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Guru Nanak Institute of Pharmaceutical Science & Technology

Guru Nanak Institute of Pharmaceutical Science and Technology was established in the year 2005 under the aegis of Guru Nanak Education Trust at Panihati, Sodpur, Kolkata-700114.

The institute obtained affiliation from AICTE and Pharmacy Council of India (PCI). The institute started with an intake capacity of 60 students initially.

The institute runs three post graduate courses in Pharmacy in Pharmaceutical Chemistry (started from 2011), Pharmacology (started from 2012) and Pharmaceutics (started from 2013) with due affiliations from AICTE and PCI.

The institute has obtained additional accreditations from NAAC In March, 2016 valid till March,2021 with a CGPA of 2.7 in a scale of 4 with Grade B.

The UG-pharmacy program of the institute is accredited by National Board of Accreditation from July,2016. The accreditation has been renewed for another period of three years till June, 2022.

We have Ranked in National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) consecutively for last four years.

IN NIRF 2020 WE WERE PLACED AT ALL INDIA RANK 67 AMONGST PHARMACY COLLEGES
  • In NIRF 2019 we were placed at all India rank 64 amongst Pharmacy colleges.
  • In NIRF 2018 we were placed in rank band – 76-100.
  • In NIRF 2017 we were placed in rank band – 51-75.

Our students excel in the End semester examinations conducted by Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology. They are felicitated in the annual convocation organized by the university.

The faculty and students of the institute take active part in research activities and publish their research findings in journals of international repute and present papers at international/national conferences.

The institute has a number of Memorandum of Understanding with national and international universities and industries of international repute.