amrita-school-of-pharmacy-pharm-d-p-b-academics-admissionsDoctor of Pharmacy is a hospital oriented globally accepted pharmacy programme. We have started the program Pharm. D. (Post Baccalaureate) in the year 2010.

This is a three year course after B. Pharm graduation.

The course is approved by PCI. The current annual intake is 10. There will be internship or residency for an year (in the final year) in the hospital.

After completion of the course the candidates can work fully as an integrated member of the health care team and help maximize drug efficacy, minimize drug toxicity and promote cost effectiveness.

This program also has 2 phases like Pharm.D. (Regular) wherein the students have theory and practical classes in the first two years and undergo internship in the various departments in the hospital during III Year (Phase 2).

DURATION OF COURSE: Two Years plus one year internship or residency


CURRICULUM: As approved by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham (University) and is in line with the directives of the Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and Pharmacy Council of India.


Year I Year II Year III
Pharmacotherapeutics - I Pharmacotherapeutics - III Internship or residency training including postings in speciality units.
Students should indepen-dently provide the clinical pharmacy services
to the allotted wards.
  1. Six months in General Medicine department and
  2. Two months in three other speciality departments
Pharmacotherapeutics - II Clinical Research
Clinical Pharmacy Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomics
Biostatistics & Research Metho-dology Clinical Pharmacokinetics & Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Biopharmaceutics& Pharmacoki-netics Clerkship *
Clinical Toxicology Project work (Six Months)

Very Important

Management of AMRITA VISHWA VIDYAPEETHAM reserves the right to change any of the conditions enumerated herein for the purpose of complying with any of the regulations of the University Grants Commission or any other competent authorities.

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