D Pharmacy Admission 2021: Eligibility, Admission Process, Entrance Exam, Syllabus, Participating Colleges

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Content Curator | Updated on - Sep 3, 2021

D Pharmacy admission process for most of the colleges are done on the score ranks obtained in some national level entrance examinations such as SPPSPTM, GUJCET, UPSEE, MHCET etc. Some colleges conduct their own entrance exams like BITSAT, MET etc to initiate the admission process. Several states also conduct the D Pharmacy admission 2021.

Gujarat D Pharmacy Admission 2021 have been concluded on August 31, 2021. The provisional merit list for Gujarat D Pharm Admission will be released on September 09, 2021. Colleges like Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences and JSS University have already started taking admissions for the course D Pharmacy for the academic year 2021 - 2023.

D Pharmacy course is 2 year diploma course in pharmacy. Candidates must have scored at least 50% marks with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as compulsory subjects to be eligible to seek admission to the D Pharmacy course.

Top D Pharmacy Colleges: Application Deadline

College  Admission Criteria Application Deadline
Jamia Hamdard University, New Delhi Jamia Hamdard Entrance Test August, 2021 (Tentative)
JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research, Mysore Merit Based March 23, 2021- June, 2021 (open)
Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai MAH CET June, 2021 
BITS, Pilani BITSAT April – May 29, 2021

Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal

MET April – May 25, 2021
JSS College of Pharmacy Merit Based March 22,2021- June, 2021 (Open)
SPPSPTM, Mumbai NMIMS CET February 16,2021 – June 17, 2021 
DISPAR, New Delhi Merit Based June, 2021 (Tentative)
SRM College of Pharmacy Merit Based June, 2021 (Tentative)
Annamalai University Merit Based June to August, 2021, (Tentative)

D Pharmacy Admissions 2021 Important Dates

Students aspiring for the D Pharmacy courses from top colleges should be well aware of all the minute details regarding application and exam dates, admission process and other likewise details.

You can check D Pharmacy Admissions 2021 dates in the sections below. The application fees for all D Pharmacy courses range between INR 1,000 - 1,500.

D Pharmacy Colleges with Applications Open

D Pharmacy Colleges Registration Dates Selection Process
Jamia Hamdard University, New Delhi July 25, 2021 Entrance Exam
DIPSAR, New Delhi July 20, 2021 Entrance Exam
JSS College of Pharmacy, Udagamandalam May 10, 2021 Merit / Entrance Exam
Annamalai University, Chidambaram May 2021 (Open) Entrance Exam
MAHE, Manipal Admissions (Open) Entrance Exam
Integral University, Lucknow October 2021 Entrance Exam

D Pharmacy Admissions 2021: Entrance Exam

Admissions to the majority of the D Pharmacy courses generally takes place on the basis of Merit. There are also list of entrance exams such as GUJCET, BITSAT, UPSEE, MHCET, which are conducted nationally as well as at State level.

Entrance Exam Schedule

Examinations Registration Dates Exam Dates
GUJCET 3rd week of February To be announced
BITSAT February 23, 2021 - May 29, 2021  June 24 - 30, 2021
UPSEE April 1, 2021- May 10, 2021 June 15, 2021
MH CET 1st week of May- 4th of May 2021 June 2021
SPPSPTM February 16, 2021 June 17, 2021

Check: D.Pharma CutOff Score

Entrance Exam Syllabus

Though D Pharmacy syllabus in different colleges may vary according to the courses and structure, the syllabus for the entrance exams are more or less similar to each other.

Below mentioned table has a brief idea on what to expect in a D Pharmacy entrance exam syllabus.

Units and Measurement Gravitation, Oxilation
Motion in a straight line Power and Energy
Law of Motion Work
Physical Chemistry
Inorganic Chemistry
Organic Chemistry
Botany Zoology
Sets Linear Inequality
Relation and Function Complex Number and Quadratic Equation
Trigonometric Functions Principles of Mathematical Inductions

Entrance Exam Prerequisites

Before applying for any D Pharmacy entrance below mentioned are few of the prerequisites that you should follow:

  • Prepare a list of D Pharmacy colleges you want to apply and the entrance exams that they accept
  • Some of the top D Pharmacy Entrance Exams are: GUJCET, BITSAT, UPSEE, MHCET. 
  • Check the eligibility and admission criteria for all the D Pharmacy entrance exams 
  • Some of the exams are national level, while some are accepted by states and some are specifically allotted to certain colleges/universities

D Pharmacy Admissions 2021: Admission Process


The Eligibility process of D Pharmacy is:

  • Candidates who have cleared their Class 12th board exams from a recognised board can apply for the course
  • Candidates who have cleared their Undergraduate courses from a recognised university with 50% aggregate marks.

How to Apply?

D Pharmacy Applications 2021 for D Pharmacy colleges is a very simple process if the guidelines are adhered to. The steps for the application are as follows:

  • Candidates should have possessed at least 50% in 10+2 exams from any recognized board with Science as a mandatory subject.
  • Candidates should have qualified the accepting entrance exam like UPSEE, BITSAT, MH CET.
  • Candidates should have a valid score and must fulfill the cut-off provided by the college.


Once you have been selected as the shortlisted candidate for a D Pharmacy programme, you have to undergo a counselling session which is nothing but submitting all official documents that would be kept as a record for future reference.

D Pharmacy Admissions 2021: Top Colleges 

Enlisted below are the admission process details which is followed by few of the top BCS Colleges:

Colleges Location Average Fees (INR) Selection Process
Jamia Hamdard University New Delhi 80,000 Entrance Exam
MCOPS Manipal 60,000 Entrance Exam
JSS College of Pharmacy Udagamandalam 55,400 Merit / Entrance Exam
Annamalai University Chidambaram 16,380 Entrance Exam
SPPSPTM Mumbai 1,21,500 Entrance Exam
DIPSAR  New Delhi 12,085 Entrance Exam
Chitkara University Patiala 1,32,000 Entrance Exam
Integral University Lucknow 80,000 Entrance Exam

See Also: D Pharmacy Colleges

D Pharmacy Admissions 2021: Tips 

Make or Break D Pharmacy Examinations 

Listed below are the top 10 vital aspects that one should adhere to before applying for admissions,

Understand the Syllabus: The syllabus of the course is one of the most important factors for a student to focus upon as it helps a student to focus during the time of the exam.

Plan: Making a course plan can help the student to plan according to the study of the work which helps them to keep both balanced.

Connecting with Students and Experts: Start connecting with peers and experts and are eligible to help you with providing a clear idea of the concepts along with scope and knowledge exchange that might help you to excel.

Keep Yourself Updated: It is important for the students to keep themselves updated on the latest Computer Science techniques used by popular names in the relevant field.

D Pharmacy Admissions 2021: FAQS 

Ques: What is the qualification for D Pharmacy?

Ans: To study D Pharmacy candidates must have cleared their 10+2 exams from a recognised board with minimum 50% aggregate marks.

Ques: Is D Pharmacy hard to study?

Ans: D Pharmacy is generally studied after completing 10+2 board exams. If it is studied seriously with the willingness to study it is not such a difficult course.

Ques: Which is the best college for D Pharmacy?

Ans: There are many colleges that conduct their best D Pharmacy courses they are,

  • Jamia Hamdard University, New Delhi
  • JSS College of Pharmacy, Udagamandalam
  • MAHA, Manipal
  • Integral University, Lucknow
  • Chitkara University, Patiala

Ques: Is entry test required for D Pharmacy?

Ans: Yes, there are many entrance exams that are conducted for this course, BITSAT, JEE, MHCET, UPSEE

Ques: What is D Pharmacy Salary?

Ans: The average salary post the completion of this course ranges between INR 3.5 Lakhs to 10 Lakhs per annum

Ques: Is D Pharmacy equal to MBBS?

Ans: No, both of them are separate in their own domains.

Ques: Is the pharmacist a doctor?

Ans: No. Pharmacists are not doctors. Inorder to become a doctor one has to complete MBBS.

Ques: Is D Pharmacy easy?

Ans: If there is a willingness to learn and study the subject, it is an easy course to complete.


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