Oriental College of Pharmacy was established in the year 2004 affiliated to the university of Mumbai. Oriental College of Pharmacy, offers various under graduate and post graduate course in pharmacy. The college is approved by AICTE and PCI. We have best facilities and best infrastructure in our college. Well stocked library and well equipped laboratory. We conduct regular seminar, workshop and guest lecture for the student so that they can grab the professional experience.
- The training and placement team at Oriental College of Pharmacy has senior faculty members with considerable industry experience.
- They organize personality development seminars, career advice and overall support for the student.
- They hold special workshops to hone confidence and communication skills of the students.
- Their personal, strong collaboration and recommendation with reputed industries across India translated into successful placements of students of this pharma institute.
- The placement team also organizes symposia for students to strengthen academic :industry interaction and knowledge sharing.
Top Recruiting Companies
- Emcure Pharma
- USV Vitamins
- Abbott Laboratories
Rankings & Awards
Oriental College of Pharmacy aims to offer high quality education and research work that can help students to become world class individuals and excel in personal and professional arenas. Faculty is focused on motivative students to achieve their best and every year, increasing number of students are procuring distinctions. OCP today is competing with the best well established colleges of Mumbai University.
Infrastructure / Teaching Facilities
Oriental College of Pharmacy has state of the art infrastructure, teaching and research facilities to provide outstanding education to its students. It includes:
- Excellent premises with modern infrastructure
- Well equipped big laboratories
- Central library with more than 100 e-journals, periodicals and more than around 6000 Books of well reputed national and international titles
- Modern class rooms with projector facilities
- Seminar Theater with a capacity of more than 200 students. It has audio- visual facility
- Dedicated computer laboratory with high speed internet facility.
- Health care and first aid room
- Teaching staff room with separate cabins for each faculty
Class rooms and tutorial rooms at Oriental College of Pharmacy are quite spacious and modern. They are set as per the latest standards of AICTE/ PCI. OCP also has a medicinal plant garden, which well maintained under the supervision of very senior pharmacognosy faculty. Its drug museum has several novel drugs and is maintained to keep students aware of the current scenarios in the pharma industry. The drug museum is arranged according to diseases the drugs treat as well as types of dosage forms.
The library at OCP is well ventilated and furnished with individual segments. It is equipped with internet facility for students and has very helpful staff members.
Some of the major labs at Oriental College of Pharmacy are Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmacology, Pharmacognosy, Pharmaceutical analysis, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Organic Chemistry, and Anatomy Physiology. The facilities available in individual labs are as follows: Pharmaceutics laboratory
has all basic and advanced facilities for dosage form development and understanding all intricacies of manufacturing of any dosage form. It has all modern design equipments like, different type of dissolution apparatus, rotary evaporator, refrigerated centrifuge and all other modern sophisticated equipments. The Machine room houses rotary tablets press, ointment filling machine, tablet coating machine, collapsible tube crimping machine, mixers, dryers and other equipments. Pharmaceutical Chemistry:
This laboratory houses facilities for synthesis of chemicals and its identification. It is well equipped with fuming hood and other safety measures. Pharmaceutical Analysis:
This houses sophisticated analytical instruments like U.V. Visible Spectophometer, Flourimeter, Polarimeter, Colorimeter, Digital PH Meter, Digital Balances (1mg sensitivity), and Potentiometer etc. The college has plans to procure modern instruments like , HPTLC, Gas Chromatographs, NMR Spectrophotometer, and Mass Spectrophotometer. Central Instrument Room
, which includes HPCL, FTIR, Spectrophotometer, Brookfield Viscometer. HPTLC lyophilizes and particle size analyser are in a process of purchase. Microbiology & Biotechnology Lab:
This state-of-the-art lab is designed for sterile manufacturing and quality control of injectables, ophthalmic and is equipped with high quality chemicals, Laminar Air Flow, UV tubes, HEPA filters and other requirements needed for aseptic room sterility testing, microbial assay. It also has facility for biotechnological & tissue culture techniques available in these labs.
OCP also has modest animal houses equipped with all the facilities for animals like mice, guinea-pigs, frogs etc. that are used for conducting experiments based on the B.Pharmacy course, M.Pharm research as well as industrial research projects. These animals are kept in conformation with C.U.P.A. and C.P.C.S.E.A. norms.
The computer lab at the Oriental College of Pharmacy is centrally located and highlights the significance of Information Technology in pharmacy education. All computers in the campus are networked via LAN and have constant access to the internet. Students are offered a foundation course to introduce them to World Wide Web consortium and use technology well in all their academic related research during the course.
At OCP, senior faculties pay personal attention to each student. The faculty at Oriental College of pharmacy is experienced, reputed, creative and talented to train students to meet the demands of Pharmaceutical industry. Faculty is a rich and diverse blend of experience and qualification. All senior faculties are holding doctorate degree and are actively involved in research work.The success of individual faculty is measured by their ability to attract funding from state and national level research schemes. Some of the most faculty members at OCP are:
|STAFF PROFILE |
|Sr. No. ||Name ||Qualification ||Designation |
DEPARTMENT OF PHARMAEUTICS
|1. ||Dr. (Mrs.) Sudha Rathod ||M.Pharm., Ph.D ||Principal |
|2 ||Dr.Munira Momin ||M.Pharm., Ph.D ||Associate Professor |
|3. ||Mr. S. K. Kar ||M. Pharm., ||Assistant Professor |
|4. ||Mr. Ganesh Deshmukh ||M. Pharm., ||Lecturer |
|5. ||Mr. Asish Dev ||M. Pharm., ||Lecturer |
|6. ||Mrs. Snehal Kane ||M. Pharm., ||Lecturer |
DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACOLOGY
|7. ||Dr. Shaijesh Wankhede ||M.Pharm., Ph.D ||Lecturer |
|8. ||Mr. Parikshit Choudhari ||M. Pharm., ||Lecturer |
|9. ||Mr. Imtiyaz Ansari ||M. Pharm., ||Lecturer |
DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACOGNOSY
|10. ||Prof.Dr. Mohib Khan ||M.Pharm., Ph.D ||Professor |
|11. ||Dr. (Mrs) Vandana Jain ||M.Pharm., Ph.D ||Assistant Professor |
|12 ||Mrs. Vishakha Kulkarni ||M. Pharm.,Ph.D (cont) ||Lecturer |
|13. ||Mrs. Sanah Shaikh ||M. Pharm., ||Lecturer |
|14. ||Mrs. Shweta Bhutada ||M. Pharm., ||Lecturer |
DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACEUTICAL CHEMISTRY
|15. ||Mrs. Sadaf Momin ||M. Pharm., ||Assistant Professor |
|16. ||Mr. Amjad Ali ||M. Pharm., Ph.D(cont) ||Lecturer |
|17. ||Mr. Sajid Shaikh ||M. Pharm., ||Lecturer |
|18. ||Mr. Imran Sheikh ||M. Pharm., Ph.D(cont) ||Lecturer |
|19. ||Mr. Arulselvan ||M. Pharm., ||Lecturer |
The Oriental College of Pharmacy was founded in 2004. Affiliated to the University of Mumbai and recognised by AICTE and PCI, it offers B. Pharmacy and M. Pharmacy (Pharmaceutics) courses. The college is in the process of getting approval for its M. Pharmacy (Pharmacognosy) course.
The college laboratories have excellent facilities and latest technical equipments that excel the requirements of AICTE and PCI. Every year, new and advanced instruments are added to the laboratories. The extended library facilities at the Oriental College of Pharmacy enable students to access 100 reputed international and national research journals. The computer lab is located centrally and allows easy accessibility to students and faculty members. It has its own animal house and medicinal garden too, which is very well maintained.
Seven of the faculty members at the pharmacy college are holding doctorate degrees in respective areas and most of the faculties are engaged in government research programs as well as research projects funded by Mumbai University.
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