Bachelor of Pharmacy

Bachelor of Pharmacy

Bachelors
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4 years
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  • Fee: NPR 750,000

An undergraduate degree in pharmacy is a gateway to the pharmaceutical industries, healthcare, academic, and research development. B Pharmacy programme takes eight semesters to complete, including an internship.

Pharmacy graduates will be a part of the healthcare system by working with healthcare practitioners and researchers in the field. Academics and industry practitioners have collaborated in designing and developing our curriculum that nurtures and prepares young minds to become professionals who contribute ethically to society.

 

Salient Features

A student will gain both advanced scientific knowledge and soft skills as a graduate of pharmacy programme at MBAHS, and becoming and effective pharmacy practitioner becoming an effective practitioner in the future.

Key Features

  1. Student enrollment: 30 per year 
  2. Funding: 75% of the seats shall be funded by Provincial government of Bagmati Province. 
  3. Tutition fees: NRS 7.5 lakhs total. One third of total fee should be paid at the time of admission. 

Eligibility

Applicants with

  • The applicant must have passed 10+2 in Science stream (Biology Group) with at least 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology and also an aggregate of 50% in total marks, OR
  • Secured C grade in Physics, Chemistry and Biology and also an aggregate of C grade in remaining subjects along with a minimum GPA of 2.4, OR, similar grades in certificate level (A-Level) programs.
  • Applicants with 50% aggregate marks in Health Science Proficiency Certificate Level/ Diploma in PCL programs.
  • Must have been registered in Nepal Pharmacy Council.

Admission Criteria

Selection Criteria

Students will be selected on the basis of the merit list of the common entrance examination of the Medical Education Commission.

Enrollment Capacity: 30 students

Provisions for Admission Process

  1. In order to pass the integrated admission process, a minimum of 50 percent marks should be obtained.

  2. One mark will be awarded for each correct answer and marks will be deducted at the rate of 0.25 for each wrong answer.

Candidates who have been successfully selected in the admission process will have to submit the following original and 1/1 photocopy of the following documents to the concerned educational institution at the time of admission.

  1. Certificate of qualification, Transcript and Character Certificate of 10+2 and SLC/SEE or Equivalent.

  2. Copy of Citizenship / Passport.

  3. Admit card of the Entrance Examination.

  4. Documents submitted for reservation.

  5. Certificate of Equivalence for the students with certificates from foreign institutions.

Foreign candidates wishing to study in the vacated seat for foreign students must fill in the online application form mentioning the academic program of their choice within the time limit mentioned in this notice.

Provisions for Scholarships

As per Rule 20 of the National Medical Education Rules, 2077, out of the total scholarship seats to be awarded to the Government of Nepal at the undergraduate level, 55 percent of the seats will be distributed through open competition and 45 percent of the seats will be distributed on the basis of the following:

Female

33%

Dalit

9%

Aadibasi janajati

15%

Khas Aryan

17%

Madhesi

12%

Tharu

4%

Muslim

2%

Candidates from the Backward community

4%

Disabled

2%

Families of martyrs, families of disappeared persons, families of injured warriors, and conflict victims

2%

Examination Format

Question Type: Single best response type of multiple-choice questionsOption:Four Options (A,B, C,D)Number Of Questions: 200Full marks:200Cognitive Ratio:Recall:Understanding:Application-30:50:20Duration: 3 hours

Weightage

S.N.

Content/Domain

Question

a.

Zoology

40

1.

Biology, origin, and evolution of life

4

2.

General characteristics and classification of protozoa to Chordata.

8

3.

Plasmodium, earthworm, and frog,

8

4.

Human biology and human diseases

14

5.

Animal tissues

4

6.

Environmental pollution, adaptation and animal behavior, application of zoology

2

b.

Botany

40

7.

The basic component of life and biodiversity

11

8.

Ecology and environment

5

S.N.

Content/Domain

Question

9.

Cell biology and genetics

12

10.

Anatomy and physiology

7

11.

Developmental and applied botany

5

c.

Chemistry

40

12.

General and physical chemistry

15

13.

Inorganic chemistry

10

14.

Organic chemistry

15

d.

Physics

40

15.

Mechanics

9

16.

Heat and thermodynamics

5

17.

Geometrical optics and physical optics

5

18.

Current electricity and magnetism

7

19.

Sound waves, electrostatics, and capacitors

5

20.

Modern physics and nuclear physics

5

21.

Solid and semiconductor devices(electronics)

2

22.

Particle physics, source of energy, and universe

2

e.

Contents from PCL level course of a specific subject

20

23.

Contents from PCL/ diploma level course of a specific subject

20

f.

Mental Agility Test(MAT)

20

24.

Verbal reasoning

5

25.

Numerical reasoning

5

26.

Logical sequencing

5

27.

Spatial relation/Abstract reasoning

5

 

Total

200

Curricular Structure

Major subjects covered 

  1. Integrated Pharmaceutical Chemistry,
  2. Integrated Industrial Pharmacy,
  3. Integrated Clinical Pharmacy