LPU School of Pharmaceutical Sciences is one of the top institutions for pharmacy studies not only in Punjab but India also. Providing high quality graduate, post-graduate and research education for a wide range of pharmacy programs; LPU School is committed to educate next generation of leaders in pharmacy, pharmaceutical research and health care. The curriculum is prepared by academicians of reputed institutes and experienced people from the related industry. LPU School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, thus, prepares world-class health team professionals and pharmacy experts. Moreover, continuous interaction with the industry ensures pace with the changing trends in the pharmaceutical industry. Here, pharmacy studies include important topics like formulation related aspects; drug analysis; effect of various drugs; herbal drugs; plant tissue culture and biosynthesis; novel drug discovery; validation and drug regulatory affairs. LPU Students of the School have also filed a number of national and international patents.
Programs offered: (After 12th ): B. Pharmacy & B.S. Pharmacy (Each of 4 years); Dual Degree Programs of 6 years each for B.S. Pharmacy – MBA ; B.S Pharmacy – M. Pharmacy; B. Pharmacy – MBA; & B. Pharmacy - M. Pharmacy, all based on Semester System.
Career options: Pharmacists, Pharmacy graduates and post graduates have wide range of career options in industry and academia, both in India and abroad, such as Clinical Research Associate/Assistant, Medical Insurer, Drug/Food Inspector, Clinical data manager, Medical Transcription, Validation Manager/Specialist, Senior-executive in the Pharmaceutical industry.
Unique features: The animal house of the Pharmaceutical sciences has CPCSEA approval; Herbal Garden with 180 different species; Well-equipped library with online subscription for national and international Journals (EBSCO); Pharmaceutical industry honours toppers; Exposure to industrial and hospital set ups & latest techniques/instruments like High pressure liquid chromatography (HPLC) Electrophoresis unit, Brooke field viscometer, Rotary Tablet punching machine, UV visible spectrophotometer etc; Individual research project in 7th semester; Expert and experienced faculty members.
Achievements: Patent filed in 140 countries; technologies developed are transferred to industries; research articles published in national and international journals; representation at national and international conferences; best research work awards to the students, and consultancy projects undertaken received from industry and institutions.
Placements of LPU students of Pharmaceutical Sciences with top companies: Ranbaxy, Pfizer, Dr Reddy’s Laboratory, IND-Swift, Nestle, BIOCON, CIPLA, Eli Lily, GLAXO SmithKline, Johnson & Johnson Panacea, Jubilant, CLINSYS, Apollo Hospital, Fortis, LUPIN, Glen-mark, Micro labs and many more.