B.Pharm Syllabus & Subjects:

The course syllabus followed as part of the Bachelor of Pharmacy [B.Pharm] curriculum is developed almost uniformly throughout most colleges across the nation. Although minor variations are observed in some institutes or colleges in India, the crux of the curriculum is maintained throughout.

B.Pharm Syllabus - Semester I
Sl. No. Subjects of Study
1 Pharmaceutical Analysis I
2 Remedial Mathematical Biology
3 Pharmacognosy I
4 Pharmaceutical Chemistry I (Inorganic Pharmaceutical Chemistry)
5 Basic Electronics & Computer Applications


B.Pharm Syllabus - Semester II
Sl. No. Subjects of Study
1 Pharmaceutics I (Physical Pharmacy)
2 Advanced Mathematics
3 Pharmaceutical Chemistry II (Physical Chemistry)
4 Pharmaceutical Chemistry III (Organic Chemistry I)
5 Anatomy, Physiology & Health Education (APHE) I


B.Pharm Syllabus - Semester III
Sl. No. Subjects of Study
1 Pharmaceutics II (Unit Operations I, including Engg. Drawing)
2 Pharmaceutical Chemistry IV (Organic Chemistry II)
3 Pharmacognosy II
4 Pharmaceutical Analysis II


B.Pharm Syllabus - Semester IV
Sl. No. Subjects of Study
1 Pharmaceutics III (Unit Operations II)
2 Pharmaceutical Microbiology
3 Pharmacognosy III
4 Pathophysiology of Common Diseases


B.Pharm Syllabus- Semester V
Sl. No. Subjects of Study
1 Pharmaceutical Chemistry V (Biochemistry)
2 Pharmaceutics V (Pharmaceutical Technology I)
3 Pharmacology I
4 Pharmacognosy
5 Pharmaceutics VI (Hospital Pharmacy)


B.Pharm Syllabus - Semester VI
Sl. No. Subjects of Study
1 Pharmaceutical Chemistry (Medicinal Chemistry I)
2 Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence & Ethics
3 Pharmaceutics VII (Biopharmaceutics & Pharmacokinetics)
4 Pharmacology II
5 Pharmacognosy V (Chemistry of Natural Products)


B.Pharm Syllabus - Semester VII
Sl. No. Subjects of Study
1 Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
2 Pharmaceutics VIII (Pharmaceutical Technology II)
3 Pharmaceutical Industrial Management
4 Pharmacology III
5 Pharmaceutical Chemistry VII (Medicinal Chemistry II)
7 Elective (Theory)


B.Pharm Syllabus - Semester VIII
Sl. No. Subjects of Study
1 Pharmaceutics IX
2 Pharmaceutical Analysis III
3 Pharmaceutical Chemistry VIII (Medicinal Chemistry III)
4 Pharmacognosy VI
5 Pharmacology IV (Clinical Pharmacy & Drug Interactions)
6 Project related to Elective

B.Pharm Subjects:

The course subjects pursued in the curriculum of B.Pharm course are enlisted below. While minor variations of the same are often observed in a few colleges around India, the crux of the syllabus is maintained as constant throughout:

  1. Pharmaceutical Analysis
  2. Remedial Mathematical Biology
  3. Pharmacognosy
  4. Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  5. Basic Electronics and Computer Applications
  6. Advanced Mathematics
  7. Anatomy, Physiology & Health Education 
  8. Pharmaceutical Microbiology
  9. Pathophysiology of Common Diseases
  10. Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence & Ethics

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Frequently Asked Questions

No, NEET is a requisite entrance exam for medical and dental courses in India. For B.Pharm, separate institutes conduct entrance exams. 

 Pharm.D degree is better than a B. Pharm degree. Pharm.D stands for doctor of pharmacy and it is a 6-year academic program. It comprises more of clinical aspects of pharmacy than B.Pharm.

The minimum age limit for B.Pharma course is 19 years and the maximum age limit is 23 years on or before 31st December of the year of application. It requires a pass in plus two as well with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, Biology (or Biotechnology, Computer Science or Maths).