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PharmD (Doctor of Pharmacy)

PharmD (Doctor of Pharmacy)

What is PharmD?

  • It is a six-year full time Doctor of Pharmacy Programme, leading to the degree of Pharm.D., offered by Institute of Pharmacy under Faculty of Pharmacy.


What is the Duration of PharmD programme? 

  • The course of study for Pharm.D. shall extend over a period of six academic years (five years of study and one year of internship or residency) full time with each academic year spread over a period of not less than 200 working days. The period of six years duration is divided into two phases Phase I – Consisting of First, Second, Third, Fourth and Fifth academic year.
  • Phase II – Consisting of internship or residency training during sixth year involving posting in specialty units. It is a phase of training wherein a student is exposed to actual pharmacy practice or clinical pharmacy services and acquires skill under supervision so that he or she may become capable of functioning independently.
  • We have MoU with KD hospital, Nr. Vaishnodevi Circle, Ahmedabad for the training phase.