PhD in Pharmacy

  • About Program

    The Doctorate of Philosophy (Ph. D.) in Pharmaceutical Sciences program at DIT University is offering both regular and part time basis. DIT University provides a rigorous background in a range of scientific disciplines that are critical to the preparation of the next generation academicians and scientists in pharmaceutical sciences. Areas of research includes drug development, natural product isolation, characterization, organic synthesis, chemical biology, rational drug design, pharmacology, toxicology, cellular differentiation, development and disease. Drug delivery/ development emphasize principles in physical chemistry, biomaterials, drug transport, aiming for advances in formulation, drug targeting, bimodal and multimodal therapy. Delivery research includes the solid state chemistry of drugs, nano-pharmacy, biocompatibility, molecular recognition, computational chemistry and pharmacokinetics.


  • Highly qualified Faculty from institutes of national and international repute with international experience and exposure
  • Online databases, E-database, Journals, E-Books and other learning resources
  • Sophisticated labs with advanced instruments such as HPLC, UV-Visible spectrophotometer, etc.
  • Regular visits to research centres, Research & Development centres, Formulation & Development centres and others.
  • Filed more than 75 applications for Indian patents
  • Research outcomes published in well-reputed and indexed scientific journals


Upon completion of Doctoral studies the graduates will have the opportunities to work in academics as lecturer, assistant professor, associate professor, professor and scientists at government & pharmaceutical industry research centres.



Minimum Duration – 3 Years for Regular

Maximum Duration – 6 Years for Part-time


Minimum 60% marks or CGPA not less than 6 on scale of 10 in regular (Not distance or any other mode) M. Pharm or any other equivalent Degree of a University. NET/JRF/SRF qualified students shall be preferred.

Admission Procedure

Counseling on Merit, based on DIT University Entrance Test-DUET’19 and interview conducted by the University.


  • Subject to availability of Guide(s)
  • Admissions Twice in year (June & December)
  • Eligible candidates need to register online.The registration fee is Rs 1250, To fill the Registration Form Online, please Click Here
  • Mere registration will not entitle the candidates for counseling.The decision of the admission committee of the University will be final in all matters concerning the list of candidates called for counseling as well as those offered admission.

Area of Research

Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Natural Products


    • SEATS

      As per availability of Guide