East Point College of Pharmacy (Under East Point College of Medical Science & Research Centre)
Jnana Prabha, East Point Campus, Virgo Nagar Post, Avalahalli, Bengaluru-560049, Karnataka
Government of Karnataka Pharmacy Council of India (PCI)
Established in 2004-05, East Point College of Pharmacy is run by MG Charitable Trust, under the leadership of Dr. S.M. Venkatpathi. The college is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore Karnataka State, and approved by Pharmacy Council of India and AICTE New Delhi.
The college is a part of the gratified parent institute East Point College of Medical Sciences and Research Centre and encourages its students to develop in-depth knowledge and learn practical skills to practice the profession of Pharmacy. The faculty members of the college are dedicated to their work and motivates the students.
The students are taught to be willing to apply their knowledge of pharmacy in the best interest of the patient and the community. The college provides laboratory and digital library facilities along with hostels, hygienic food, playground and recreation centre.
Scholarships subject to the central/state government and college rules.
East Point College of Pharmacy is known for the quality education and the opportunities they provide to their students, which are:
- Quality Education: The college provides high-quality medical education and encourages students to develop innovative thoughts on research and development.
- Devoted Faculty: The college faculty are dedicated to their career and wants to provide holistic medical education to their students.
- Campus Life: The 2.6-Acres college campus on the outskirts of Bangalore has every facility a student needs inside the campus.
- Well-stocked Library: The college library has numerous books, journals and research paper for the students to refer for their work.
The students who are graduating from East Point College of Pharmacy can become:
- Drug Store Chemist
- Pharmacy Teacher
Master of Pharmacy (M.Pharm.) Pharmaceutical Technology
Master of Pharmacy (M. Pharm) Pharmaceutical Analysis
East Point College of Pharmacy stands on 2.6 acres of land and provides all modern infrastructural facilities, excellent teaching staff, well equipped laboratory and digital library facilities. It also furnishes well maintained hostels, hygienic food, playground and recreation centre.
Bidarahalli Cross stop is the nearest bus station to East Point College of Pharmacy.
Pharm.D’s course duration is 6 years. The academic period lasts for 5 years. 1 year is dedicated to the internship. B.Pharm’s course duration is 4 years. All four years consist of academic programs only. An internship is not present in this program.
A Degree in Pharmacy offers prospects for research careers in academia, industry, the scientific civil service and hospitals. You can work in the product management side of the industry or in areas such as marketing and medical information, acting as the link between pharmaceutical companies and doctors and patients.
No. A pharmacist serves two purposes: dispensing prescriptions and clinical (non-dispensing) work. Pharmacists can't prescribe medicines, which is entitled only to medical doctors who are authorized to do so. Pharmacists are experts in supplying medication which includes course selecting and counting pills, but also checking that the doctor has not made errors.