Pharmacy defines the study of drugs and medicines, their effects, causes and treatment for clinical purposes or utilisations on living beings. It is a discipline that consists of research, identification, synthesis, analysis, and utilisations of the medicinal properties of various drugs and drug combinations.
The course focuses on subjects such as human biology, biochemistry, human physiology, pharmaceutics (a process of medicine making), pharmacology (reaction and interaction of drugs with the body) and the study of effects of chemical substances, and treatment of exposure to toxins. To ease the process of opting for the correct entrance tests for interested candidates, we have mentioned India\'s top pharmacy entrance exams below. The colleges in India contribute numerous pharmacy courses with various specialisations offered for UG, PG, or PhD based on the candidates\' performance in the respective entrance test.
National/state/university level entrance tests are taken as an eligibility criterion to apply for a course into any of the colleges affiliated with that exam.
A list of the top 10 pharmacy entrance exams in India conducted by esteemed organizations/boards is provided below.
|Sl No||Exam Name||Exam Date|
|1||AP EAMCET||July 12, 2021 - July 15, 2021|
|2||TS EAMCET||Agriculture & Medical- July 5, 2021 - July 6, 2021, Engineering- July 7, 2021 - July 9, 2021|
|3||MHT CET||PCB: May 7, 2021 - May 11, 2021, PCM: May 12, 2021 - May 16, 2021|
|4||OJEE||May 10, 2021 - May 14, 2021|
|5||BITSAT||June 24, 2021 - June 30, 2021|
|6||UPSEE/UPTU||May 16, 2021|
|7||KCET||July 7, 2021 - July 8, 2021|
|8||IPU CET||May 29, 2021|
|9||TS PGECET||June 19, 2021 - June 22, 2021|
|10||GUJCET||May 16, 2021|