FACULTY OF PHARMACY

FACULTY OF PHARMACY

NOTIFICATIONS

The Senate of The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda approved the establishment of Faculty of Pharmacy,
at its meeting held on 11th Sept. 2015 (vide Notification No. ADM/Senate/ 394 dated 3rd Dec. 2015). Prior to this, Pharmacy was a Department under Faculty of Technology and Engineering. 

 

VISION
  • To provide a platform for excellence in Academics and Research in the field of Pharmaceutical Sciences.
 
 MISSION
  • To equip the graduates in Pharmaceutical Sciences with advanced professional knowledge by amalgamating  the knowledge of physical, chemical, biological and clinical sciences with advancements in technology
  • To provide quality education to the students in the field of Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • To provide an environment for performing advanced path breaking research in the field of pharmaceutical sciences
  • To produce graduates who are recognized for their personal initiatives and professional excellence in the field of pharmaceutical Sciences
  • To inculcate moral, social and professional values in students
  • To guide the students to imbibe core human values like honesty, integrity, reliability, selfless duty, social responsibility and accountability.

 

COURSES OFFERED
  • B. Pharmacy     : 30 Seats    
  • M. Pharmacy    : 42 Seats
  • Ph.D.                : Variable
 
SPECIALIZATIONS AVAILABLE AT M.PHARM LEVEL
  • Pharmaceutical Technology       
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Pharmacology
  • New Drug Delivery System
  • Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance
  • Herbal Drug Technology

 

HUMAN RESOURCES
  • Teaching Posts                 : 17 (sanctioned)      Professors: 05                Associate Professor: 06               Assistant Professor: 06
  • Non teaching Staff   and supporting staff       : 17
 
SPECIAL RECOGNITION FROM GOVERNMENT AGENCIES
  • DRS (Phase-II),UGC, New Delhi
  • QIP Cell (AICTE), New Delhi
  • TIFAC CORE in NDDS of DST, New Delhi
  • GPAT (AICTE) Examination Cell

 

MAJOR RESEARCH AREAS

     Pharmaceutical Technology   : Formulation Development of 
  • New drug delivery systems (Liposomes, Microparticles, Nanoparticles, Niosomes, etc)
  • Site Specific, Sustained Controlled and Modified and Release Systems
  • Biologicals like protiens/peptides/genes/nucleotides
  • Drug delivery systems through oral, parentral, nasal, pulmonary, ocular and transdermal routes
  • Formulation approach for Bioavailability and Stability enhancement                 
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  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry  
  • Designing and synthesis of Enzyme Inhibitors: TACE, Aromatase, Tyrosine Kinase, Falcipain, NNRTI’, FXa
  • Molecular Modeling and Computational studies on various enzyme inhibitors
  • Site specific chemical delivery systems
  • Anti-hyperlipidemic and antihypertensive agents
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  • Pharmacology                              
  • Pharmacological Evaluation of NCE from natural and synthetic sources
  • Antioxidant activity of certain phytochemicals
  • Toxicity studies
  • Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance
  • Development and Validation of analytical methods for : APIs and their formulations (alone and in combination)
  • Development and Validation of Bioanalytical methods
  • Stability studies of formulations
  • Impurity profiling
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  • Herbal Drug Technology
  • Phytochemical/biological investigations of drugs from herbal origin
  • Design and development of herbal based formulations 
  • Standardization of herbal drugs and herbal formulations
 
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