B.Pharmacy Colleges in Nepal

Introduction

INTRODUCTION- B. Pharmacy
Pharmacy or Pharmacology is one of the main disciplines under Biomedical Science and the pharmaceutical industry. There are many disciplines within the Biomedical sciences. 
Pharmacy is related to health sciences. It is the profession responsible for the preparation, dispensing and appropriate use of medication and which provides services to achieve optimal therapeutic outcomes. A Pharmacists job is to prepare, mix, compound or dispense drugs and medicines, ointments, powder, pills, tablets and injections on the prescription of a medical practitioner, dentist or veterinarian. In detail, they are concerned with production of pharmaceutical products, development of the methods or processes of production and quality control. Those in research concern themselves with synthesis of new drugs (what is commonly referred to as molecules), new processes, clinical testing of the effects of such drugs on animals and humans, and obtaining the required License from the drug control authorities. A pharmacist is  required to explain the mode and precautions regarding the use of medicines  dispensed in a hospital pharmacy, prepare special formulations normally not available in the market, assist the physician in rendering necessary information about various drugs, their contra-indications, incompatibility etc.
There are over 225 programs in Pharmacy conducted by different universities in world. The main courses in Pharmacy are the 3 years Diploma in Pharmacy (D.Pharm), 4 years Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm),  6years Pharm D,2 years Master of Pharmacy (M.Pharm) and Ph.d programmes. The admission announcement usually comes out in August to October (Nepal)  & May- July(India).

Eligibility & Course Areas
The main courses in
•    Pharmacy are the 3 years Diploma in Pharmacy (D.Pharm)
•    4 years Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm)
•    6 years Pharm D
•    2 years Master of Pharmacy (M.Pharm)
•    Ph.d Programmes.

 Admission to the
Diploma in Pharmacy (D.Pharm-  SLC. Pass
(Bachelor of Pharmacy or B.Pharm).- 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, Maths (PCM) or Physics, Chemistry, Biology (PCB) or Physics, Chemistry, Maths & Biology
 (M Pharm)- specialization is available in Pharmaceutics, Pharmacognosy, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Biochemistry, Pharmaceutical Engineering etc. And after M.Pharm candidates can go for  Ph.d programme in Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical Marketing & Management.
Some  institutions conducts their own  entrance test for the admission to B.pharm courses. Main entrance exams for the admissions to pharmacy courses are KU  entrance exam, TU(IOM) entrance exam, Pokara University entrance Exam & Purbanchal University Entrance Exam.
After obtaining a diploma or degree in pharmacy, and registering with the state Pharmacy Council, it is possible set up your own pharmacy or chemists and druggists shop to stock and sell medicines and dispense them according to doctors prescription.
Personal Qualities :  In order to be a successful pharmacist, one must have a liking for science particularly life sciences and medicine. An ability to put hard work, strong logical thinking, patience, a sense of responsibility, patient counseling skills are some of the qualities needed for pharmacist. Strong analytical abilities and strong academic foundations are needed in the field of research. To be a successful medical representative, one needs to have good communication skills and a flair for convincing people, Retail pharmacists need to have business skills together with good product knowledge.
B. Pharmacy Colleges In Nepal

1.    Institute of Medicine Affiliated to TU
2.    National Model College(NIST) Nayabazar Affiliated to TU
3.    Sunnsari Technical College, Dharan Affiliated to TU
4.    Janamaitri Campus, Kathmnadu Affiliated ti TU
5.    Universal College of Medical Science, Bhairahawa, Affiliated to TU
6.    Manamohan Memorial College , Health Science, Nakkhu Affiliated to TU
7.    Chitwan School of Medical Science,Chitwan,affiliated to TU
8.    Kathmandu University School of Science & Technology Dhulikhel
9.    Pokhara  University School of Science & Technology Pokhara
10.    Crimson College of Technology, Butwal Affiliated to Pokhara University
11.    CIST, New Baneshor Affiliated to Pokhara University
12.    Hope International College, Satdobato, Affiliated to PU
13.    Asian College of Health Science, Satdobato, Lalitpur, Affiliated to PU
14.    Karnali College of Health Science, Ratopul, Kathmnadu, Affiliated to PU
15.    Valley Technical College, Midbaneshor, Kathmandu, Affiliated to PU
16.    Littele Buddha College of Health Science, Chabahil, Kathmandu, Affiliated to PU
17.    Shree Medical & Technical College, Chitwan, Affiliated to PU

B.Pharmacy Colleges in Nepal colleges in nepal

  1. Institute Of Medicine , MAHARAJGUNJ , Affiliate to Tribhuvan University
  2. Universal College of Medical Sciences , Paklihawa , Affiliate to Tribhuvan University
  3. Chitwan Medical College , Bharatpur , Affiliate to Tribhuvan University
  4. Sunsari Technical College , Dharan , Affiliate to Tribhuvan University
  5. Manamohan Memorial Institute of Health Science , Banasthali , Affiliate to Tribhuvan University