilance in Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research:

Infrastructure

The Department of Pharmaceutical technology, JIS University situated in calm, peaceful and pollution free environment best suited to academic pursuit.

All basic amenities like drinking water, electricity, power back-up, and internet facilities have been provided to the students.

The academic floors (presently 3rd and 4th Floor) of Pharmacy department has the fully developed Infrastructure representing spacious lecture halls, tutorial rooms, administrative office, seminar hall, library, computer lab and other pharmaceutical laboratories.

Museum: Museum of the Pharmacy department is facilitated with all kinds of educative Anatomical Models, Specimens, and Photographs etc. It also provides information about herbal drugs by housing Herbarium, Specimens, Photographs, and Samples etc.

The language and computer laboratories are well equipped with sufficient number of computers with the latest configuration.

Library: The Pharmacy department has an excellent Library and Information Center, one of the central support services of the institution, which acts as a primary source for information seekers. The library has been carefully designed to maximize natural lighting to the users and provide a comfortable seating and reading environment. The library is well equipped with modem facilities and resources in the form of CD-ROMs online database, books, National & International journals. Our departmental library harbors 15 International and national journals. Over 2000 Volumes of book bearing more than 250 titles belongs to various core subjects of Pharmaceutical sciences.

Canteen: JIS University is having a tidy and hygienic canteen which is important for student's health. The canteen is having a spacious sitting place and decorated walls. It is a right place for refreshments and to relax the budding intellectuals.

Hostel Facilities: Separate hostel facilities for boys and girls are provided for the students.

Laboratory::The Department of Pharmaceutical Technology has well equipped laboratories of following subject categories

  • Pharmaceutics Laboratories
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry Laboratories
  • Pharmacology Laboratories
  • Pharmacognosy Laboratories
  • Pharmaceutical Analysis Laboratory
  • Pharmaceutical Microbiology and Biotechnology Laboratory

Industry-Academia Outreach: JIS University has a strong Training and Placement cell which organizes Industrial Training, Industrial Tours and Industrial Visits in addition to proper placement for the aspiring students at appropriate level of study. The department of Pharmaceutical Technology is also providing training facility for the students pursuing B. Pharm.

  • Training conducted by eminent Professionals
  • Soft Skill Enhancement Module
  • Industry Standard Knowledge imparted in classroom sessions
  • Dedicated days for Industrial visit to give an outline idea on different operational activities of Industry
  • Dedicated days for Industrial training as per curriculum to give hands on practical training in different specialized area of an Industry
  • Special Module focused to develop interview skills.

Achievements and Activities: The department of Pharmaceutical Technology regularly invites renowned guest speakers from industry and academia to boost the students regarding recent development in the core areas of research and development.

Pharmacy is the branch of science that links the health science with the chemical science, and it is well concerned with the discovery, development, production, and distribution of drugs. Pharmacists are the medication experts on the health care team, offering information and advice to help patients successfully manage their medication therapy with minimum side effects. Pharmacists have the knowl¬edge, skills and expertise to be trusted with a patient's health. Pharmacists are among the most accessible health care professionals.

  • Drug Inspectors, Analyst (Government Services)
  • Academicians (Teaching Profession)
  • Research & Development (Basic and Applied; in Pharmaceutical Industry)
  • Production, QA-QC, Regulatory Affairs (Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology Industry)
  • Sales and Marketing (in Pharmaceutical, Healthcare and allied sectors)
  • Knowledge Process Outsourcing (Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology R&D segment)
  • Clinical Research Organizations
  • Clinical Pharmacists (Industry/Hospital/Community)
  • Entrepreneurs (Wholesale and retail Pharmacy; Drug manufacturing Industry)
  • Pharmacovigilance and Clinical Data Analyst (Latest emerging area)
  • Members of the regulatory organizations like FDA, WHO, Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission
  • Drug Therapist
  • Drug Technician

The JIS University is planning to start PhD program in pharmacy like other departments, accordingly laboratories are modernized to make it ready for conducting research and projects. The department is planning to apply for different projects to the funding agencies so that vibrant research activities can be developed in the department. The department has already 8 publications in different journals of repute to the credit of its faculty members.

 DEPARTMENTAL UPADATES
  • JIS University introducing new Certificate Course on Pharmacovigilance in Pharmaceutical and Clinical Research Download Brochure
  • School of Pharmacy is Recognised by the PCI (Pharmacy Council of India)

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