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B. S. Wakure

Welcome to VDF School of Pharmacy! We aim to increase knowledge about drugs and medicines through high quality teaching and research and thereby improve the quality of life through best use of medicines.

Pharmacy has been inseparable from mankind's history since it fulfill one of our most basic needs. As man made his way through remote times or places, he reached out, often blindly, towards the resources of nature for cures and remedies of diseases and in the process gradually developed pharmaceutical theories, techniques and implements. The person supplying this essential service is known as a Pharmacist in modern times though he has been designated in a variety of ways throughout the ages.

Pharmacy is a profession concerned with an applied science of preparing from natural and synthetic sources suitable and convenient materials for distribution and use in the treatment and prevention of diseases. The applied science is firmly rooted in physical, chemical and biological sciences. It embraces knowledge of the identification, selection, pharmacological action, preservation, combination, analysis and standardization of medicines and their proper and safe distribution and use. A specialist in medications and the outcomes of their use on the healthy and sick must have a broad scientific education. The Pharmacy course is designed to give the student a solid groundwork in the relevant sciences.

VDF School of Pharmacy is approved by All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE), Pharmacy Council of India (PCI) New Delhi and affiliated to Swami Ramanand Teerth Marathwada University, Nanded (SRTMUN) and also recognized by Government of Maharashtra. The institute offers Bachelor of Pharmacy consisting of four academic years with 60 Intake capacity.

The School is free-standing specialist school dedicated entirely to teaching and research in pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences; with good teaching and a top rated research quality profile. Its mission is to lead in education, research and policy development that benefits healthcare and society.

Our programmes place great emphasis on education, research and developments in pharmaceutical sciences. The students will have the advantage of a cutting-edge, interdisciplinary learning environment that complements the evolving nature of the profession. VDF School of Pharmacy has an experienced and knowledgeable faculty and the students to access to the latest technologies and to well-equipped laboratories. The institution will encourage students and the faculty by offering facilities for attending International and National conferences. It will support and gives additional training for the students in research activities other the prescribed curriculum.

Address

VDF School of Pharmacy, Latur
New MIDC,
Airport Road,
Latur. 413531
P:(02382) 267737
F:(02382) 267740
Email:
info.pharmacy@vdf.in