Department of Pharmacy was established in the year 1982 with 40 students each of D.Pharm & B.Pharm and made sustained effort to excel in
academic, research and extension activities. Today the Department has a
team of dedicated teaching faculty members qualified from premier institutions across the country with about 700 students and 135 research scholars. The Department is DST-FIST assisted and supported by UGC-SAP at DRS – II level. The Department is ranked seventh among Indian Pharmaceutical institutions in terms of research output.
The Department has MOU with Western University of Health Sciences,
California, USA and University of Michigan, Michigan, USA.
The Department has tie-up with the following industries to conduct
MMC Healthcare Ltd
Bharat Coats, Chennai
Madras Pharmaceuticals, Chennai
Fourts India Ltd, Chennai
Pharma Fabrikon, Madurai