The word pharmacy is derived from the word “Pharma“. This word had first been used in the 15th-17th century.

“Pharmacy is the branch of health sciences that deals with the preparation and dispensing of drugs. Its aim is to ensure the safe and effective use of pharmaceutical drugs”.

Pharmacists are the experts and health professionals who have done their studies in medicines. They can use their knowledge of medicines for the benefit of patients.

The pharmacy field can primarily be divided into three disciplines:

  • Pharmacutics
  • Medicinal Chemistry & Pharmacognosy
  • Pharmacy Practice

GPAT (Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test)


Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test, commonly known as GPAT, is a national level entrance examination for entry into M.Pharm programmes. Till 2018, the entrance exam was conducted by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) every year as per the directions of Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India. As per the offici..Read More

UPSEE Pharmacy (Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Examination Pharmacy)

WBJEE Pharmacy (West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Pharmacy)

NMAT-P (SVKM’S Narsee Monjee Institute Of Management Studies (NMIMS),Mumbai)

OJEE Pharmacy (Odisha Joint Entrance Exam Pharmacy)

AU AIMEE (Annamalai University All India Medical Entrance Exam)

UP-CPMT (Uttar Pradesh Combined Pre Medical Test)


Candidates must have passed 10+2 level examination of UP Board / ISC / CBSE or its equivalent from any recognized Board / University with Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology and English with the minimum requisite percentage. General category candidates must have scored 50% marks while SC/ST candidates must have scored 40% in 10+2/HSC ….Read More