The Himachal Institute of Pharmacy established in 2008 falls under the aegis of the Medical Charitable Trust of Doctor Puran Chand. The Institute was started with a simple motive of staying committed towards the technical education of the rural community. Headed by Doctor M Senthil Kumar, the educational body follows a result oriented approach towards education. It offers modern infrastructural resources, hostel facilities, necessary transport amenities and complete campus security to all the students. This Institute was the brainchild of Doctor V K Gupta who was the founder of the Trust. He established this Institute with vision to generate men with integrated minds and not just scholars or job hunters.

Facts & Figures:

Started in


Governed by

The Medical Charitable Trust of Doctor Puran Chand


Doctor Gaurav Gupta



Core Faculties



Books – 3000

Titles – 996

Journal – 20

Magazines – 6

Newspapers - 4

Library seating capacity


Hostel Accommodation

2 buildings

Approved student intake


Campus area

5027 square meters





Computer Facility

Computers – 40

Printers – 5

Multi Media Projector – 2

Generators – 2

How to reach

132 Kms from Chandigarh

70 Kms from Jolly Grant Airport Dehradun

46 Kms from Dehradun Railway Station

Transportation Mode: By Auto, Bus and Taxi

Why seek admission into the Himachal Institute of Pharmacy?

1. Top Most Institute for Pharmacy in Himachal Pradesh

The Himachal Institute of Pharmacy in Sirmour District is considered to be one of the best ones for pursuing graduate and post graduate courses in Pharmacy. The Institute functions in association with the Himachal Technical University and all its courses are approved by AICTE as well as Himachal Pradesh Government and Pharmacy Council of India (New Delhi).