Niper, Mohali

National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research(NIRF 2020 Rank 3rd):- Master & Doctorate Course only

The NIPER is the country’s first national institution of pharmaceutical science, with the goal of becoming a world-class research center in the field. NIPER has been designated as a “Institute of National Importance” by the Indian government. It is a self-governing body within the Department of Pharmaceuticals of the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers of the Indian government. The Institute is designed to give leadership in pharmaceutical sciences and allied fields both domestically and internationally.

NIPER Mohali is located about 250 km North of Delhi at S.A.S Nagar (Mohali) Punjab.

The institute conducts various educational Programmes at postgraduate and doctoral level and is currently offering following degrees

  • M.S. Pharm/ M. Pharm/ M.Tech (Pharm)/ MBA Pharm
  • Ph.D

NIPER Joint Entrance Examination 2020- MASTERS
(BRANCHES:- Ahmedabad; Guwahati; Hajipur; Hyderabad; Kolkata; Rae Bareli; S.A.S.Nagar)

NIPER Conducts joint entrance exam, which is a computer based exam held every year for admission in postgraduate courses in M. pharma

  • Exam duration: 2 hours
  • Exam mode: Online
  • Paper Language: English
  • Question type: MCQs
  • No of Questions: 200
  • Marking scheme: 1 marks for every correct answers and 0.25 negative marks for every incorrect answers.
  • Commencing of application form: April to may
  • Conductance of Exam: June

ELIGIBILITY:- The candidate must have a valid GPAT Score and have completed the qualifying degree with a minimum of 60% in aggregate or a CGPA of 6.75 on a 10-point scale wherever grades are awarded or equivalent (the percentage of marks or CGPA calculated will be based on the norms established by the concerned University/Institution or the candidate’s aggregate marks or CGPA for all years of the qualifying degree).

The details of discipline and number of seats in NIPER, Mohali is as below:

DisciplineEligibility for ApplicationAvailable Seats
BiotechnologyB. Pharm; M.Sc.(Biological Sciences)10
Medical DevicesB. Pharm10
Medicinal ChemistryB. Pharm.; M.Sc.(Organic chemistry)16
Natural ProductsB. Pharm.; M.Sc.(Organic chemistry)10
Pharmaceutical AnalysisB. Pharm; M.Sc. (Organic/Analytical Chemistry)20
PharmaceuticsB. Pharm20
Pharmacology & ToxicologyB. Pharm; B. V. Sc.; M.B.B.S.16

Ph.D. Programme

NIPER- Ahmedabad is offering Ph.D. degree in following disciplines.

DisciplineProposed Seats for 2019
Medicinal Chemistry02
Medical Devices01
Natural Products01
Pharmaceutical Analysis02
Pharmacology & Toxicology00

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