Hillside College of Pharmacy and Research Centre is one of the top pharmacy colleges in Bangalore with well-equipped laboratory facilities and a digital library. Students are educated by qualified and experienced teachers. Our college also provides separate hostels for boys and girls each with all modern facilities, for boarding and other recreational activities. The hostels have their own mess to provide better and hygienic food to the students.
The pharmacy profession is the art and science of invention of molecules with medicinal value, preparation of suitable dosage forms for administration of drugs in human and animals and their quality control. The discipline of pharmacy has made enormous progress in the field of production and research. It has attained independent status as pharmaceutical sciences including all the stages in product development of a drug, from its discovery, identification, purity, development, action, safety, formulation, application, quality control, packaging, storage, marketing, etc.
The pharmacy profession is a challenging career. By choosing pharmacy as a career, you can make all endeavors to develop a healthy society. Numerous job opportunities are available in Community Pharmacy, Clinical Services, Pharmaceutical Marketing, Research & Development, Pharmaceutical Industry, Pharmaceutical - Regulatory Affairs, Pharmacoinformatics, and Academics.
Bachelor of Pharmacy (B. Pharmacy): Duration - 04 years
Number of seats: 60
Eligibility- Candidates who have passed 10+2 examination / two year P.U.C. examination of Karnataka Board or an 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 is based on the aggregate of P.C.M. or P.C.B.) or P.C.M.B., P.C. and Computer Sciences, P.C. and Electronics.
Master of Pharmacy (M. Pharmacy)
Specialization: Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology
Duration of course: 02 years
Number of seats: 10
Eligibility - The requirement for admission is a B. Pharmacy degree from any recognised university of India with 55% marks minimum. For SC / ST / Category-I candidates, percentage of marks will be 50% of the maximum marks in the qualifying examinations.
Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm D.)
Duration of course: 06 years
The duration of the course is six academic years (five years of study and one year of internship) full time with each academic year spread over a period of minimum two hundred working days.
Eligibility - Candidates who have passed 10+2 examination / two year P.U.C. examination of Karnataka P.U.C. Board or an equivalent examination of any other approved board or established by law in India with English as one of the subject and Physics, Chemistry as compulsory subjects along with one more subject – Mathematics or Biology or P.C.M.B. Minimum eligibility is based on the aggregate of P.C.M. or P.C.B. The student should have passed subjects of English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology / Mathematics individually. Candidates who have passed D. Pharmacy course from institutions approved by Pharmacy Council of India U/S 12 of Pharmacy Act, 1948, are eligible for first-year Pharm. D course.