KRUPANIDHI COLLEGE OF PHARMACY, BANGALORE
ABOUT US : Krupanidhi College is a Christian institution managed by Krupanidhi Educational Trust. Krupanidhi is an educational dream that started out as a small structure in Koramangala in Bangalore some 30 years ago and is a huge, renowned, 11–acre campus today. The college was founded by three eminent educationists, Dr. Prof. Suresh Nagpal (M.Pharma, Ph.D), Mrs. Geetha Nagpal (MBA), and philanthropist Sunil Samson Dhamanigi (M.Pharma), making them the pioneers in the field of pharmacy education. It is also the first college to start Physiotherapy in Bangalore.
Their main goal is to holistically nurture their students by providing them with top quality education using cutting edge, effective teaching methods in an affable and comfortable environment. Today, Krupanidhi has a pharmacy college, a Physiotherapy College, a Nursing College, a business school, a degree college, a pre–university college, a residential PU college & an International School under its wings. It has three campuses and close to 6,000 students from more than 20 countries studying across the various colleges, making it a multi–cultural, diverse educational institute.
Krupanidhi is headed by Dr. Prof. Suresh Nagpal as the Chairman of the board. He started out as a professor as well as the then–principal. He is also the inventor of the modern Gurukul system, which is followed diligently at Krupanidhi. The rest of the Board of Trustees is made up by Mrs. Geetha Nagpal as Vice–Chairperson, Prof. Sunil Samson Dhamanigi as the Secretary.
Krupanidhi College is an ISO 9001-2015 certified Institution, is affiliated to reputed universities including Bangalore University, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, approved by AICTE New Delhi, UGC, Pharmacy Council of India, Indian Nursing Council & Karnataka Nursing Council & recognized by Govt. of Karnataka. We are members of the Pharmacy Council of India, the Karnataka Nursing Council and the Indian Nursing Council, New Delhi.
We at Krupanidhi understand the fierce competition that is raging in the dynamic outside world today, and train the students well to face the challenges and trials beyond the boundaries of the Krupanidhi campus.COURSES: Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm D)
Our institution is tied up with MVJ Medical College and Research Hospital for the Pharm.D course which is a super specialty tertiary care hospital with all the modern infrastructure and equipment to support the Pharm.D course. Our institution has been approved by Pharmacy Council of India and affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka
Duration: 6 years (5 years study and 1year of internship in hospital)
Pass in 12th Std / PUC / PDC / H.Sc / Intermediate with Physics
Master in Pharmacy
Duration: 2 years (12 + 12 months)
Eligibility: A candidate should have passed B.Pharm degree examination of RGUHS or B.Pharm examination of any recognized Indian University as established by law in India or should have completed any other degree courses in pharmacy recognized as equivalent by RGUHS University or Pharmacy Council of India,(PCI) and/or All India Council of Technical Education (A I.C.T.E,) for this purpose and should have secured not less than 50% of the maximum marks (aggregate of four years) prescribed for the qualifying examination. Then s/he shall be eligible for admission to the M.Pharm course.For SC / ST / Category-I (Karnataka) candidates must have a degree in B.Pharm.
Bachelor in Pharmacy
Duration: 4 years
Eligibility: Candidates should have passed 10+2 examination with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects along with one of the following - Mathematics / Computer Science / Biotechnology / Biology. Obtained at least 40% marks (35% in case of candidate belonging to reserved category) in the above subjects taken together. Candidates who have passed D.Pharm course approved by Pharmacy Council of India shall also be eligible to this course and can be admitted directly to II Year.
Doctor of Pharmacy – Post Baccalaureate (Pharm D - PB)
Duration: 3 years (two years of study and one year internship or residency)
Eligibility: A graduate in B. Pharm degree examination of Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences or B. Pharm examination of any other recognized Indian University established by law in India. He may also have completed any other degree courses in Pharmacy recognized as equivalent by RGUHS and Pharmacy Council of India.Eligible candidates who may be of the capacity to join in the fourth year of Pharm.D course as lateral entry are allowed.
Third Year Post Baccalaureate: Internship or Residency Training
The students will dedicate one year for Internship or residency training including postings in specialty units. Student should provide the clinical pharmacy services under supervision of a preceptor to the allotted wards.Six months in General Medicine department, andtwo months each in three other specialty departments
Diploma in Pharmacy
Duration: 2 years + practical training of 500 hours spread over a period of not less than 3 months in a Govt. Hospital/Pharmacy, which is recognized by Pharmacy Council of India, New Delhi.
Eligibility: A pass in any of the following exam with Physics, Chemistry and Biology / Mathematics.