Diploma in Pharmacy (Allopathy)
A person who has completed D. Pharmacy along with training can register as a Registered Pharmacist in any of the state council and can practice as community pharmacist (Medical Store/Chemists & Druggists) or a hospital pharmacist. It is the minimum qualification to practice pharmacy profession in India; therefore, it is mandatory that all dispensing of prescription has to be done under the supervision of a pharmacist only. He/ She can also work as a medical representative & also work in any manufacturing industry.
Duration: Duration of the course is 2 years with each academic year spread over not less than 180 working days. A candidate needs to complete a compulsory training of minimum 500 hours in Hospital after completion of second year of the course.
Eligibility: The Candidate should be complete 10+2 examination in Science with Physics, and Chemistry as compulsory subjects along with one of the subjects: Mathematics or Biology (Botany and Zoology) from a recognized institution of Himachal Pradesh or outside H.P. State.
Admission Procedure: For admission to D. Pharmacy the eligible candidate will register himself/herself through either online mode at website portal or manually after coming to the university. After investigating the application, candidate seeking admission will be called for the test/interview. He/she will produce necessary documents including Aadhar card, provisional or original certificates of qualification required for the admission. After approval of the competent authority, candidate will pay the admission fees as per the university norms.