Department of Pharmaceutics

Department of Pharmaceutics has blend of experienced staff with diversified exposure in Pharmaceutical research and industries. It is equipped with sophisticated instruments for development and evaluation of various dosage forms.

Deparment has spacious laboratories with adequate equipments capable of providing the much needed technical support for teaching and research. The department has good organizational capabilities with computer facilities and is able to plan, prepare and promote programmes for professional pharmacists.

Department of Pharmaceutics also offers Master in Pharmacy course with Pharmaceutics specialization.

 

Facilities

  • DSC (Differential scanning calorimetry), NETZSCH  
  • UV-Visible Spectrophotometer (Shimadzu)
  • Six Basket Dissolution apparatus (Electrolab)
  • Disintegration test apparatus (Electrolab)
  • Rotary Tablet Punch Machine (Kambert)
  • Bulk density test apparatus (Electrolab)
  • BOD Incubator
  • Autoclave
  • Rotary evaporator
  • Brookfield viscometer
  • Sonicator
  • Micro-centrifuge
  • Gel-Electrophoresis (Horizontal and vertical)
  • Laminar air flow
  • Humidity controlled oven
  • Tablet Coating Machine

Laboratory

  • Pharmaceutics Laboratory-I
  • Pharmaceutics Laboratory -II
  • Pharmaceutics Laboratory -III
  • Biotechnology/Microbiology Laboratory-IV
  • Machine Room
  • Research Laboratory
  • Central Instrument Laboratory

Research Areas

  • Preformulation Study
  • Solubility Enhancements of poorly soluble drugs by different techniques
  • Novel Drug Delivery Systems
  • Gastro-retentive Drug Delivery System
  • Mouth Dissolving Drug Delivery System
  • Liposomes
  • Dendrimers
  • Transdermal Drug Delivery System
  • Stability studies
  • Particle Engineering