Punjab University College of Pharmacy

University of the Punjab, Allama Iqbal Campus, Shahrah-E-Quaid-E-Azam (The Mall), Lahore.

 

Admission Notice

M.Phil & Ph.D Pharmacy Fall Semester 2018

(Regular and Self Supproting Programme)

1st Semester

Online applications are invited for admission to M.Phil Pharmacy (Regular and Self-Supporting Programmes) and Ph.D Pharmacy (Regular Program). To increase the chances of admission in M.Phil Pharmacy Program, candidates are encouraged to apply in both Regular & self-supporting program. Admission processing Fee for each programme is Rs. 500/-.

Eligibility

(i)     Candidates having academic qualifications form pharmacy institutes recognized by Higher Education Commission and Pharmacy Council of Pakistan are eligible to apply.

(ii)    Eligibility Criteria will be followed as directed by HEC and the University of the Punjab.

Admission for Candidates from other Universities/Institutes.

(i)                  One seat reserved for the Graduates from other Universities/Institutes in each M.Phil Pharmacy discipline.

(ii)                Overall one seat on merit for M.Phil Pharmacy candidates from other Universities/Institutes in Ph.D Pharmacy program.

Application Procedure:

(i)      On the Admission Portal, www.admissionpucp.edu.pk Create Account à Login à Read Instructions à Fill in Registration form à Save & Finalize à Print à Deposit fee in any HBL branch à Check for change of Application status from “Pending” to “Paid & Ready to Submit” within 3 days of deposit. In case of any problem, contact during office hours, 8 am to 4 pm on the contacts given below. The contacts shall` be opened in off-days during admission.

(ii)    Print the Entrance Test Roll No. Slip from Downloads (on left side bar) and pressing Print Roll No. Slip. Entrance Test Roll No slip is mandatory to sit in the test.

(iii)   Submit the Printed and Signed (in ink) Application along with all necessary documents (prescribed in the check list for respective programme) to Admission Office, Punjab University College of Pharmacy, University of the Punjab, Allama Iqbal Campus, Lahore-54000 within 2 working days of the closing date, personally or by post/courier.

Date for Applications:

The online portal for admission will be opened on 06-08-2018 and closed on 17-08-2018.

Note:

(i)      Application will be considered only if the fee is deposited within valid dates (i.e., 06-08-2018 to 17-08-2018)

(ii)    Exclusion of any step given under Application Procedure will cause loss of admission rights.

(iii)   The incomplete application will not be entertained.

(iv)  Limited Hostel accommodation is available on merit basis for students admitted under regular programme, the University is not bound to provide hostel accommodation to each admitted student.

(v)    Hostel accommodation is not available for the students admitted under self-supporting programme.

 

ADMISSION SCHEDULE

Revised Schedule Due to ASHURA Vacations

 

Announcement of Admission

Sunday

05-08-2018

Online Admission open

Monday

06-08-2018

Online Admission Closing

Friday

17-08-2018 (04:00 pm)

Last date for Hard Copy of Application (online generated) along with fee deposit Challan and relevant documents

Friday

21-08-2018

Written test of M.Phil Pharmacy all disciplines (Both Regular & Self-Supporting)

Thursday

30-08-2018 (according to roll number slip)

Written test of Ph.D Pharmacy all disciplines

Thursday

30-08-2018 (according to roll number slip)

Announcement of Entry Test Results

Friday

31-08-2018

Interview of successful candidates in GRE based written test (Both Regular & Self-Supporting)

Saturday

08-09-2018

Display of General Merit List & 1st Merit List (Both Regular & Self-Supporting)

Wednesday

12-09-2018

·         Last Date for depositing fee for Regular

Thursday

13-09-2018

·         Last Date for depositing fee for Self-Supporting

Friday

14-09-2018

Display of 2nd Merit List Regular

Monday

17-09-2018

·         Last Date for depositing fee Regular

Tuesday

18-09-2018

Display of 2nd Merit List Self-Supporting

Tuesday

18-09-2018

·         Last Date for depositing fee Self-Supporting

Wednesday

19-09-2018

Display of 3rd Merit List Regular

Wednesday

19-09-2018

·         Last Date for depositing fee Regular

Monday

24-09-2018

Display of 3rd Merit List Self-Supporting

Monday

24-09-2018

·         Last Date for depositing fee Self-Supporting

Tuesday

25-09-2018

Display of 4th Merit List Regular

Tuesday

25-09-2018

·         Last Date for depositing fee Regular

Wednesday

26-09-2018

Display of 4th Merit List Self-Supporting

Wednesday

26-09-2018

·         Last Date for depositing fee Self-Supporting

Thursday

27-09-2018

Display of Final Merit List if any (Both Regular & Self-Supporting)

Friday

28-09-2018

·         Last Date for depositing fee (Both Regular & Self-supporting)

Saturday

29-09-2018

·         Admission Closed

Saturday

               13-10-18

·         Start of Classes

22-10-2018

 

Syllabus and style for Entry Test, M.Phil and Ph.D

Ph.D. in all subjects

 

SYLLABUS GUIDELINES FOR PHD ENTRY EXAMINATION FOR PHARMACEUTICS

 

A. Industrial Pharmacy

  1. Pharmaceutical dosage forms, with particular reference to Tablet and semisolids

  2. Novel drug delivery system

  3. Preformulation

  4. Sustained release dosage systems

B. Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics

  1. Introduction to Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics

  2. One and Multicompartment (Two) models

  3. Bioavailability and Bioequivalence [add chapter below]

  4. Pharmacokinetics of oral modified release dosage forms

C. Pharmaceutical Technology

  1. Modified release dosage forms

  2. Dosage form design for modified release dosage forms

  3. Factors for drug development with reference to preformulation

Suggested readings
 

The Theory and practice of Industrial Pharmacy by Lachman and Lieberman (5th Edition) Chapters 9, 13, 16, 19, etc
Applied Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics by Leon Shargel 7th edition, Chapters: 1, 4, 5, 16, 25, etc
Comprehensive Pharmacy Review by Shargel
Webpages/Net for the relevant topics

M. Phil

PCP course defined for following subjects:

Pharmaceutics

  1. Industrial Pharmacy

  2. Pharm. Technology

  3. Biopharmaceutics

Pharmaceutics Chemistry

  1. Pharm. Organic

  2. Pharm. Medicinal Chemistry

  3. Instrumentation

Pharmacology

 

Drugs Acting on:

CVS, AnS, NSAID, Chemotherapy and CNS depressants

 

Pharmacognosy

 

Pharm.D 2nd and 3rd Prof. Pharmacognosy (I & II)

 

Entry Test

  1. Subject based MCQs type part:  70%

  2. Short Questions*                         30%

*The short question will comprise of fill-in-blank/true false type.

 

For M.Phil. Entry test each of 2 questions will be included on verbal reason (English), analytical reasoning (ligical thinking) and quantitative reasoning (Mathematics).
 

Contacts: 042-99212775, 042-99211616, 0333-4051352

E-mail: admission.pharmacy@pu.edu.pk or principal.pharmacy@pu.edu.pk

Be updated through: PUCP Website

 

PROF. DR. NADEEM IRFAN BUKHARI

(PRINCIPAL)