Meet the Principal

Dear Students & Parents,

It gives me a great pleasure to introduce our institute MAEER’s Maharashtra Institute of Pharmacy (MIP), Pune which is established in the year 1997 under the dynamic leadership of Hon. Prof. (Dr.) V. D. Karad, Founder, Executive president & Trustee MAEER’s MIT, Pune. MIP, Pune.

Our college offers four years full time B. Pharm. course and two years full time M. Pharm. course (Quality Assurance Techniques, Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Pharmaceutics). We have Ph. D. Centre for developing excellent research facilities for the benefit of the students and faculty. Our devoted faculty, committed staff and students contribute to make our institute a great pride. We have provided excellent infrastructural facilities and laboratories for learning conducive academic environment. A well stacked library which has a vast collection of books, journals (National & International) and educational CDs, and digital library support students for carrying out academic and research activities. We have emerged as a leading ‘Centre for Excellence’ in the field of pharmaceutical education and research. We have developed skilled manpower in the field of pharmaceutical sciences which helps in catering the needs of healthcare system in India. Our institute has maintained excellent academic achievements along with achievements in sports, extracurricular and co-curricular activities for overall development of students.

Our trust MAEER has started Dr. Vishwanath D. Karad MIT-World Peace University, Pune from the year 2017. The newly established University provides Value based education system to the students for the overall development as good human beings. We are committed towards the United Nations Sustainable Goals and will provide education and research facilities to the students through our unique WPU method of teaching to achieve the Goal of “Good Health and Well being”.

We have an active placement and counseling cell through which we guide the students to solve their difficulties and problems. The placement cell invites many reputed pharmaceutical companies for the campus recruitments. Our students are pursuing their career in different segments of pharmaceutical industry like research & development, production, academics, marketing, and business etc. Activities such as pharmacy student interaction (PSI) club give our students a platform to showcase their extra-curricular activities. With all this you will find learning at pharmacy department as a rewarding experience.

We have a vision to become a global leading centre of Pharmaceutical Education and Research.

I am sure that with support of Management, Staff, Students and parents we will achieve our goals.

Hon. Dr. B. S. Kuchekar
MIT-WPU School of Pharmacy, Pune-India

Bachelor of Pharmacy

B. Pharm course is designed considering the needs of industry; the course gives more emphasis on development of skill and knowledge to take care of challenges and opportunities. Department nurture an attitude conducive to self-learning, life-long learning and promote integration of professional knowledge and skills with research competencies. Department cultivate an inclination for higher learning, entrepreneurial abilities and research. Excellent facilities are provided to students for conducive learning environment. B. Pharm graduates are recruited by industry for various important functions such as Industrial pharmacist (manufacturing, packaging, quality control and quality assurance), Hospital and Community Pharmacist (dispensing of medicines and counselling of patients), Sales and Distribution executive (product management team, detailing to doctors and bulk distribution of m+edicines), Academic Pharmacist (training diploma in pharmacy students).


1. For Admission to First Year B. Pharm:

Secured minimum 50 % marks (minimum 45 % marks in case of candidates of Backward class categories and Persons with Disability belonging only to Maharashtra State) in the subjects Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/ Biology/Biotechnology/(Maximum of marks obtained in Mathematics/ Biology/Biotechnology shall be considered for the purpose of addition)

Who Can Apply

    • Candidates having non-zero marks in MT-CET-2018(Current Year).

    • Candidates, who have not appeared for MT-CET, can also apply for institution level admissions and admission against vacant seats.

    • For Outside Maharashtra State Candidates, they must have appeared for MT-CET.

    • D. Pharm. students can also apply for First Year B. Pharm.

2. For Admission to Direct Second Year B. Pharm

D. Pharm. students having more than 50% marks can apply for direct admission to Second Year B. Pharm.

NOTE :The rules & regulations as laid down by Govt.of Maharashtra, AICTE, PCI & Directorate of Technical Education from time to time, shall be applicable and binding to the candidate.

Advisory Board

Dr. Bala Prabhakar: Dean, S. P. Patel School of Pharmacy & Technology Management, Mumbai
Dr. S. P. Boldhane : Vice-President, R & D Microlabs, Banglore
Mr. R. R. Kulkarni: Member (Ocean Herbal & Life Care Pvt Ltd. Pune)
Dr. S. Shimpi : Vice-president, centaur Pharmaceuticals, Pune
Dr. A. A. Giri: Senior scientist, National Chemical Laboratory, Pune
Dr. M. D. Karwekar: Member, Pharmacy Council of India, New Delhi
Mr. Girish Pargaonkar : Vice President, Alembic Phamaceuticals
Mr. Sushrut Kulkarni : Senior Vice-president, Zydus Cadia
Mr. Manish Mutha: Vice-president, Mexico
Mr. Shirish Kulkarni : Senior Vice-president, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Baroda

Industry Affiliations

Events in association with industry and technical forums
Academic Year: 2016-2017.

Sr.No Date Resource Person and affiliation Topic Audience Remark/Co-coordinator
1 30.11.16 Dr. Mahavir Choughule, Missisipi Multitarget based nanoparticle for lung cancer Faculty, Ph.D. & M. Pharm Prof. CD Bobade
 2  20.7.16  Dr. Sander,
Rasa Life Sciences, Pune
 Career opportunities in Bioinformatics, Cheminformatics, Docking, Molecular modeling and Pharmacovigilance  Second and Final year B. Pharm  Prof. SA Polshettiwar
3  11.08.2016  Flt. Lt Dr. Sanjay Deshmukh   Development of Quality Man power for industry and other sector”   S Y B. Pharm.  Prof. GB Choudhari
 4  22.02.2017  Mr. A. Shirgaonkar,
CEO Insight System INC, Pune
 Personality Development and Job Opportunities  Final B. Pharm & M. Pharm   Dr. AP Kulkarni &
Dr. SC Jagdale
 5  02.03.2017  Mr. Santosh Kadam, General Manager, Tulip Lab.  Quality Assurance and its Importance in Regulatory Compliance  Final Year B. Pharm students  Prof. GB Choudhari
 6  23.3.2017  Mr. MR Sant,
Executive – HR & Admin, Sci-Edge
 Carrier as Scientific Officer  B. Pharm and M. Pharm.   Prof. SA Polshettiwar
 7  24.3.2017  Dr. Santosh Thakkar,
Senior Scientist, Janssen R&D
 Pharma Innovation  S Y B. Pharm.  Prof. SA Polshettiwar

Contact Us

Program Head:
Prof. (Dr.) Anil T. Pawar
Tel No. : +91-20-30273653.

Mr. Pankaj G. Shirbhate
Tel No. : +91-20-30273653, 30273673.