• With a legacy spanning over two decades, NSHM Institute of Health Sciences boasts top-tier global placements, offering unparalleled placement opportunities to its students.
  • Backed by Central Government Agencies like DST, SERB, etc., our institute provides cutting-edge research facilities, fostering academic and scientific advancements.
  • Students have the opportunity to exchange knowledge, engage in intellectual discussions, and gain insights into the Health Science industry's future by interacting with industry experts, attending seminars and workshops.
  • Gain a profound understanding of the global transformation of the Health Science industry, transitioning from traditional paradigms to the digital era.
  • Seize the opportunity to submit abstracts for oral and poster presentations, actively participating in cutting-edge research and emerging developments in the industry.
  • Strategic collaborations with esteemed partners ensure that students receive a comprehensive education aligned with industry standards and best practices.
    • Department of Pharm Tech, Jadavpur University: Our students benefit from distinctive opportunity to engage in hands-on training with analytical instruments. Additionally, this collaboration offers research opportunities for postgraduate students.
    • Government Pharmacy College, Sikkim: The academic and research collaboration between NSHM Institute of Health Sciences and Government Pharmacy College Sikkim, enriches the educational experience for students.
    • Indian Pharmaceutical Association: The industry-academia interface with the Indian Pharmaceutical Association plays a pivotal role in developing healthcare professionals and advancing the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Key Facts
  • Scope & Career Opportunities
  • Course Details

Key Facts


2 years






PGECET and B.Pharma


To complete admission online, follow the steps below:
  • - Fill up the online application form
  • - Sit for ENPAT and personal interview
  • - Receive selection letter via e-mail
  • - Pay admission fees


  • KOLKATA - Master of Pharmacy - Pharmaceutics INR 1,01,875 (fee per semester)
-The fee structure is different for international students.-

Scope & Career Opportunities

The continuously evolving pharmaceutical industry is experiencing a shortage of skilled professionals. Pharmacy stands out as one of the fastest-growing sectors in India's healthcare industry, offering impressive career prospects and job opportunities. Graduates can choose to pursue higher education or enter the industry, where employment opportunities span various areas like:
  • -R&D roles within pharmaceutical, biotech, agro and FMCG sectors
  • -Researcher in Bio-safety Studies
  • -Quality Control
  • -Quality Assurance
  • -Drug Manufacturing
  • -Hospital/Clinical/Community Pharmacy
  • -Drug Regulatory Affairs
  • -Sales & Marketing
  • -Medical Writing
  • -Analytical R&D
  • -Formulation Development

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Course Details

The core curriculum includes:

Course Breakup

  • Pharmaceutics
    Preparatory pharmacy with arts and science of preparing the different conventional dosage forms
  • Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics
    Biopharmaceutics and pharmacokinetics and their applications in pharmaceutical development, the design of dose and dosage regimens, and solving the problems that arise therein
  • Industrial Pharmacy
    Influence of pharmaceutical additives and various pharmaceutical dosage forms on the performance of the drug product
  • Novel Drug Delivery System
    The basics of novel drug delivery systems
  • Physical Pharmaceutics
    Various physical and physicochemical properties, and principles involved in dosage forms/formulations. Theory and practical components to get a better insight into various areas of formulation research and development, and stability studies of pharmaceutical dosage forms
  • Pharmaceutical Engineering
    Fundamental knowledge of the art and science of various unit operations used in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Quality Assurance
    Various aspects of quality control and quality assurance aspects of the pharmaceutical industry. Important aspects like cGMP, QC tests, documentation, quality certifications, and regulatory affairs
  • Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence
    Important legislation related to the profession of pharmacy in India
  • Computer Applications in Pharmacy
    Fundamentals of Database, Database Management Systems, computer application in clinical Studies, and use of databases
  • Environmental Sciences
    Scientific study of the environmental system and the status of its inherent or induced changes on organisms; the study of physical and biological characters of the environment, social and cultural factors, and the impact of humans on the environment


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