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Jayawantrao Sawant Institute of Pharmacy, was established in the year 2006 with the vision of Prof. T. J. Sawant, Founder Secretary, Jayawant Shikshan Prasarak Mandal. Jayawant Institute of Pharmacy is located at Hadapsar, on running a 2 years Diploma Course in Pharmacy which is affiliated to MSBTE, Mumbai, recognized by Govt. of Maharashtra and approved by AICTE & Pharmacy Council of India, New Delhi. Jayawant Institute of Pharmacy attained a name in Pharmacy arena, imparting quality education to budding Pharmacist and Professionals for their better tomorrow. Jayawantrao Sawant Institute of Pharmacy, is an Innovative movement of knowledge and skills through education and scientific efforts. Pharmacy education and placement activity being attuned to the changing requirements of the industry and society.

Diploma in Pharmacy Subjects

TABLE-I

Diploma in Pharmacy (Part- I)

Subject 

 

No. ofhours of

Theory

No. of hoursof Practical

 

Pharmaceutics-I 75 100
Pharmaceutical Chemistry-I 75 75
Pharmacognosy 75 75
Biochemistry & Clinical Pathology 50 75
Human Anatomy & Physiology 75 50
Health Education & Community Pharmacy 50
400  + 375  = 775

 

 

TABLE-II
Diploma in Pharmacy (Part-II)
 
Subject 

 

No. ofhours of

Theory

No. of hoursof  Practical

 

Pharmaceutics-II 75 100
Pharmaceutical Chemistry-II 100 75
Pharmacology  & Toxicology 75 50
Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence 50
Drug Store and Business Management 75
Hospital and Clinical Pharmacy 75 50
           450 +275   =  725
  1. The syllabi foreach subject of study in the said Tables shall be as   specified in   Appendix A to these regulations.
  2. Approval of the authority conducting the course of study:-The course of regularacademic study prescribed under regulation 7 shall be conducted in an institution, approved by the Pharmacy Council of India under sub-section (1) of Section 12 of the Pharmacy Act, 1948.

Provided that the Pharmacy Council of India shall not approve any institution under this regulation unless it provides adquate arrangements for teaching in regard to building accommodation, equipment and teaching staff as specified in Appendix-B to these regulations.

  1. 10. Examinations:-Thereshall be an examination for Diploma in Pharmacy (Part-I) to examine students of the first year course and an examination for Diploma in Pharmacy  (Part-II) to examine students of the second year course . Each examination may be held twice every year. The first examination in a year shall be the annual examination and the second examination shall be supplementary examination of the Diploma in Pharmacy (Part-I) or Diploma in Pharmacy (Part-II), as the case may be. The examinations shall be of written and practical (including oral) nature, carrying maximum marks for each part of a subject, as indicated in Table III and IV below: –

TABLE –III

DIPLOMA IN PHARMACY (PART-I) EXAMINATION

Maximum marks for Theory Maximum marks for Practical
Subject Examination *Sessional Total Examination *Sessional Total
Pharmaceutics-I 80 20 100 80 20 100
Pharmaceutical chemistry-I 80 20 100 80 20 100
Pharmacognosy 80 20 100 80 20 100
Bio- chemistry and Clinical pathology 80 20 100 80 20 100
Human Anatomy and Physiology 80 20 100 80 20 100
Health Education and Community Pharmacy 80 20 100
600 + 500=1100

 

*Internal assessment

TABLE-IV

DIPLOMA IN PHARMACY (PART-II) EXAMINATION

Maximum marks for Theory Maximum marks for Practicals
Subject Examination *Sessional Total Examination *Sessional Total
Pharmaceutics-II 80 20 100 80 20 100
Pharmaceutical chemistry-II 80 20 100 80 20 100
Pharmacology & Toxicology 80 20 100 80 20 100
Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence 80 20 100
Drug Store and Business Management 80 20 100
Hospital and Clinical Pharmacy 80 20 100 80 20 100
600 + 400=1000

*Internal assessment.

Course Diploma in Pharmacy - D. Pharm

Qualification for Pharmacist:-

The minimum qualification required for registration as a pharmacist shall be a pass in Diploma in pharmacy (Part I & Part II and satisfactory completion of Diploma in Pharmacy (Part-III).
or
Any other qualification approved by the Pharmacy Council of India as equivalent to the above.

  1. Diploma in Pharmacy Part-I and Part-II shall consist of a certificate of having passed the course of study prescribed in Chapter-II of these regulations.
  2. Diploma in Pharmacy Part-III shall consist of a certificate of having satisfactorily completed course of practical training as prescribed in Chapter-III of these regulations.

Diploma in Pharmacy (Part-I and Part-II):-

5.[Minimum qualification for admission to Diploma in Pharmacy Part-I course -A pass in any of the following examinations with Physics, Chemistry and Biology or Mathematics.

(1)     Intermediate examination in Science;

(2)      The first year of the three year degree course in Science,

(3)      10+2 examination (academic stream) in Science;

(4)   Pre–degree examination;

(5)    Any other qualification approved by the Pharmacy Council of India as equivalent to any of the above examination.

Provided that there shall be reservation of seats for Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes candidates in accordance with the instructions issued by the Central Govt. /State Govts./Union Territory Admns. as the case may be from time to time]

  1. Duration of the course:-The durationof the course shall be for two academic years with each academic year spread over a period of not less than one hundred and eighty working days in addition to 500 hours practical training spread over a period of not less than 3 months.

7.Course of study:-

The course of study for Diploma in Pharmacy

 

  1. 11. Eligibility for appearing at the Diploma in Pharmacy Part-I examination:-

Only such candidates who produce certificate from the Head of the Academic institution in which he /she has undergone the Diploma in Pharmacy Part-I  course,  in proof of his /her having regularly and satisfactorily undergone the course of study by attending not less than 75% of the classes held both in theory and in practical separately in each subject shall be eligible for appearing at the Diploma in Pharmacy (Part-I) examination.

 

  1. 12. Eligibility for appearing at the Diploma in Pharmacy   Part-II examination:-

Only such candidates who produce certificate from the Head of the academic institution in which he/she  has undergone the Diploma in Pharmacy Part-II  course , in proof of his /her having regularly and satisfactorily undergone the Diploma in Pharmacy Part-II course by attending  not less than 75% of the classes held both in theory and in practical separately in each subject shall be eligible for appearing at the Diploma in Pharmacy examination.

  1. 13. Mode of examinations:-

(1)  Each theory and practical examination in the subjects mentioned in Table-III & IV shall be of three hours duration.

(2)  A Candidate who fails in theory or practical examination of a subject shall re-appear both in theory and practical of the same subject.

(3)  Practical examination shall also consist of a viva-voce (Oral) examination.

14 [Award of Sessional   marks and maintenance of records::-

(1)  A regular record of both theory and practical class work and examinations conducted in an institution  imparting  training  for diploma in Pharmacy Part-I and diploma in Pharmacy Part II courses, shall be maintained for each student in the institution and 20 marks for each theory and 20 marks for each practical subject shall be allotted as sessional.

(2)   There shall be at least two periodic sessional examinations during each academic year .The highest aggregate of any two performances shall form the basis of calculating sessional marks.

(3)   The sessional marks in practicals shall be allotted on the following basis:-

(i) Actual performance in the sessional examination                 10marks

(ii) Day to day assessment in the practical class work              10marks.

  1. Minimum marks for passing the examination: A student:-shall not be declared to have passed Diploma in Pharmacy examination unless he /she secures at least 50% marks in each of the subject separately in the theory examinations, including sessional marks and at least 50% marks in each of the practical examinations including sessional marks. The candidates securing 60% marks or above in aggregate in all subjects in a single attempt at the Diploma in Pharmacy (Part-I) or Diploma in Pharmacy (Part-II) examinations shall be declared to have passed in first class the Diploma in Pharmacy (Part-I) or Diploma in Pharmacy (Part-II) examinations, as the case may be. Candidates securing 75% marks or above in any subject or subjects shall be declared to have passed with distinction in the subject or those subjects provided he/she passes in all the subjects in a singleattempt.
  2. (i) These regulations may be called the Education (Amendment) Regulations, 1996.

(ii) They shall come into force on the date of their publication in the Official Gazette.

  1. In the Education Regulations, 1991 (hereinafter referred to as the said regulations), in regulation 13 for sub-regulation (2), the following shall be substituted, namely: —

“(2) A candidate, who fails in theory or practical examination, shall reappear in such theory or practical paper (s) as the case may be”;

  1. In the said regulations in regulation 15, for the figures “50%”, wherever they occur, the figures “40%” shall be substituted.
  2. In the said regulations, in regulation 20, —

(i) in sub-regulation (1) , item (iii) shall be omitted:,

(ii) in sub-regulation (2) the words “and Drugs manufacturing unit” shall be omitted.

  1. In the said regulations, in APPENDIX –D, in paragraph 5, the words “and a drugs manufacturer” shall be omitted.

(Published in Gazette of India, Part III Section 4, dt 2-3-96)

 

  1. 16. Eligibility for promotion to Diploma in Pharmacy (Part-II):-

All candidates who have appeared for all the subjects and passed the Diploma in Pharmacy Part-I examination are eligible for promotion to the Diploma in Pharmacy Part-II class. However, failure in more than two subject shall debar him/ from promotion to the Diploma in Pharmacy Part-II class.

  1. Improvement of sessional marks:

Candidates who wish to improve sessional marks can do so, by appearing in two additional sessional examinations during the next academic year. The average score of the two examination shall be the basis for improved sessional marks in theory .The sessional of practicals shall be improved by appearing in additional practical examinations. Marks awarded to a candidate for day to day assessment in the practical class can not be improved unless he /she attends a regular course of study again.

 

  1.  Approval of examinations:-The examinations mentionedin regulations  10 to 13 and 15 shall be held by an authority herein after referred to as the Examining Authority in a State , which shall be approved by the Pharmacy Council of India under sub-section (2) of section 12 of the Pharmacy Act, 1948. Such approval shall be granted only if the Examining Authority concerned fulfills the conditions as specified in Appendix-C to these regulations.
  2. Certificate of passing examination   for Diploma in Pharmacy  (Part-II):-

Certificate to having passed the examination for the Diploma in Pharmacy Part II shall be granted by the Examining Authority to a successful student.

Diploma in Pharmacy (Part-III)

(Practical Training)

  1. Period and other conditions for Practical Training:-

(1) After having appeared in Part-II examination for the Diploma in Pharmacy, conducted by Board/University or other approved Examining Body or any other course accepted as being equivalent by the Pharmacy Council of India, a candidate shall be eligible to undergo practical training in one or more of the following institutions namely:

(i) Hospitals/Dispensaries run by Central/State Gov

(ii)A Pharmacy, Chemist and Druggist licensed under the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945 made under the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940 (23 of 194

(iii) Drugs manufacturing Unit licensed under the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940 & rules made there under.

(2) The institutions referred in sub-regulation (1) shall be eligible to impart training subject to the condition that number of student pharmacists that may be taken in any hospital, pharmacy, chemist and druggist and drugs manufacturing unit licensed under the Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945 made under the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940 shall not exceed two where there is one registered pharmacist engaged in the work in which the student pharmacist is undergoing practical training, where there is more than one registered pharmacist similarly engaged, the number shall not exceed one for each additional such registered pharmacist.

(3) Hospital and Dispensary other than those specified in sub-regulation (1) for the purpose of giving practical training shall have to be recognized by Pharmacy Council of India on fulfilling the conditions specified in Appendix –D to these regulations.

(4) In the course of practical training, the trainee shall have exposure to

(i) Working knowledge of keeping of records required by various Acts concerning the profession of Pharmacy, and

(ii) Practical experience in-

(a) the manipulation of pharmaceutical apparatus in common use.

(b) the reading, translation and copying of prescription including checking of doses;

(c) the dispensing of prescription illustrating the commoner methods of administering medicaments; and

(d) the storage of drugs and medical preparations.

(5) The practical training shall be not less than five hundred hours spread over a period of not less than three months, provided that not less than two hundred and fifty hours are devoted to actual dispensing of prescriptions.

  1. Procedure to be followed prior to commencing of the training:-

(1) The head of an academic training institution, on application, shall supply in triplicate ‘Practical Trainning Contract Form for qualification as a Pharmacist’ (hereinafter referred to as the Contract Form ) to candidate eligible to under take the said practical training. The Contract Form shall be as specified in Appendix-E to these regulations.

(2) The Head of an academic training institution shall fill section I of the Contract Form. The trainee shall fill Section II of the said Contract Form and the Head of the institution agreeing to impart the training (hereinafter referred to as the Apprentice Master) shall fill Section III of the said Contract From.

(1) It shall be the responsibility of the trainee to ensure that one copy (hereinafter referred to as the first copy of the Contract Form) so filled is submitted to the Head of the academic training institution and the other two copies (hereinafter referred to as the Second copy and the third copy) shall be filed with the Apprentice Master (if he so desires) or with the trainee pending completion of the training.

 

  1. Certificate of passing Diploma in Pharmacy Part-III:-

On satisfactory completion of the apprentice period, the Apprentice Master shall fill SECTION IV of the second copy and third copy of the Contract Form and cause it to be sent to the head of the academic training institution who shall suitably enter in the first copy of the entries from the second copy and third copy and shall fill SECTION V of the three copies of Contract Form and thereafter hand over both the second copy and third copy to the trainee.

This, if completed in all respects, shall be regarded as a certificate of having successfully completed the course of Diploma in Pharmacy (Part-III).

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