Department Of Pharmaceutics

Vision

Vision is to provide excellent advancement of Pharmaceutical knowledge through teaching, research, and service in a supportive and caring environment that enhances the attainment of educational excellence and the highest standards in professional and ethical practice.

Objectives: 

  • The Primary mission of the Department of Pharmaceutics, in concert with institute is to prepare students for life-long learning and careers in an evolving Profession of Pharmacy.
  • The Department of Pharmaceutics reinforces its mission through an active role and responsibility in the delivery, outcome, and study of Pharmaceutical care services it shares with other healthcare providers.
  • The Department of Pharmaceutics seeks to achieve excellence in the education and training of Pharmacists ,equipping  Pharmacy graduates and Post graduates to meet  the present and future pharmaceutical healthcare needs of the country in all spheres of pharmacy,viz……communities /retail, hospital ,industry, academic and research development.
  • The Department of Pharmaceutics indicates to prepare highly qualified graduates capable to apply the pharmacy practice in compliance with global standards and conducts innovative research and scientific studies in basic and applied pharmaceutical sciences.
  • The Department of Pharmaceutics provides services to the community with the Participation of Professional healthcare.

Pharmaceutics is the study of relationship between drug formulation, delivery, disposition & chemical response. The development has been pursuing research in the area for many years. It is a study of the quantitative delivery. It introduces Design, Development & evaluation of drugs in combination with an appropriate dosage form.

A Pharmaceutical Scientist can:

  1. Characterize physical properties of drug.
  2. Develop innovative delivery systems.
  3. Quantitatively evaluates drug absorption, distribution, metabolism, excretion & Pharmacological activity in the living organism.

Major Instruments/Equipments available

  1. Fluidized Bed Dryer (FBD)
  2. Multistation Tablet Machine (Automatic)
  3. Hand Operated Tablet Punching Machine(Single Punch)
  4. Tablet Coating Apparatus.
  5. Multimill
  6. Ball mill
  7. Double Cone V Blender
  8. Brookfield viscometer
  9. USP Dissolution Apparatus
  10. Single Chamber Dissolution Apparatus
  11. Franz Diffusion cell
  12. Tablet Hardness Tester (Different types)
  13. Tablet Disintegration test Apparatus
  14. Sieve Shaker
  15. Bulk Density testing Apparatus
  16. Rapid mixer Granulator

 Career Opportunities in Pharmaceutics:

A tablet is prepared by using different excipient & with the help of Tablet compression machine. The use & concentration of excipient is the key success of a formulation & this is the area where the pharmaceutics person is required. For the success of the formulation process there is need of successful formula. For the research & development on formulation Pharmaceutics persons are the only need. For the development of Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) i.e. new formulation of existing drug product Pharmaceutics person is the only choice.

# Faculty Name Qualification Experience
1 Dr P. Srikanth Choudary M.S, Ph.D Pharmaceutical Sciences 8 Years
Gender                         : Male
Designation           : H.O.D &Associate Professor
Department                 : Pharmaceutics
Date of birth                : 17-11-1980
Date of Joining            : July 2013
Area of specialization : Pharmaceutics
  Experience @ B.Pharm level 7 Years
@ M.Pharm level 4 Years
@ Pharm-D level 2  Years
Research 4  Years
Industry  2  Years
Total Experience  8 Years
  Research Guidance M. Pharm Projects Guided      60
B. Pharm Projects Guided     120
Pharm D Projects Guided      30
Ph.Ds Guided      NIL
Total Projects Guided      210
Publications                                International      4
National      4
  Presentations                                     Oral Poster
International 2      1
National -  5
Conferences/seminars/symposia attended International 1
National 1
Membership in Professional Bodies                  APTI,
Research Grants obtained NIL
2 Mr. N. Sriram M. Pharm, (Ph.D) 8 Years
Gender                         : Male
Designation                  : Associate Professor
Department                 : Pharmaceutics
Date of birth                : 24-07-1977
Date of Joining            : July 2010
Area of specialization : Pharmaceutics
  Experience @ B.Pharm level 7 Years
@ M.Pharm level 4 Years
@ Pharm-D level 2  Years
Research 4  Years
Industry  2  Years
Total Experience  8 Years
  Research Guidance M. Pharm Projects Guided      10
B. Pharm Projects Guided     12
Pharm D Projects Guided      4
Ph.Ds Guided      NIL
Total Projects Guided      26
Publications                                International      3
National      4
  Presentations                                     Oral Poster
International 1      1
National -  3
Conferences/seminars/symposia attended International 1
National 1
Membership in Professional Bodies                  APTI
Research Grants obtained NIL
3 S. THANGAMUTHU M. Pharm 4 Years
Gender                         : Male
Designation                  : Assistant Professor
Department                 : Pharmaceutics
Date of birth                : 02.05.1974
Date of Joining            : September 2010
Area of specialization : Pharmaceutics
  Experience @ B.Pharm level 3yrs & 6 months
@ M.Pharm level 4 Years & 5 months
@ Pharm-D level -
Research -
Industry -
Total Experience  4 Years
  Research Guidance M. Pharm Projects Guided -
B. Pharm Projects Guided -
Pharm D Projects Guided -
Ph.Ds Guided -
Total Projects Guided -
Publications                               International 1
National -
  Presentations                                     Oral Poster
International -      -
National -  -
Conferences/seminars/symposia attended International              -
National              -
Membership in Professional Bodies -
Research Grants obtained -
4 ANANDA KUMAR CHETTUPALLI M.Pharm(PhD) 1 Year
Gender                         : Male
Designation                  : Assistant Professor
Department                 : Pharmaceutics
Date of birth                : 09.06.1988
Date of Joining            : APRIL 2012
Area of specialization : Pharmaceutics
  Experience @ B.Pharm level 1Year
@ M.Pharm level 1 Months
@ Pharm-D level 5 Months
Research -
Industry -
Total Experience 1Years
  Research Guidance M. Pharm Projects Guided 02
B. Pharm Projects Guided 04
Pharm D Projects Guided -
Ph.Ds Guided -
Total Projects Guided 06
Publications                               International 5
National 2
  Presentations                                     Oral Poster
International 0      1
National 4  5
Conferences/seminars/symposia attended International              0
National              02
Membership in Professional Bodies -
Research Grants obtained -
5 SWAGAT DUTTA ROY M. Pharm 1 Year
Gender                         : Male
Designation                  : Assistant Professor
Department                 : Pharmaceutics
Date of birth                : 09.06.1986
Date of Joining            : August 2012
Area of specialization : Pharmaceutics
  Experience @ B.Pharm level 2Year
@ M.Pharm level 6 Months
@ Pharm-D level 1Year
Research -
Industry -
Total Experience 2Years
  Research Guidance M. Pharm Projects Guided -
B. Pharm Projects Guided -
Pharm D Projects Guided -
Ph.Ds Guided -
Total Projects Guided -
Publications                               International 4
National 2
  Presentations                                     Oral Poster
International -      1
National 1  1
Conferences/seminars/symposia attended International              1
National              4
Membership in Professional Bodies APTI
Research Grants obtained -
6 K. KOTESWARA RAO M. Pharm 8 Years & 11 months
Gender                         : Male
Designation                  : Assistant Professor
Department          : Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
Date of birth                : 11.06.1977
Date of Joining            : Sep  2012
Area of specialization : Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
  Experience @ B.Pharm level 11 Months
@ M.Pharm level           _
@ Pharm-D level 4 Months
Research -
Industry 08 Years
Total Experience  8 Years & 11 months
  Research Guidance M. Pharm Projects Guided -
B. Pharm Projects Guided -
Pharm D Projects Guided -
Ph.Ds Guided -
Total Projects Guided -
Publications                               International 1
National -
  Presentations                                     Oral Poster
International -      -
National -  -
Conferences/seminars/symposia attended International              -
National              2
Membership in Professional Bodies Andhra Pradesh  State Pharmacy Council
Research Grants obtained -
7 S.VISHNU PRIYA M. Pharm 1 Year&2 months
Gender                         : Female
Designation                  : Assistant Professor
Department                 : Pharmaceutics
Date of birth                : 01.07.1986
Date of Joining            : July 2012
Area of specialization : Pharmaceutics
  Experience @ B.Pharm level 1yr
@ M.Pharm level 2 months
@ Pharm-D level -
Research -
Industry -
Total Experience  1 Year&2 months
  Research Guidance M. Pharm Projects Guided -
B. Pharm Projects Guided -
Pharm D Projects Guided -
Ph.Ds Guided -
Total Projects Guided -
Publications                               International 1
National -
  Presentations                                     Oral Poster
International -      -
National -  -
Conferences/seminars/symposia attended International              -
National              -
Membership in Professional Bodies Andhra Pradesh  State Pharmacy Council
Research Grants obtained -