Bachelor of Pharmacy - Kathmandu University

Nepal Pharmacy Council

Kathmandu University


4 year(s)

Bachelor of pharmacy course aims to fulfill the acute shortage of graduate pharmacists in the national health care systems in Nepal with a mission to cater and supply steady stream of highly competent pharmacy graduates required for the country and to contribute knowledge in pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences.

Bpharm course of Kathmandu University is a four year, 8 semester academic program.

Why Bachelor of Pharmacy?

If you studied Bachelor of Pharmacy you will acquire knowledge and skill of Pharmacy, and would become an important member of healthcare system, like hospital/community as well as industrial pharmacy.

Admission criteria

Application Checklist

Applicants are required to submit the following documents with the application.

  1. Attested copy of Mark sheets of Secondary and Higher Secondary education.
  2. Official document showing the average grades in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics OR Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
  3. Character certificates issued by the school last attended.
  4. Attested copy of citizenship.


To be eligible for applying to the Bachelor of Pharmacy (B Pharm.) program, one must meet the following criteria:

  • Must have passed 12 years (10+2) of formal education.
  • Must have passed Higher Secondary Level Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (PCM) OR Physics, Chemistry and Biology (PCB) with an average grade of 50%.
  • Must appear in the entrance examination and selection interview.

The entrance examination and interview is highly competitive and the successful candidates in both are eligible to get admission.

Admission Procedure

Notification for admission to all undergraduate programs offered by the school under the pharmacy department is published in major dailies and is in the website: in the month of June/July seeking applications from eligible candidates.Collection of applications is followed by an entrance examination designed to test applicants' command over mathematics, physics,Chemistry and biology. Candidates qualifying in the entrance examination are called for an interview. The interview is aimed at testing individual's aptitude in the field in which one is

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Job prospectus

Where are the career opportunities after completion of Bachelor of Pharmacy?

After completion of Bachelor of Pharmacy, graduates can persue career in the following fields.

  1. Hospitals
  2. Pharmaceutical Industries
  3. Communities
  4. Quality Control Lab
  5. Research and Development
  6. Drug Dispensing Establishment
  7. Drug Administration
  8. Academia
  9. Drug Research Laboratory
  10. Health Research Council

Curricular structure

BPharm; 1st Year

Semester - I

Course Code



MATH 111

Calculus and Algebra


PHYS 101

General Physics I


CHEM 101

General Chemistry


BIOL 101

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