Master of Pharmacy (MPharm) is a two year (Four Semesters) postgraduate programme approved by Pharmacy Council of India (PCI) for following specialisations.

Bifurcation of Seats (Intake)

Specialisation Seats
Pharmaceutics 15
Regulatory Affairs 12
Pharmacology 12
Pharmaceutical Analysis 15
Pharmaceutical Chemistry (In Abeyance) 00
Total Intake 54
Date for Initiation of Online Application 06/05/2021
Last date of receiving Online Application 31/07/2021
Display of Merit list on website for GPAT candidates & Allotment of admission to GPAT candidates (Online & Offline*) 02/08/2021, 12:00 PM onwards
Mock Test for Non_GPAT candidates (Online) 03/08/2021
Entrance Test to be conducted for Non-GPAT candidates (Online) 05/08/2021
Result of Entrance Test for Non-GPAT candidates 06/08/2021
Display of Merit list on website & Counseling of Eligible candidates (Non-GPAT) (Online & Offline*) 09/08/2021, 10:00 AM onwards
Commencement of Semester 23/08/2021

* Students residing in Ahmedabad / Gandhinagar / Nearby Places or in Gujarat State can come to the Institute of Pharmacy, Nirma University for offline counselling). The students who do not wish to come to the campus personally, their counseling will be done online.

Out of state students do not need to travel for offline counseling. Their counseling will be done through online mode.

The details of online counseling  will be informed later.

  • The application for MPharm admissions must be submitted online through the “Online Admission Application Portal” of Nirma University. Downloadable form is NOT AVAILABLE.
  • Thoroughly refer step-wise guide before starting an online application.
  • One may not complete the Online Form in one sitting. One can save the entries made in the form and complete it in more than one sitting. Whenever one makes entry/changes in the form do not forget to click the “SAVE” button.
  • The fields like Full Name of applicant, Mobile number and Email are mandatory; and not editable in the future.
  • The application processing fee worth Rs. 1250/- is to be paid by online mode (using credit card / debit card / net-banking / UPI / wallet). The admission application processing fee is non-refundable in any case.
  • If at any stage of the admission process, it is found that a candidate does not satisfy the eligibility criteria or the information furnished by him/her is incorrect, his/her application for the Programme admission will stand cancelled.

  • The candidates must have passed the qualifying examination (BPharm) from a recognized university with minimum aggregate marks* or equivalent Cumulative Grade Point Index* (CGPI) or any other qualifying degree examination considered as equivalent to a BPharm degree by Nirma University, Ahmedabad. (*as per AICTE & PCI norms)
  • Candidates who are appearing for the final semester of the qualifying examination (BPharm) can also apply. In such case, the candidate is required to submit the result as soon as the same is available either by email or by fax (scanned image).
  • If applicant has passed qualifying examination (BPharm) from a University other than Nirma University, then he/she will be required to obtain an eligibility certificate from Nirma University. The arrangement for obtaining the same will be made on the spot at the time of admission on payment of Rs. 1,000/-.
  • Appearing for counselling does not guarantee admission.
  • The Original documents should be produced at the time of admission.
  • The eligible applicants with valid GPAT score will be given preference for admission in all the branches, and the admission will be given based on the merit of GPAT score.
  • Seats remained vacant after considering the qualified GPAT candidates, would be offered to Non-GPAT candidates as per merit of the National Level Online Entrance Exam conducted on the day of counseling at Nirma University campus. 
  • Exam comprises of multiple choice questions and it would be in-line with GPAT exam. 
  • If equal rank in case of GPAT candidates, and equal score in case NON-GPAT candidates occurs; then the merit of qualifying examination (i.e. BPharm) will be considered.
  • The applicants will be given admission after checking testimonials and related documents. In case of any dispute / doubt in the interpretation of any clause, the decision of the admission committee shall be final. 

Latest FRC Revised Fee Order of Fee Fixation for the years 2017-18, 2018-19, 2019-20 And 2020-21:Click Here
Fee Structure – MPharm (2021 Intake)
Sr. No. Particulars Amount (Rs.)
1 Tuition Fees
* Fees are subject to revision by Fees Regulatory Committee (FRC)
3,74,000/-per year
(1,87,000/-per sem)
2 Refundable Security (One Time) 10,000 /-
3 Examination Fee, Semester Grade Report, etc. (Per Semester) 5,500 /-
4 Initial Post Graduation Registration Fee (One Time) 1,000 /-
5 Eligibility Certificate Fee (If required) 1,000 /-
6 Bus Fees (if opted Bus Services)
As per Pickup Location
(# Bus Fees are Subject to Revision)
8,425 /-
9,525 /-
Hostel Fees* per Annum (Excluding Vacation Period)–Optional
Sr. No. Particulars Amount (Rs.)
1 Hostel Fees – with A.C. with attached washroom 95,000 /-
Hostel Fees – with A.C. without attached washroom 80,000 /-
Hostel Fees – Non A.C. 65,000 /-
Non A.C. Dormitory (6 Seater) 55,000 /-
2# Electricity Advance (with A.C.) 15,000 /-
Hostel Electricity Advance (Non A.C.) 7,000 /-
3 Laundry Service Advance 4,000 /-
4 Mess Advance (For 10 months) 45,000 /-
# Electricity Charges would be Extra as per Actual Consumption.

* Fees are subject to Revision by NERF from time-to-time.


The international students can apply under one of the following two categories:

Category 1 : Foreign Nationals having non-Indian passports (FN), OR foreign students having non-Indian passport and also having the OCI or PIO card (OCI/PIO) can apply under OCI/PIO/FN Supernumerary category that has 10% seats reserved. The students from SAARC countries can apply under the FN category, however they will be charged the fees as per the Indian National regular fees.

Category 2 : Students whose parents are currently working in Gulf countries or South-east Asia can apply under CIWGC-SEA Supernumerary category that has 5% seats reserved. The students must hold Indian passports, and should have passed qualifying exams either from India or outside of India.

More details on number of seats, eligibility, fees, online application link etc. can be found from following website:

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