D. Pharm

Diploma in Pharmacy (D.Pharm) is a two-year diploma program in which students study the methods and process of preparing drugs and how does the dispensing of medicine and drugs take place. Anyone who aspires to be a pharmacist today, it is mandatory for them to undertake this course so that they have thorough and in-depth knowledge of the science of the medicine.

D. Pharm programme and its course have been designed in order to prepare candidates so that they can work under the supervision of an expert and a licensed pharmacist.

The syllabus of D.Pharm is designed in such a way that it is inclusive of both practical and theoretical aspects and subjects pertaining to the field.

The course of D.Pharm prepares students so that they are enabled for providing assistance in drug distribution, narcotics control, computer processing, third-party billing, pre-packing pharmaceuticals, and clerical and other such duties that are necessary.

The programme of D.Pharm is a career-oriented course in the medical field of pharmaceutical sciences which is designed to familiarise candidates with all the basic concepts of pharmaceutical science.

The regulatory body for the program is Pharmacy Council of India (PCI), which is responsible for laying down all norms and regulations for the D.Pharma course. The course enables candidates to practice the profession of a Pharmacist after the course. D.Pharmacy has a lot of scope and is going to flourish more in the coming years as there is a great demand for healthcare professionals who can prepare drugs to battle a number of diseases and deficiencies.

D.Pharm Course Highlights

Check out the D.Pharm course highlights.

Duration2 years
Annual Course Fee60000
Average Initial SalaryINR 2,00,000 – INR 3,00,000 LPA
Exam TypeYearly
Minimum Academic Requirement10+2 in PCB or PCM
Minimum Aggregate Score RequirementPass
Selection ProcessState level online counselling by DTE MP
Exams AcceptedALL Board/ Universities recognized by DTE MP
Employment SectorsPharmaceutical Industries, Government/Private Hospitals, Clinical Pharmacy, Medical Dispensaries, Pharmacy Institute, Community Pharmacy, Medical Store etc.

D.Pharma Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum Qualification Required: 10+2 or equivalent examination with science subjects (Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Maths).
  • Minimum Marks Required (Aggregate): Pass.
  • Age Limit: There is No Age limit for D.Pharm. 

D.Pharma Admission Process:

  • Admission to the D.Pharm. is strictly on the basis of common Merit list made by the DTE, MP.
  • Some seats also filled by college level counselling (CLC).