B. Pharmacy

Pharmacy is a versatile, dynamic, growing and increasingly diverse profession; one which creates an excitement because there are so many opportunities for service. Recognized as a science-driven and clinically focused area, Pharmacy is a discipline that combines a wide range of scientific concepts which are critical to the discovery and development of new drugs and therapies. Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm) is an undergraduate degree course in the field of Pharmacy education. In this course the students study about the drugs and medicines, Pharmaceutical Engineering, Medicinal Chemistry etc.

VISION

 

To provide excellent pharmaceutical education and research opportunities in pharmaceutical sciences to improve healthcare needs of community and technological aspects of industries.

Adequate guidance, extensive training with broad vision is provided to students through multi-dimensional programs by the experienced faculty and industry institute interaction coupled with latest tools and techniques in Pharmaceutical Sciences to make them potential leaders, research scientists and entrepreneurs with assured placement in the profession of pharmacy.

 

MISSION

 

  • To impart need based quality education in the areas of Pharmaceutical Sciences.
  • To establish national/ international collaborative research and linkages.
  • To Collaborate with pharma industries to meet the global challenges.
  • To create of specialized centers to cater to the needs of pharmaceutical industries and other research and teaching institutes.
  • To educate the students in community pharmacy and pharmaceutical management.
  • To Inculcate the values of professional ethics, discipline and zeal to excel in the students.
  • To develop holistic personality of the students by all possible ways so that they can contribute effectively and efficiently in the respective professional career, besides offering sound technical knowledge.

Course Offered

  • B.Pharmacy (60 Seats)
  • B.Pharmacy (Lateral Entry into 2nd Year)

Eligibility

B. Pharmacy:

All those candidates who have passed the 10+2 with Physics & Chemistry as compulsory subjects and one subject from Mathematics, Biology or Bio-Technology conducted by a recognized Board / University / Council can apply for admission to this course.

B.Pharmacy (Lateral Entry into 2nd Year):

All those candidates who have passed the 2 year diploma in pharmacy from an institution affiliated to PSBTE&IT /recognized Board / University / Council and duly approved by PCI/AICTE and should have obtained a minimum of 45% marks (40% in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST Category) in the above mentioned qualifying examination, can get  admission to this course.

Objectives

  • To Develop professional Pharmacists globally considering the needs of whole world.
  • To produce a pharmacist having skills and ability equivalent to International standards of Pharmacy Training.
  • To initiate research which will utilize locally available materials for possible use in Pharmaceutical Industry.
  • To practice according to the internationally accepted professional code of ethics which will include the ability to: Compound and dispense medicine including sterile preparations, Evaluate drugs to determine and maintain their quality, Participate in the health teams by giving advice in all matters relating to drugs, and, Participate in the training of nonprofessional pharmaceutical staff e.g. dispensers and other health personnel as appropriate.

Learning Outcomes

  • Develop ability for in-depth analytical and critical thinking in order to identify, formulate and solve the issues related to Pharmaceutical Industry, Regulatory Agencies, Hospital Pharmacy and Community Pharmacy.
  • Develop an ability to solve, analyze and interpret data generated from Formulation Development, Quality Control and Quality Assurance.
  • Develop written and oral communication skills in order to communicate effectively the outcomes of the Pharmaceutical problems.
  • Develop team spirit, apart from responding to the social needs and professional ethics.
  • Develop an aptitude for lifelong learning and continuous professional development.
  • Develop an understanding for the need of pharmaceutical sciences and technology towards giving quality life to people in society.

Scope of Employment

Due to the opening of large pharmaceutical companies, the future in the field of pharmacy is bright. Numerous jobs are available for pharmacists in government as well as private organizations. As such after completing the studies, a student can easily find jobs in pharmaceutical industries, government departments, colleges and universities, hospitals, investigation and research institutes etc. Pharmacists can practice in community pharmacies, hospitals, clinics, extended care facilities, psychiatric hospitals, and regulatory agencies. Sales & Marketing job sector also hires maximum number of pharmacy graduates. One can also work in retail stores of medicines. After registering with the state Pharmacy Council, one can open chemist/drug store and sell medicines as per doctor’s prescription.After the completion of the course the students can work as a:

  • Chemical/Drug Technician
  • Bio-Technologist
  • Drug Therapist
  • Drug Inspector
  • Hospital Drug Coordinator
  • Health Inspector
  • Pharmacist
  • Pathologist
  • Scientist
  • Research Officer

Program Outcomes (POs)

PO1: Domain Expertise: Apply comprehensive knowledge and basic principles of Pharmaceutical and other associated sciences.

PO2: Professional Skills: Demonstrate an ability to identify, formulate and solve complex problems of Pharmaceutical Industry, Community & Hospital Pharmacy.

PO3: Research Orientation: Apply and demonstrate their professional skills and comprehensive knowledge to carry out research in the core and applied areas of pharmaceutical sciences.

PO4: Planning Abilities: Demonstrate effective planning, delegation skills, organizational skills and resource management abilities for their effective implementation.

PO5: Critical Thinking: Utilize the principles of scientific enquiry, thinking analytically, and critically, for solving pharmaceutical problems and drawing decisions.

PO6: Modern Tool Usage: Apply appropriate methods, procedures, resources, and modern pharmacy-related computing tools.

PO7: Leadership and Team Work: Demonstrate leadership skills with high level of integrity and ethics to function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.

PO8: Communication: Communicate effectively with the professional community and with society at large; for effective and impressive representation.

PO9: Professional Ethics: Possess personal & universal values and apply ethical principles in professional and social contexts.

PO10: Social Responsibility: Apply contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety and legal issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional pharmacy practice.

PO11: Leadership and Teamwork: Understand the impact of professional pharmacy solutions in context environment and demonstrate the knowledge for sustainable development.

PO12: Life-long Learning: Recognize the need for, Self-assess and effectively use the feedback from others to identify learning needs to compete globally.

PROGRAM SPECIFIC OUTCOMES (PSOs)

PSO1:  Pharmacy Graduates will have fundamental knowledge in preparing conventional as well as novel pharmaceutical dosage forms, their methods of dispensing and recent advancements made in the field of Pharmaceutical Product Development.

PSO2: The Graduates will develop an ability to design, conduct, and interpret various analytical studies/reports being used by pharmaceutical industries during drug design, formulation design, and production etc.

PSO3:  Pharmacy Graduates will have an understanding about different laws that govern different aspects of pharmacy that builds up their fundamental knowledge about the ethics associated with the profession of pharmacy.

 

ABOUT DEPARTMENT

“Department of Pharmacy organized an expert talk on the topic of “Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening” on 21-12-22.”

Department of Pharmacy organized an expert talk on the topic of “Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening” on 21-12-22.
Cervical and Breast cancer awareness is an effort to raise the knowledge and reduce the stigma of cancer through education.
The key speaker for the talk was Dr Ruchika, MBBS, MS Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Fellowship in IVF and Gynaecology Endoscopy,
Fortis Escorts Hospital, Amritsar.
Dr Ruchika shared her knowledge of breast cancer & cervical cancer and elaborated its symptoms, causes, prevention and treatment alongwith screening procedures.
Addressing the students she explained as how a woman can self examine the symptoms by having regular screening with PAP smear test and human papillomavirus (HPV) test to know the early symptoms of cancer that can be treated by medicines.
She explained prophylactic treatments by receiving the HPV vaccines and also explained about Mammography and breast self examination and hygiene factors to prevent Breast and Cervical Cancer.
The lecture provided valuable knowledge and guidance to students and faculty members.
She also answered satisfactorily all queries of the students.
Principal of Pharmacy Department thanked Dr Ruchika for sparing her valuable time for the Global students and staff from her very busy schedule.

“Pharma Club of Pharmacy Department organized Paper Dance Competition on 2nd November 2022.”

Pharma Club of Pharmacy Department organized Paper Dance Competition on 2nd November 2022.
Paper Dance is a competetion where participants, in pairs, dance on a piece of paper until the music stops.
The newspaper is folded every time and it gets smaller and smaller with the proceeding rounds.
At the end, winners of this event were awarded certificates.
The followings were declared as winners of the event :
1.Suhaib Shabir & Toufeeq Umar ( B Sc Radiology 1st Year)
2.Shashi Kumar ( B Sc MLS 1st year), Abrar Hussain Joo (B Sc 3rd )

“Pharma Club of Pharmacy Department Organized JUST A MINUTE ” Competition on 26th october 2022.”

Pharma Club of Pharmacy Department Organized JUST A MINUTE ” Competition on 26th october 2 022.
“Just a Minute (JAM)” is an interesting game which is played to encourage students to showcase their communication skill and ability.
It gave an excellent opportunity to the students to develop their communication skills through the challenges that they are made to take up in this game.
The competition is an interesting platform for students to engage in public speaking in a game like situation. Such competitions can encourage students to come out of their shell and develop their confidence to communicate.
At the end, the following winners were awarded certificates :
1. Mehak Khazir MLS 3rd Sem
2.Manvir Singh D- Pharmacy 1st year
3. Faisal Sultan MLS 3rd Sem

“Global Group of Institutes in association with PhulkariCan, an NGO. organized a seminar on gender equality and health issues related to women at its campus today on 20th October 2022.”

GLOBAL AND PHULKARICAN JOINTLY ORGANISE SEMINAR ON GENDER EQUALITY AND HEALTH ISSUES OF WOMEN
Global Group of Institutes in association with PhulkariCan, an NGO. organized a seminar on gender equality and health issues related to women at its campus today on 20th October 2022.
The seminar was addressed by Dr. Richa Ghay Thaman, Professor of Physiology and Scientific Head Clinical Research Centre, Sri Guru Ram Das Institute of Medical Sciences and Research. Ms Priyanka Goyal, a management advisor and a Psychology graduate who is engaged in several charitable organizations working towards women empowerment also addressed the seminar.
Dr Thaman & Ms. Goyal both are Programme Heads for the Phulkari Conquer Cancer Programme.
Ms. Nidhi Sidhwani (Founder President Phulkari), Ms. Tina Aggarwal (present President Phulkari WOA) alongwith their team are working hard to make Punjab the First Cervical Cancer Free State in India and they have joined hands with World Health Organization.
Dr. Richa Ghay Thaman during her address talked about the equality of sexes and expressed the view that it is all about providing a state of ease of access to resources and opportunities regardless of gender.
The facilitator Ms. Ina Singh, Ms. Neha Sharma, Ms. Radhika Bose and Ms. Rajni Bajaj from PhulkariCan also joined the awareness session on the health issues of women specially held to deliberate the issue of cervical cancer amongst women.
Ms. Priyanka Goyal while participating in the seminar said that gender equality is about ensuring that every individual has an equal opportunity to make the most of their time and talents.
A large number of faculty members and students attended the seminar which was conducted and anchored by Dr. Monika Arora welcomed and thanked the eminent speakers.
Dr. P.K. Sharma (Dean, Student Welfare), Dr. Manbir Kaur (Principal Pharmacy), Dr. Maalti Puri (Dean Academics) and Ms. Samiksha (Head of Management Department) were also present.

“Pharma Club of Pharmacy Organized “Debate Competition “on 19th October 2022”

Pharma Club of Pharmacy Organized “Debate Competition “on 19th October 2022

It is an event where the participants present their arguments or discuss a topic from two different perspectives.
The main objective of such an activity is to convince others about one’s viewpoint.

At the end following students were declared as winners and were awarded certificates :

1. Akshit Joshi MLS 1st Sem
2. Aman Hans B Sc OTT 1St Sem.
3. Anjali B Pharmacy 1St Sem.
4. Gurpal Singh B Pharmacy 1st Sem
5 . Rumman MLS
5th Sem .
6 . Lovepreet Singh B Pharmacy 3rd Sem

LIP SYNCHRONIZATION COMPETITION

Pharma Club of Pharmacy Department Organized the “Lip Synchronization Competition” on 28th September 2022 in Pharmacy Department.

Lip Sync or lip Synch is a technical term used for matching a speaking or singing person’s lip movements with the sung or spoken vocals.

Audio for lip syncing is generated through the sound reinforcement system in a live performance or via television, computer, cinema speakers, or other forms of audio output.

Students participated enthusiastically in the competition.

The winners were :

1. Bhumika Bedi ( B.Pharma 1st Sem )

2.Shouket Hamid ( B.Pharma 5th Sem )

 

Dumb Charades Activity by Pharmacy Department

Pharma Club of the Department of Pharmacy conducted ‘Dumb Charades’ . The students are required to display their talent through acting, guessing and performing different roles as a team.The activity is aimed at inculcating team spirit and bonding and the students act as per the role assigned to them.
The activity is aimed at sharing individual skills and talent amongst them.
The following teams were the winners and runner ups in the contest :
1st Position
Adarsh & Shubham (Sem. 3rd )
2nd Position
Sourav & Krish. (Sem.5th)
3rd Position
Rumman & Abrar (MLS 3rd Sem)

“INDIAN PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY ON 15-11-2021

Department of Pharmacy organized an Expert Talk on Indian Pharmaceutical Industry. Mr. Kartik Kapur, the production Head – Adison Pharmaceuticals. In this interactive session, he gave detailed information about the Liquid insights of Indian Pharmaceutical Industry, the stats of our Indian Market, the history of pharmaceutical industries, which was a very knowledgeable topic to be learnt for the upcoming pharmacist. The pharmaceutical industry in India is one of the largest industry in the whole world with maximum production and supply rate. It was much interesting to note that how small pharmaceutical industries have a major impact on the economy of the country. He also made students aware about the career opportunities that have increased with the increasing demand of medicine as well as pharmaceutical products specifically in this post-covid era. The webinar was followed by question answer session and it was a great success and well appreciated by the students and faculty members.

 

“IMPORTANT CONSIDERATIONS FOR GOOD CAREER OPPORTUNITIES IN PHARMA SECTOR on 20-08-2021

Department of Pharmacy coordinated a guest lecture for the understudies, as these lectures become a significant part of education. The talk was conveyed by Dr. Subheet Kumar Jain, Head of Department of Pharmaceutical sciences GNDU, Amritsar. The subject of talk was ‘Important Considerations for Good Carrier Opportunities in Pharma Sector.’ All the understudies went to the talk effectively and furthermore cleared their questions about their prospectus

 

“RECENT TRENDS IN ANALYTICAL SCIENCE: LIQUID CHROMATOGRAPHY ON 14-06-2021

Department of Pharmacy organized a Webinar on Recent trends in analytical science: Liquid chromatography: Basics, Instrumentation & applications in Pharma industry. Miss Kriti Gulati an application specialist – Liquid chromatography was the Expert Speaker for this webinar. In this interactive session, she gave detailed information about the Liquid chromatography including its principle, instrumentation and applications in pharmaceutical industry which is a very knowledgeable topic to be learnt. HPLC is the form of liquid chromatography that is generally used in the pharmaceutical industry, as it can provide the precise results that are required. The results can be used to analyse finished drug products and their ingredients quantitatively and qualitatively during the manufacturing process. The webinar was followed by question answer session and it was a great success and well appreciated by the students and faculty members.

 

“LABORATORY QUALITY MANAGEMENT ON 08-06-2021

Department of Pharmacy and MLS organized a Webinar on Laboratory Quality Management. Mr. Roshan Sah, a certified internal auditor and a scientific officer at SRL diagnostics was the Expert Speaker for this webinar. In his interactive session, he gave detailed information about the Laboratory Quality Management which is one of the most important protocols to be followed these days. Mr. Sah also gave practical hands-on experience providing the students with the data sheets to be filled during an internal audit and cleared many doubts about quality control. The webinar was followed by question answer session and it was a great success and well appreciated by the students and faculty members.

 

“CHART MAKING COMPETITION” on 17th March 2021

The Department of Pharmacy & MLS organized a Chart Making Competition on 17th March 2021.
The students, especially the freshers, showed keen interest in the competition.
Such competitions and other extra curricular activities are being organized on regular basis by the Department.
The students participated in the competition in large number with full enthusiasm and learnt many new things. They also shared their creative ideologies with their fellow students.
All of them completed the task alloted to them with great energy,confidence and interest.
The freshers (who could not come to campus during lock down ) highly appreciated the positive ambient atmosphere of the campus.
The students expressed their gratitude to the staff and the management for arranging such fun loving activities along with the excellent arrangement for high quality teaching.
The freshers also shared their experiences of their stay at Global Institutes.
At the end the winners and participants were honoured with Certificates on the basis of their performance in the competition.

 

 

“Dumb Charades” on 24th Feb 2021

Dumb Charades involves explaining the ‘phrases’ or the name of ‘a movie’, ‘a personality’, ‘a book’ or ‘a TV shows’, etc. through acting. A person is not allowed to talk and is required to act out the phrase/name by using different gestures, facial expressions, and body language. The person enacting the name/song of the movie is not supposed to speak anything. However, he/she can use the pre-defined gestures to help his team members in guessing the given name/song. Each student was given a time period of 5 minutes to enact the respective movie for his team members. Total Number of Students: 59
At the end winners were awarded with certificates.
Winners of Event were:-
1. Mohammad Rumman from MLS-1 has secured 1st position.
2. Gurpinder Singh from MLS-2 has secured 2nd position.
3. Vikramjit Singh from B. pharmacy-1 secured 3rd position.

 

 

“Speech Competition” on 17th Feb 2021

Speech includes public speaking, limited preparation, and acting and interpretation and is a part of forensics competitions. These events do not include the several different forms of debate offered by many tournaments. These events are called individual events because they tend to be done by one person unlike debate which often includes teams. Opening with a relevant quote can help set the tone for rest of the speech. The main purpose of the event is that the students may share as well as discuss their views with each other clearing their doubts regarding the respective topic while giving them a broad view of the same. Each student was given the chance to present his/her view for a time period of 5 minutes. Total Number of Students: 33
Students presented speech on the following topics:-
1. Corona Virus and its effects
2. Farmer Protest
3. Corona Vaccination should be injected or not
At the end winners were awarded with certificates.
Winners of Event were:-
1. Deepak Singh Charak from B.pharmacy-3 has secured 1st position.
2. Pawanpreet Kaur from B.pharmacy-2 has secured 2nd position.
3. Badu Shadrack from B. pharmacy-2 secured 3rd position.

 

 

“VISIT AT KWALITY PHARMACEUTICAL LIMITED, AMRITSAR ON 02-12-2020

Pharmacy Department visited the industrial visit in Kwality Pharmaceutical Limited (KPC) Amritsar. It was wonderful experience for all the students and faculties. they visit the two departments quality control and quality assurance. In QC all the students learnt the analysis techniques of HPLC, AAS, UV SPECTROECOPY, DISSOLUTION apparatus, DISINTEGRATION apparatus. In QA Department, they learnt the packaging, departmental work of quality assurance from QA Head Mr. Teerth kumar. Students asked queries and departmental head of QA answer their question very comprehensibly.

 

 

“TABLETING TECHNOLOGY ON 20-08-2020

Department of Pharmacy organised a webinar on the topic Tableting Technology. The guest speaker was Dr. Subheet Kumar from GNDU. He explained the different types of tablets used along with manufacturing techniques and factors affecting their bioavailability. Students showed keen interest in the topic and there was healthy discussion at the end of the session.

 

 

“EXPERT TALK ON CAREER OPPORTUNITIES IN THE PHARMACY SECTOR ON 31-01-2020

Department of Pharmacy coordinated a guest lecture for the understudies, as these lectures become a significant part of education. The talk was conveyed by Dr Subheet Kumar Jain, Head of Department of Pharmaceutical sciences GNDU, Amritsar. The subject of talk was ‘Important Considerations for Good Carrier Opportunities in Pharma Sector.’ All the understudies went to the talk effectively and furthermore cleared their questions about their prospectus.

 

 

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