Karnataka College of Pharmacy was established by the Karnataka Education Trust in the year 2004. It is one of the most reputed institutes well known for imparting pharmacy education and training the students for patient care and service to the community. It is located in Bangalore, Karnataka.
Pharm-D, Pharm-D Post Baccalaureate, M.Pharm, B.Pharm and D.Pharm are the courses which the university offers. To be eligible for B.Pharm, candidates must have passed two years P.U.C examination of Karnataka P.U.C Board or any equivalent examination of any approved Board or university by scoring at least 40% aggregate marks in any combination comprising P.C.M or P.C.B. The eligibility criterion for M.Pharm is B.Pharm degree examination of Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences with at least 55% marks.
For D.Pharm, the candidate must have passed intermediate examination in science/ 10+2 examination in science or pre- degree examination. For Pharm.D, the candidate must have passed 10+2 examinations with PCM/ PCB. Pharm.D. (Post Baccalaureate) requires the candidate to be a B.Pharm pass.
KCP, Bangalore has a good placement record. It is known for providing ample opportunities to students for internships and placements.
|Established | Institute Type||2004 | Private|
|Affiliated to||Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS)|
|Entrance Exam||B.Pharm. and Pharm.D. - KCET M.Pharm. and Pharm.D.-PB - GPAT|
|Courses Offered||Pharm- D, Pharm- D Post Baccalaureate, B.Pharm, M.Pharm and D.Pharm|
|Application Mode||Online and offline|
|Admission Criteria||Merit based | Entrance test|
|Top Recruiters||Apollo, Cipla|
|Facilities Available||Library, Laboratory, Classrooms, computing facilities|
The following are the key highlights of the courses offered at Karnataka College of Pharmacy:
|Pharm.D||Duration: 6 years (5 years study+ 1 year internship)|
Eligibility Criteria: Candidate must have passed 10+2 examination with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects along with either Mathematics or Biology / D.Pharm pass
|Pharm.D (Post Baccalaureate)||Duration: 3 years (2 years study + 1 year internship)|
Eligibility Criteria: The candidate must have passed B.Pharm from an institution which is approved by the Pharmacy Council of India
|B.Pharm||Duration: 4 years|
Eligibility Criteria: The candidate must have passed 2 years P.U.C examination of Karnataka P.U.C Board (or equivalent from any other approved Board/ University) by scoring at least 40% marks in any combination of P.C.M/ P.C.B/ P.C.M.B/ PC & computer sciences/ PC & Electronic
|B.Pharm lateral entry||Duration: 3 years|
Eligibility Criteria: Candidates must have passed D.Pharm course by scoring at least 50% aggregate marks from an institution approved by Pharmacy Council of India
|M.Pharm||Duration: 2 Years|
Eligibility Criteria: Candidate must have passed B.Pharm degree examination of Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (or of any recognized Indian University) and should have scored at least 55% marks
Subjects: Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical Technology, Pharmaceutical Analysis
|D.Pharm||Duration: 2 years|
Eligibility Criteria: Candidate must have passed any of the following exams with PCB subjects:
1. Intermediate Examination in Science,
2. 10+2 examination (academic stream) in Science
3. Pre-degree examination or
4. Any other qualification approved by the Pharmacy Council of India as equivalent to any of the above examinations
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For B.Pharm and B.Pharm lateral entry, admission is done on the basis of KCET scores. Admission to M.Pharm is done on the basis of GPAT Score. Even for Pharm.D- Post Baccalaureate admission, the selection criterion is GPAT Score while for D.Pharm, admissions are done on the basis of merit in qualifying examination. Those clearing the applicable entrance exam shall be eligible for counselling.
Candidates will have to follow the following steps to apply:
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KCP has a wonderful placement record. A vast number of opportunities are made available to them for internships and placements.
Recruiting companies- Apollo Pharmacy, Cipla, KAPL, Group Pharma, Kemwel, BioClinica, Mylan Pharmaceutical are some of the recruiting companies.
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To cater to the needs of the students and faculty, KCP offers a vast number of facilities:
KCP Bangalore has a highly qualified and well experienced staff which is committed to providing strong educational foundations and values in the hearts, thoughts and actions of all the students. The distribution of the different designations at KCP is as follows:
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Ques. What is the attendance criteria for B.Pharm course at KCP, Bangalore?
Ques. What is the attendance criteria for both parts of the M.Pharm course?
Ques. What is the pass criteria for M.Pharm part-I?
Ques. What is the pass criteria for M.Pharm part- II?
Ques. What research activities are carried out at Karnataka College of Pharmacy, Bangalore?