Undergraduate Program



Pharm D degree curriculum is different than that of B .Pharm, it includes extensive didactic clinical preparation and a full year of hands-on practice experience.

In 1990, the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) mandated that a doctor of pharmacy degree would be the new first-professional degree. Currently all accredited schools and colleges of pharmacy in the US offer the PharmD degree. National association of Boards of Pharmacy is now permitting students with 5 years degree like Pharm D for FPGEE eligibility.
Many other countries like Canada, Spain, France, Slovakia, Hungary, Italy, Netherlands, Philippines, Thailand, Pakistan, Jamaica, Egypt, Iran, Jordan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Nigeria etc have started Pharm D programs. India has started Pharm D Program from 2008.


KCM having knowledge to develop individuals with high-level executive skills for management and leadership, who will become strategy accelerators and change leaders in a customer-driven global network in aviation industry, all the while being responsible for transmitting high standards and values to their teams for success.

Program Structure:

Students are expected to perform the experiments listed in the respective syllabus. The number of experiments are also listed. Marks shall be awarded out of a maximum of 10 to each of the practical exercise and an average of those shall be computed out of maximum of 10 marks. In addition, three practical sessional examinations evenly spread during each academic year shall be conducted. The average marks of the best two practical examinations shall be computed out of a maximum of 20 marks. A total of 30 marks shall constitute the sessional award in practical.


· Human Anatomy and Physiology

· Pharmaceutics

· Medicinal Biochemistry

· Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry

· Pharmaceutical Inorganic Chemistry

· Remedial Mathematics/ Biology


2nd YEAR

· Path physiology

· Pharmaceutical  Microbiology

· Pharmacognogy & Phytoppharmaceuticals

· Pharmacology-I

· Community Pharmacy

· Pharmacotherapeutics-I


3rd YEAR

· Pharmacology-II

· Pharmaceutical Analysis

· Pharmacotherapeutics-II

· Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence

· Medical Chemistry

· Pharmaceutical Formulations



4th Year

· Pharmacotherapeuties-III

· Hospital Pharmacy

· Clinical Pharmacy

· Biostatistics & Research Methodology

· Bio pharmaceutics & Pharmacokinetics

· Clinical Toxicology

5th YEAR

· Clinical Research

· Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharamacoeconomics

· Clinical Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacotherapeutic Drug Monitoring

· Clerkship*

· Project work (Six Months)

6th YEAR

Internship of residency training including postings in speciality units students should independently provide the clinical pharmacy service to the allotted wards.


· Six months in General Medicine department

· And two moths each in three other specialty departments


Pharmacists can start their career in a limitless number of professional areas that range from community pharmacies, drug development, fundamental or applied research, biotechnology to areas such as forensic sciences, toxicology, regulatory affairs, clinical analysis, law enforcement (scientific police), bromatology, drug marketing, regulatory authorities, university teachers, executive managers (pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies and governmental institutions)etc.
Large numbers of Pharmaceutical companies are opting for clinical trials and the spending in four types of trials represented about $7.8 Billion in 2007 and is projected to grow to $17.2 Billion in 2013.Pharm D graduates will be the best suited for clinical research and related jobs across the globe.

Pharm D course shall be of six academic years (five years of study and one year of internship or residency) each academic year spread over a period of not less than two hundred working days. Sixth year involves posting in specialty units training students in pharmacy practice or clinical pharmacy services Pharm.D. (Post Baccalaureate) course shall be for three academic years (two years of study and one year internship or residency) full time with each academic year spread over a period of not less than two hundred working days.

  1. Pharm.D: 10+2 examination with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects along with one of the following subjects: Mathematics or Biology, Or A pass in D.Pharm; completed 17 years of age.
  2. Pharm.D. (Post Baccalaureate): A pass in B.Pharm from an institution approved by the Pharmacy Council of India

Why Study Here?

Not only does Karnata College provide you the practical skills that is necessary to transition seamlessly into the workforce upon your graduation, but we also make sure that you will have a good sense of social justice so that you make the transition responsibly.


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