Department of Pharmaceutics

• Pharmaceutics is also called the science of dosage form design.
• Pharmaceutics deals with the formulation of a pure drug substance into a dosage form and it is a process of turning a new chemical entity (NCE) into a medication that can be used safely and effectively by patients in the community.
• Pharmaceutics helps relate the formulation of drugs to their delivery and disposition in the body.
• Within the broad area of design and development of new drug delivery and conventional dosage forms, the major focus areas include Preformulation studies, Formulation and development of conventional dosage forms, Design and development of new drug delivery systems and Drug targeting approaches.
• Graduate and post-graduate students are involved in research and avail the extensive resources available in the Department.