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About Amrita School of Pharmacy

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Amrita School of Pharmacy, an integral component of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, is the first to start functioning among the schools under Health Sciences campus. Located in the vibrant city of Kochi, Kerala, Amrita School of Pharmacy offers training for one of the most sought after professional courses. The School’s commitment to excellence in healthcare is in line with the overall objective of the Kochi – based Health Sciences campus of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

Amrita Among Top 10 Pharmacy Colleges In India

  • All programs are approved by PCI (Pharmacy Council of India )​
  • Clinical training in all major specialties at Amrita Hospital, Kochi – 1300 bed multi-specialty hospitals with 16 Centers of Excellence & 27specialty departments​
  • Excellent research facility and research exposure even at the UG Level.​
  • one of the youngest Pharmacy schools in India to be ranked as the top 10th Pharmacy college in India by NIRF Rankings (Govt of India) in 2023.​
  • The school is committed to building the academic and research platform for the overall development of highly competent pharmacy professionals. ​



The faculty, well-known and highly respected in their respective academic fraternities, is really what distinguishes the School of Pharmacy…


Research is an integral component of pharmacy education. Considering this, much emphasis is given for research…

Student Achievements
Student Achievements

Many of our students from Amrita School of Pharmacy are recognized through awards, fellowships and…


Eligibility & Process

  • B. Pharm Regular
    Minimum 17 years of age and maximum 23 years on or before 31st December 2024.
    Pass in Plus Two with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, Biology. In place of Biology or Maths are also eligible.
  • B. Pharm Lateral Entry (for D. Pharm holders)
    Minimum 17 years of age and maximum 23 years on or before 31st December 2024.
    Pass in Diploma in Pharmacy (D.Pharm).
    Pass in Plus Two with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, Biology. In place of Biology or Maths are also eligible.
  • Pharm. D
    Minimum 17 years of age and maximum 23 years on or before 31st December 2024.
    Pass in Plus two examination with 50% in Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects along with Mathematics or Biology.
    Any other qualification approved by Pharmacy Council of India as equivalent to any of the above examinations.
  • M. Pharm & Pharm. D (PB)
    Pass in B. Pharm degree from an Institution approved by the Pharmacy Council of India (PCI) with at least 50% marks for all the subjects of B.Pharm course from second year to fourth year.
Admission Process

B.Pharm. & Pharm.D. Programs

  1. Apply Online
  2. Entrance Examination
  3. Provisional admission
  4. Verification of certificates
  5. Confirmation of admission
  6. Accept by paying registration fee(non-refundable)
  7. Pay fee and complete the admission process
  8. Or exit, the seat goes to the next person in the waiting list

M.Pharm. & Pharm. D. (PB) Lateral Entry Programs

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  1. Apply Online
  2. Interview / Counselling
  3. Get Provisional Admission
  4. Update UG Marks
  5. Verification of Marks
  6. Confirmation of Admission
  7. Accept
  8. Pay Fee
  9. Or Exit, the seat goes to the next person in the waiting list
Important Dates

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Qn.1. Is Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham affiliated to any University for purpose of recognition of degrees?

No. Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham is a Deemed to be University established under sec 3 of UGC Act 1956. Being a University, the question of affiliation to another university does not arise. Since the university is recognized by UGC and the Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India, the programs offered by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham are recognized. The University is accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council(NAAC )with ‘A’ Grade in 2009. The HRD Ministry’s Panel Report (2010) on Deemed Universities has graded Amrita in Category ‘A’.

Qn.2. How are UG & PG Programmes designed?

B.Pharm and M.Pharm follows a credit based semester pattern with continuous evaluation whereas Pharm D and Pharm D (PB) follows annual pattern.​

Qn.3. How many students are presently studying in the University?

At present around 24,000 students are studying in the eight campuses of the University in Engineering, Medicine, Pharmacy, Management, Social work, Communication and so on.​

Is there an entrance exam for UG Programmes?​


Does the call for interview confirm admission?​


When will selection list be published?​

Within two week of the date of the entrance.​

When is the last date for submission of forms?​

May 5, 2024

Qn.6. If I do not receive call letter in time to attend the counseling, what can I do?

Candidates selected will get intimation through sms/phone call. Candidates who do not get the intimation shall check with the school. (0484-285 7903, 7900).​

Qn.12. Our mailing address:

Amrita School of Pharmacy
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, AIMS Health Science Campus
AIMS Ponekkara P. O., Kochi, Kerala 682 041, India
0091 (0) 484 285 7900
0091 (0) 484 285 7903
0091 (0) 484 285 7904

At the time of counseling, is the presence of candidate compulsory?​

Sorry. Original certificates are to be produced.​

Qn.13. Bank loan

After the admission procedure is done for the candidate, a letter of enrollment as well as other required documents like the approval of the institution etc. will be given from the institute. All the formalities with the Bank have to be taken care by the candidate.​

Qn. 16. Cancellation of Admission and Refund of Fees

If the student wishes to withdraw from the Programme of studies in which he/she is admitted, the refund of fees will be made as per the details given below:

SI. No Date of Cancellation % of Refund of Fee
1 Before the commencement of classes (The date will be announced at the time of counselling) 100% fees (Less Rs.20,000/- Processing Fee)
2 15 days from the commencement of classes 80%
3 Between 15 to 30 days from the commencement of classes 50%
4 After 30 days from the commencement of classes No Refund

a) Refund will be made only after the candidate has surrendered the ID card, original fee receipts and the dues clearance certificate.

b) The refund information given above is indicative only and the university reserve the right to make changes as per the notification received from the regulatory authorities from time to time. Such changes will be updated in the university website.


Amritha Remakanth
Lead, Product Strategy, Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, Hyderabad B Pharm (2010-’14)

Amrita College of Pharmacy was a great place to learn and acquire skills required to strengthen career. Campus facilities and the infrastructure were really good. You will get an overall experience of college life, education, sports and extra-curricular activities. The training offered and the curriculum undertaken is one of the best of its kind

Thomas Kuruvilla
Trainee Analyst at PharmaACE, Pune B Pharm (2014-’18), MBA

Feeling blessed to be into the eminence of Amrita School of Pharmacy which engendered inner professional qualities within me. The family of distinguished faculty was always supportive in nurturing the fundamental spirit in me towards achieving my lifetime goals both in my personal as well as professional life. Huge respect, love, and devotion for entire faculty members and especially the pharmaceutics department. The entire faculty and department left no stone unturned to shape one’s future and it’s their efforts that elicited basic tenets within me to be a better professional

Dr. Diana Thomas Manapurathe
PhD candidate at James Cook University, Townsville, Australia (Pharm.D (PB) 2010-2013, B.Pharm 2006-2010 batch)

Hi, My name is Diana Thomas Manapurathe and currently I am pursuing my PhD in Australia. The academic experience with the infrastructure and faculty in Amrita had nurtured and nourished me for career excellence. The absolute support and encouragement received from the faculty have helped me achieve my goals.

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Admission Co-ordinator,
Amrita School of Pharmacy
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham,
AIMS Ponekkara P.O,
Kochi, Pin : 682041

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