BACHELOR IN PHARMACY (B.PHARM)

Eligibility

1. Candidates who have passed two years P.U.C examination of Karnataka P.U.C Board or any equivalent examination of any other approved Board or university with not less than 40% marks in any combination comprising P.C.M or P.C.B (minimum eligibility should be based on the aggregate of P.C.M. or P.C.B) or P.C.M..B, PC and computer Sciences, P.C and Electronic

2. In case of students belonging to SC/ST/ or Category-I , the minimum percentage of marks for admission to B.pharm Course shall be not less than 35% in P.U.C or its equivalent examination (P.C.B. or P.C.M. or P.C.M.B) P.C and Computer Science, P.C and Electronics.

3. Candidates who have passed D.Pharmacy course with not less than 50% aggregate approved by Pharmacy Council o India shall also be eligible for this course and shall be admitted directly to II B.Pharm course 10% over and above the sanctioned intake and shall have to study Matematics, Computer science & Statistics of I B.Pharm in addition to the II.B.Pharm subjects.

Duration of the Course

The course of study for B.Pharm shall extend over a period four academic years and theree academic years for those admitted to second B.Pharm directly

Medium of Instruction & Examinations

Medium of Instruction and Examination shall be English

Attendance & Progress

A candidate is required to put in at least 80% attendance in theory and practical subjects separately in a recognized institution approved by and affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka. The candidate shall complete the prescribed course satisfactorily to be eligible to appear for the respective examinations

Academic Work

Internal Assessment Marks :

Three Sessional examinations evenly spread during the academic year shall be conducted. The average marks of the best two examinations shall be computed out of a miximum of 30 marks and shall constitute the sessional award in theory.

Practical

Students are expected to perform the experiments listed in the respective syllabus. The number of experiments are also listed. Marks shall be awarded out of a maximum of 10 to each of the practical exercise and an average of those shall be computed out of maximum of 10 marks. In addition, three practical sessional examinations evenly spread during each academic year shall be conducted. The average marks of the best two practical examinations shall be computed out of a maximum of 20 marks. A total of 30 marks shall constitute the sessional award in practical.

University Examination

Annual examination shall be conducted for 70 marks in both Theory & Practical

Criteria for pass

a. Candidates who have secured a minimum of 50% marks in the Theory (including sessional) and practical (including sessionals ) separately in any subject or subjects shall be declared to have passed in the subject and exempted form appearing in that subjects at subsequent examination.
b. Theory and practical of a particular subject are considered as individual subjects for the purpose of pass criteria Every candidate shall undergo practical training in pharmaceutical Manufacturing House / Approved Hospital / CSIR research labs for a period of not less than one hundred and fifty hours to be covered in not less than 45 days after completing III B.Pharm or IV B.Pharm course

Course of Study

First year B.Pharm

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Subject Theory Hours/Week Practical Hours/Week Tutorial Hours/Week
1.1 Human Anatomy & Physiology 03 03 01
1.2

Pharmaceutics

02 03 01
1.3

Pharmacognosy-I

02 03 01
1.4

Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry-I

03 03 01
1.5 Pharmaceutical Inorganic Chemistry 03 03 01
*1.6 Mathematics or Biology 03 / 02 00 / 02 Nil
*1.7 Computer Science & Statistics 03 02 Nil

Second year B.Pharm

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Subject Theory Hours/Week Practical Hours/Week Tutorial Hours/Week

2.1

Physical Pharmaceutics

03 03 01
2.2

Pharmaceutical Microbiology & Biotech

03 03 02

2.3

Pathophysiology

03 00 02
2.4

Applied Biochemistry

03 03 01
2.5

Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry – II

03 03 02

Third year B.Pharm

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Subject Theory Hours/Week Practical Hours/Week Tutorial Hours/Week

4.1

Pharmaceutical Technology & Biopharmaceutics

03 03 01
4.2

Instrumental and Biomedical Analysis

02 03 01

4.3

Pharmacology and Toxicology

02 04 01
4.4

Medicinal Chemistry – II

03 03 01
4.5 Industrial Pharmacognosy 02 03 01
4.6

ELECTIVE *

I.  Industrial Pharmacy
a. Advanced Industrial Pharmacy
b. Pharmaceutical Marketing & Management                                  

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II. Pharmacy Practice
a.  Pharmacokinetics and Therapeutic drug monitoring
b.  Clinical and Hospital Pharmacy

 

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