In the present world there are number of pharmaceuticals companies, hospitals and nursing homes all over the globe exhibits rapid growth of the pharmacy sector. Pharmacy offers sensible job opportunities for their graduates in terms of business or by opening their own business. Candidates can open their own druggists shop or a pharmacy medical shop after completion of their degree or diploma program in pharmacy and after registering with a pharmacy council.
The majority of the job opportunities for a graduate in this field are available in a research institute, government deptartment, universities, pharmaceutical industry and teaching hospitals. Doctor of philosophy and Master of pharmacy graduates are usually engaged in the research field for developing new drugs and analyzing them for strength and purity.
A number of MNC’s work together with top Indian companies to develop numerous new drugs for the welfare of people.
Some Job Types: -
- Data Manager
- Customs Officer
- Drug Inspector
- Analytical Chemist
- Regulatory Manager
- Medical Transcriptionist
The Delhi Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research is one of the departments of Directorate of Training and Technical Education (DTTE), was founded in 1964 as a Department of Pharmacy at Kashmiri Gate Polytechnic for imparting Diploma in Pharmacy. This department was later on shifted to Pusa Institute where B.Pharm course was introduced in 1972 and M.Pharm in 1979. The department was elevated to the 'College of Pharmacy' and it moved to a bigger campus at Pushp Vihar, New Delhi. This College of Pharmacy was upgraded and named as 'Delhi Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research (DIPSAR)' vide gazette notification of July 2004, under DTTE, Government of NCT of Delhi and it was affiliated to University of Delhi. With the establishment of DPSRU, the institute (DIPSAR) is now a constituent college of DPSRU, both located in Pushp Vihar, New Delhi.
To have effective monitoring, the University holds regular meeting of Academic Council, Finance Committee and Board of Governors. The University is also starting "Incubation Center" to roll out startups. In addition to academics various extra curricular activities are organised within and outside the campus of the University, Some of such activities include celebrations of Lohri, Makar Sankranti, 68th Republic Day, National Voter's Day, Vasant Panchmi, Annual Sports Day and National Science Day.
The University has developed a reasonably good infrastructure in the form of classrooms, labs, library, playgrounds, guest house, faculty house, hostels etc to provide quality educatio to students. Having around 1000 students and around 150 staff members. It has being developed as State of Art, well equipped Centre of Excellence and is producing top class pharmaceutical scientists, pharmacists, health professionals thereby significantly contributing towards the development of World and India in particluar.
Delhi Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research University
(The first university dedicated to the pharmaceutical sciences in India)
To be the ultimate destination for education, training and research in pharmaceutical sciences and allied areas and thereby, cater the health needs of the people at large
To produce able leaders, administrators and personnel who can take up responsibilities as pharmaceutical sciences professionals, suitable for community, industries and institutions related to health
- To provide infrastructure and research facilities to disseminate the advanced knowledge to the students in various branches pharmaceutical sciences through innovative teaching-learning processes with inter-disciplinary approach such that they grow their wisdom to acquire all kinds of knowledge and generate new ideas;
- to educate and train manpower for the development of the country and establish linkages with industries for the promotion of science and technology.
- to develop the spirit of internationalism and competitiveness in students such that they develop new original ideas and make new discoveries and inventions to make a strong society;
- to encourage students for, acquiring self-confidence, self- respect and self-dependence and instil moral values in students making them well disciplined;
- to pay special attention to the improvement of the social and economic conditions and welfare of the people from the health point of view..
Departments and Schools
LC/256/4689 dtd 29th April,2011, the University is a Smoke Free Zone.
Infrastructure and Facilities
Central Instrumentation Laboratory
The central instrumentation laboratory constitutes the heart of the cooperative research activities at the institution. This facility houses many sophisticated specialized equipment for research work of students and researchers.
The institute has a 1000 sq.ft. air conditioned Animal House, along with a rabbit run made by utilizing Canadian know how, it is first of its kind in India meeting the requirement of all the research activities and CPCSEA protocol. It also has the service areas like records office,washing and autoclaving area, raw material room for animal Feed and a feed preparation room. The experimental modules have been placed at the proximal end of the animal area while the supply and breeding modules areplaced at the far end. In order to facilitate unidirectional movement of clean and dirty material, the animal area comprises of a central clean corridor with the dirty corridor located on either side of the rooms at first floorand on ground floor “clean & dirty” corridor concept has been implemented. The veterinarian staff has been takenon contract basis. Our animal house provides rats/mice/rabbits to other colleges/research Institutes approved by CPCSEA. The experienced and helpful technical staff of the Animal House assists the research workers in their animal experiments, and is responsible for proper maintenance of this key facility.
Information Technology Center
All the major research laboratories, faculty rooms, Administration, library, animal house, seminar hall, lecture theaters, auditorium, guest house, etc. are connected by LAN and internet connections. This center provides a variety of services to the students in literature search, computation and graphics. Major software packages available: Windows, Norton Antivirus, Sigma Plot 10.01 and Sigma stat 3.5, server OS 2004.
Up gradation to 40 Mbps WiFi from existing 10 Mbps leaseline and networking of entire DPSRU campus is being initiated. Information technology centers provide 24x7 accesses to internet. The Institute has fiber optic network with switch backbone connecting auditorium, Seminar Hall to the main building. The network nodes cover all research laboratories by expanding the network through structured cabling in all the floors/ research labs of the Institution building. Troubleshooting support is also being provided in resolving network and hardware related problems, along with software support for beginners.
Medicinal Herbal Garden
The Botanical Garden at DIPSAR is used by M.Pharm and Ph. D. students working on herbal projects for growing plants for use in their experiments and collection. Here herbs are cultivated according to their season to get maximum yield of useful component of herbal drug. At present one herb is used to get constant yield on mass scale, its sowing is done in April and is harvested in August. This helps in obtaining constant and good quality of active principles. It also helps in training PG students about collection and cultivation of natural products.
Museum is facilitated with all kind of educative anatomical models.
Institute has a centrally a i r - c o n d i t i o n e d auditorium with a seating capacity of 450. The auditorium also houses well-furnished seminar hall on the first floor for conducting scientific seminars / meetings.
State of the art fully air-conditioned four deliberation rooms exists with the capacity of more than 150 students each with audio visual facility. These deliberation rooms have been named accordingly; Lecture Theater 1 - Dr. A. R. Kidwai deliberation hall, Lecture Theater 2 - Prof. Pawan Kr. Singhal deliberation hall, Lecture Theater 3 - Dr. G. Narendra Kumar deliberation hall & Lecture Theater 4 - To be namedin future. Other than routine lectures, seminars of M. Pharm. and Ph. D. students are also held thrice a week in deliberation halls.
The OPD is available in School of Physiotherapy. The out patients and University staffs are benefited here in the presence of trained physiotherapists and faculties of School of Physiotherapy during working days.
State of the art fully air-conditioned ten deliberation rooms exists with the capacity of more than 100 students each with audio visual facility. The deliberation rooms of DIPSAR have been named Lecture Theater 1 - Dr. A. R. Kidwai deliberation hall, Lecture Theater 2 - Prof. Pawan Kr. Singhal deliberation hall, Lecture Theater 3 - Dr. G. Narendra Kumar deliberation hall & Lecture Theater 4. Other than routine lectures, seminars of M. Pharm. and Ph. D. students are also held thrice a week in deliberation halls.
The Library covers a total area of 4400 sq. ft. with a reading area of 2000 sq. ft. and a stacking area of 2400 sq. ft. is fully air-conditioned. It is situated on the first floor of the front wing of the Institute. The Library has been equipped with modern furniture, reprography facility and library software system. Established in 1979, the Library is vibrant, well-organized information system, which enables the user to find out the required information in minimum time. It has one of the richest Pharmacy Library collections in India with over 17,000 books covering all branches of Pharmaceutical Sciences like Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Pharmacognosy and Pharmaceutical Technology. It also has a good collection of books of basic sciences related to Pharmacy like Medicine, Pathology, Biochemistry and Microbiology. During the year 2016-17 the library added 226 books to the library collection.
A fully air conditioned food court is there where faculty, staff and students get quality food and snacks.
Guest House (India International Hospitality Centre - IIHC)
A guest house is situated inside DIPSAR's residential complex with the name of “India International, Hospitality Centre”. This hospitality centre is a fine, state of art giving an infinite look to the complex. It is a double storey building giving a concrete look. It has visitors room fully furnished and equipped with phone facility which has been renovated. Groundfloor has 5 double seated rooms and 3 suites (for VIP guests) are constructed on first floor. All rooms are fully furnished, air-conditioned, fitted with Jacuzzi (water baths), Steam Baths. Room service is available all the time along with cooking facility. Centre also has a multicuisine to serve scientists and medical fraternity visiting DIPSAR from all over the world.
DIPSAR residential complex includes well maintained Staff Quarters. It has also been planned to build a new residential block replacing the old guest house.
A new PG block has been created along with the existing one. Dr. Madhu Gupta has been serving as the wardens of UG and PG sections.
A new building has been constructed in front of the existing B.D. Miglani Boys hostel. A mess has been constructed in the first floor which is ready to use. Also a fully air conditioned study room and an IT room will be available in the upcoming months. Dr. J. Saminathan has been serving as the warden of both the boy’s hostel.
B Pharm. and D Pharm. students were welcomed to the Institute on the occasion of orientation Programme at DIPSAR auditorium on 6 Aug 2014. Director, Prof. D. P Pathak gave all the new students a welcomeaddress and introduced them to the faculty, administrative staff, laboratory assistants and office employees of DIPSAR. He congratulated the fresher’s for joining a premier Pharmacy Institute and for taking up a highly successful career in pharmacy.
DIPSAR students celebrated the birth of Lord Krishna in college campus with high spirits every year.
Independence Day Celebrations
Everyone at DIPSAR participated in the celebration of Independence Day on 14th Aug 2014.
Teacher's Day Celebrations
Students used the opportunity of Teachers Day to the fullest by expressing their respect, adoration and love for their teachers by organizing a function on 5th Sep 2014. Teachers enjoyed the show while students performed and gave away titles and gifts to their beloved mentors.
Student's Union Election
Union Office Bearers (Pharm Marvels) were elected unanimously on 16th sept 2014 for current Academic Session (2014-15). 1. President, 2. Vice-President, 3. Cultural Secretary, 4. Sports Secretary, 5. Ph. D. Representative 6. M. Ph. Representative, 7. B. Ph. Representative 8. D.Ph. Representative, 9. Girls' Representative.
The Freshers day was celebrated on 18th October 2014 in DIPSAR auditorium. All the freshers enthusiastically participated in this programme. Prof. D.P. Pathak, Director DIPSAR, gave them a welcome speech and motivated the freshers to work hard and to be sincere towards their studies to achieve their goals in life. Miss and Mister Fresher were Pooja Pitamber (B.Pharm 1st Year) and Rohit (D.Pharm 1st Year) respectively.
MTNL Health Mela
DIPSAR in association with Heart Care Foundation of India (HCFI) organized Inter- college festivalat 20th MTNL Perfect Health Mela held at Talkatora Stadium between 15th October to 19th October. Following are the events and their respective winners :
Solo Dance - Sanskriti B Pharm 3rd year (1st prize)
Arun Diploma 1st year (2nd prize)
Group dance - Adwitiya Dance Society DIPSAR
Mehendi - Sushma B.Pharm 2nd year (1st prize)
The auspicious occasion of Guru Nanak Devji’s Gurupurab was celebrated in month of November, 2012 in the DIPSAR auditorium. The students organized Kirtan and guru kalangar. Gurudwara Head addressed the gathering regarding various aspects about Guru Nanak Devji and his teachings.
Annual Sports Day was held on Feb 2012. All the students and Staff participated enthusiastically in various events like races, shot put, discus throw, javelin, long jump and high jump. Winners of Various Events on the Annual sports day.
The celebrations for Saraswati Puja were organised by P. G. and Ph. D. students of DIPSAR. Prayers were offered by all. Later students organized a bhandara for everybody.
The celebrations for Hanuman Jyanti were organised by P. G. and Ph. D. students of DIPSAR. Prayers were offered by all. Later students organized a langar for everybody.
Annual Day Celebration
Annual Day was celebrated in Dr. G.K. Narayanan Auditorium and Chief Guest was Prof. S.S. Handa, Former Director RRL Jammu.\