Diploma of Pharmacy (D.Pharm. or D-Pharm) are common pharmacology programmes. The B.Pharm. degree must be accredited by the All Indian Council of Technical Education (AICTE)or the Pharmacy Council of India (PCI). the diploma course is a 2-year program and require a six-month internship.
D.Pharm. admission requirements include that applicants must be at least 17 years of age at time of admission, and are required to complete the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) or 10+2 exam in the science stream. Required subjects are physics, chemistry and biology or mathematics. A minimum of 50 percent marks are needed in each course. The cost for both B.Pharm. and D.Pharm. is varies based on institution