Available courses

Course Objective: Upon completion of the course the student shall be able to:

(i)   Understand to drive research project starting from identification of research problem, derive hypothesis, set objectives and craft experiment to prove the hypothesis.

(ii)  Write scientific report based on the data /evidence collected from the experiment.

(iii)  Prepare and present the research project

Eligibility: Undergraduate and Post Graduate students of Pharmacy/Life science/Basic Science/Biotechnology

The course deals with the various physical and physicochemical properties, andprinciples

involved in dosage forms/formulations. Theory and practical components of the subject help

the student to get a better insight into various areas of formulation research and development,

and stability studies of pharmaceutical dosage forms.

Scope: The main purpose of the subject is to understand what drugs do to the living organisms and how their effects can be applied to therapeutics. The subject covers the information about the drugs like, mechanism of action, physiological and biochemical effects (pharmacodynamics) as well as absorption, distribution, metabolism and excretion (pharmacokinetics) along with the adverse effects, clinical uses, interactions, doses, contraindications and routes of administration of different classes of drugs. 

Objectives: Upon completion of this course the student should be able to

 1. Understand the pharmacological actions of different categories of drugs 

2. Explain the mechanism of drug action at organ system/sub cellular/ macromolecular levels.

 3. Apply the basic pharmacological knowledge in the prevention and treatment of various diseases.




Study of all categories of microorganisims especially for the production of alchol antibiotics, vaccines, vitamins enzymes etc..


Upon completion of the subject student shall be able to;

1. Understand methods of identification, cultivation and preservation of various microorganisms

2. To understand the importance and implementation of sterlization in pharmaceutical processing and industry

3. Learn sterility testing of pharmaceutical products.

4. Carried out microbiological standardization of Pharmaceuticals.

5. Understand the cell culture technology and its applications in pharmaceutical industries.

The course deals with

1. Source, Composition, General methods of Extraction, Evaluation, chemical tests, therapeutic uses of drugs containing phytoconstituents like steroids, triterpenoids, anthraquinone, flavanoids and alkaloidal glycoproteins.

2. Biosynthesis of alkaloids from different Amino acids

3. Regulatory requirements for manufacture of ASU

4. Excipients from natural sources

5. Herbal drug formulation and challenges.

6. Pharmacodynamic and Pharmackinetic formulations

7. Spectroscopic techniques to characterize natural molecules.

Heterocyclic Chemistry:

Upon successful completion of this course, a learner will be able to:

  • Identify different heterocyclic nucleus present in various organic compounds and drugs.
  • Nomenclate  the heterocylic organic compounds and drugs
  • Employ fundamental heterocyclic organic reactions in the synthetic design of biologically active molecules containing heterocyclic nucleus

Biotechnology can be defined as application of technology using the living organisms to obtain useful products. The integrated use of biochemistry, microbiology & engineering sciences in order to achieve technological application of the capabilities of microorganisms, cultured tissue, cells & their parts.

Biotechnology is a multidisciplinarian in nature, involving input from:
1. Engineering                                                  
2. Cell & Molecular biology
3. Microbiology
4. Genetics
5. Physiology
6. Biochemistry
7. Immunology
8. Virology
9. Recombinant DNA Technology : Genetic manipulation of bacteria, viruses, fungi, plants & animals often for the development of specific products.
10. Enzymology

The Course is outlined for Final year BPharm (Sem VIII) students in the subject of Pharmaceutical Medicinal Chemistry. 

Course Objectives: Learner will learn stereo chemistry, chemical name, SAR, metabolism mechanism of action and synthesis of few molecules of CNS category

Course Objectives

1. To make the learner understand the concept of nutraceuticals and dietary supplements along with the classification with respect to health benefits, chemical nature and mechanism of action.

2. To expose the learner to the health benefits of various classes of phytochemicals along with their salient chemical features, pharmacokinetics, doses and marketed preparations.

3. To introduce to the learner the formulation challenges of nutraceuticals and health supplements and the importance of the safety and stability of nutraceutical formulations.

4. To make the learner aware of the regulatory aspects of nutraceuticals in India and major countries

Course Outcomes

Upon completion of the course student will be able to –

1. Explain concept of nutraceuticals and dietary supplements, classify these based on chemical nature, health benefits and mechanism of action.

2. Discuss the chemistry of phytochemicals, their health benefits, pharmacokinetics, interactions with food and recommended doses along with the marketed preparations.

3. Explain the challenges in formulating nutraceuticals.

4. Understand the significance of safety and stability studies of nutraceuticals.

5. Describe the labeling and regulatory aspects for manufacture and sale of nutraceutical products.

This course is designed to impart fundamental knowledge on the art and science of various unit operations used in pharmaceutical industry

Objectives : Upon completion of the course student shall be able:

1. To know various unit operations used in Pharmaceutical industries

2. To understand the material handling techniques

3. To perform various processes involved in pharmaceutical manufacturing process

4. To carry out various test to prevent environmental pollution

5. To appreciate and comprehend significance of plant layout design for optimum use of resources

6. To appreciate the various preventive methods used for corrosion control in Pharmaceutical industries

FYBPHARM SEM I - Human Anatomy and Physiology I– Theory