Vaagdevi College of Pharmacy

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The Motto of the College and Management

Vaagdevi College of Pharmacy, Ramnagar, Hanmakonda is under the aegis of Viswambhara Educational Society, Hanmakonda. This Society was established in the year 1993 with a view to impart standard higher education in the North Telengana region of Andhra Pradesh. The Board of Directors are an amalgamation of highly experienced senior senior citizens and dynamic youngsters. The management is being guided by the most knowledgeable and experienced persons starting from those who had put in several years of Social Service in various capacities, as a Member of Parliament etc., to those who are seasoned professionals in engineering, medical and allied fields. This experience in diversified areas has been serving as a strong base to inspire the younger members of the management who are working hard with a vision. The Society started first with a Degree College has gradually expanded itself to as many as 18 Colleges, to this date and is still expanding and strengthening to cater to the ever – growing academic needs and striving for Academic Excellence, in various fields of Higher Education. .

QUALITY WILL BE THE ONLY CONCERN, AND NOTHING AGAINST IT.

About Us:

Vaagdevi College of Pharmacy, Ramnagar, Hanmakonda is under the aegis of Viswambhara Educational Society, Hanmakonda. This Society was established in the year 1993 with a view to impart standard higher education in the North Telengana region of Andhra Pradesh. The Board of Directors are an amalgamation of highly experienced senior citizens and dynamic youngsters. The management is being guided by the most knowledgeable and experienced persons starting from those who had put in several years of Social Service in various capacities, as a Member of Parliament etc., to those who are seasoned professionals in engineering, medical and allied fields. This experience in diversified areas has been serving as a strong base to inspire the younger members of the management who are working hard with a vision. The Society started first with a Degree College has gradually expanded itself to as many as 18 Colleges, to this date and is still expanding and strengthening to cater to the ever – growing academic needs and striving for Academic Excellence, in various fields of Higher Education.

Principal Message:

Education at VCOP develops among the students a global outlook and perspective while maintaining respect for their profession. The curriculum is designed to sensitize them to current developments taking place worldwide and educate them for the future so that they can be culturally versatile and are comfortable working, communicating and collaborating with people all over the world. However, what students learn at VCOP is not only curriculum-based,a whole host of co-curricular activities also contribute to the holistic development of the personality. In recent times, the college has taken some bold steps in its pursuit of excellence. Some of the specific steps taken include recruitment of highly qualified and well known faculty, restructuring the course curricula, offering new and contemporary elective courses, modernizing IT infrastructure, state-of-the art laboratories and library and extending international linkages. The students must be endowed with additional skills to meet the ever changing needs of the industry. Campus of VCOP, a place where knowledge fuels the desire for distinction, has always pioneered in serving the changing needs of the industries.

At the onset I would like to thank the faculty, students and all the staff of the organization for their kind cooperation in running the institute and reaching the heights in the profession. I would also thank the management for giving the opportunity and will be upto the expectations and would do my best for the good of the profession and the institute

Faculty:

Teaching Faculty:

There are seventeen (19) well-qualified Faculty Members for B.Pharm & M.Pharm. (Pharmacognosy) & M.Pharm. (Pharmaceutical Chemistry) courses and eight (8) for D.Pharm. Course. This college is first of its kind among all the sister Pharmacy institutions in our State (AP) in possessing the highest number of Faculty with Doctoral (Ph.D.) degree. It has already Four Ph.D.s and equal number have submitted their Ph.D. theses and waiting for defence Viva-voce exam and declaration of the degree by the University. Further, three more are perusing research under QIP (AICTE). Four Faculty Members of Diploma Course are persuing higher studies under QIP (AICTE). (List along with Profiles is appended)

Courses Offered
Realizing the growing importance of Pharmacy at the Global front, in general, and India in particular, the Society established the Vaagdevi College of Pharmacy, in the year 1997, offering a 4 – year degree course, B. Pharm. Understanding the need for a bridge course, Diploma in Pharmacy (D. Pharm.) was later introduced in the year 2003

Diploma in Pharmacy: 40 seats

Bachelor of pharmacy: 180 seats

Being succeeded in UG and diploma courses, the importance and the growing need of masters program for a better carrier it was felt by the institution and commenced M. Pharm program in the year 2004-05. Since then the program was strengthened with approvals from various bodies like AICTE, New Delhi and Pharmacy Council of India, New Delhi.

With the increasing demands of pharmaceutical industry and research, the M. Pharm program has been expanded with various specializations:

Specialization                                                               Seats

Pharmaceutics (I and II shift)                                       54

Pharmacology (I and II shift)                                        54

Medicinal chemistry                                                     18

Pharmacognosy &Phytochemistry                          18

Pharmacy Practice                                                             10

To meet the growing requirements of the hospital and clinical experience and to overcome the problems faced by Indian pharmacy graduated in practicing the pharmacy profession in foreign countries, Pharm .D and Pharm, D (Post Baccalaureate) program were started in the year 2008.

Pharm D, 6 yrs( 5 yrs study and 1yr internship) : 30 seats

Pharm D, Post Baccalaureate (3ys) : 10 seats

 

Scientific Equipment:

M.PHARMACY.
HPLC System (Waters)
UV – Visible Double Beam Spectro Photometer
Electronic Balance
Micro wave oven
Micropipettes
Soxhlet Extraction apparatus (of various sizes)
pH Pens
Volatile Oil Extraction Apparatus (Clavenger Apparatus)
Laminar Flow Unit
Rotary Vacuum Evaporator (Buchi Type) with water bath
Vaccum Pump
Heating mantles (250 ml)
Cyclomixer (Remi)
Melting Point apparatus
Six set heating mantle
Electrical Water bath
B O D Incubator
Mechanical Shaker
R B Flask – 10 Lts. & 20 Lts.
Refrigerator
Hot Plates
Hot-Plate –cum Magnetic Stirrer
PHARMACEUTICAL INSTRUMENTAL ANALYSIS
Colorimeters
Digital pH Meters
Refractometer
UV / Visible Spectrophotometer
TLC Spreader
Polarimeters
UV-Chamber
Karl-Fischer Apparatus
Flame Photometer
PHARMACEUTICAL CHEMISTRY
Photo Electric Colorimeter
pH Meters
Dhona Balance
Potantiometer
Conductivity Meters
QuickFit Apparatus
Vaccum Pumps
Mechanical Stirrers
Meltingpoint Apparatus
Hot Air Voven
Heating Mantels
Water Baths (Circular)
Water Baths (Rectangular: 6 Holes)
UV Spectophotometer
PHYSIOLOGY AND PHARMACOLOGY
Haemocytometer
Students organ bath
Tele Thermometer
Pole Climbing Apparatus
Histamine Chamber
ECG Machine
Aerator
Histological slides Kit
Sphygmomanometer (B.P.Apparatus)
Stethoscopes
Operation Table(small)
Balance for weighing small animals
Activity Cage (Acto Photo Meter), (Digital)
Analgesio Meter (Digital)
Distilled water still
Double Unit Organ Bath with Thermostat
Refrigerator
Single pan Balances
Electro-Convulsio – meter
Centrifuges
Microscopes with oil immersion
Dissecting microscopes
Differentio Meter (Plethysmographic)
HOSPITAL AND CLINICAL PHARMACY
Mixing Vat with stirrer
Filtration equipment
Membrane Filter
Vacuum Pump
BOD Incubator
Magnetic stirrers
Thermostatic Bath
PHARMACEUTICAL MICROBIOLOGY
Autoclaves
Sterilizer
Laminar Air Flow
Hot Air Oven
BOD Incubator
Aseptic Cabinet
Microscope with oil immersion
Colony Counters
Mechanical Flask Shaker
PHARMACEUTICS
Mechanical Stirrers
Continuous Hot Extraction Equipment
Conical Percolators
Tincture Press
Hand Grinding mill
Disintegrator
Ball Mill
Hand Operated Tablet Machine
Tablet Coating Pan Unit with Hot Air Blower
Polishing Pan
Tablet Hardness Tester (Mosanto type)
Tablet Hardness Tester(Pfizer type)
Disintegration Test Unit
Dissolution Rate Test Apparatus
Granulation Seive Set
Tablet Counter
Friability Tester
Collapsible Tube Filling and Sealing Machine
Capsule Filling Machine
Prescription Balance
Balance Torsion type
Water Deionized Unit
All Glass Distillation Unit (for making water for injection)
Ampoule Washing Machine
Ampoule Filling and Sealing Machine
Sintered Glass Filter (for bacteria proof filtration; 4 different grades)
Millipore Filter(3 grades)
Ampoule Clarity Test Equipment
Blender
Sieve’s set
Automatic Tablet Punching Machine (Electrical)

Library:

List of Journals & Magazines
International Journals
Fitotherapia
Nautraceuticals Worlds
Vaagdevi College of Pharmacys
Vaagdevi College of Pharmacys
Indian Journals
Indian Journal of Chemistry
(Section -B: Organic & Medicinal)
Indian Journal of Heterocyclic Chemistry
Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Indian Journal of Pharmacology.
Indian Journal of Physiology & Pharmacology.
Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Education.
Indian Journal of Biotechnology
Indian Journal of Biochemistry Biophysics
Indian of Scientific & Industrial Research
Journal of Intelectual Property Rights.
British Medical Journal
Journal of Pharmaceutical Research.
Magazines
Magazines
Indian Drugs
Pharma Times
Pharma Bioworld.
The Indian Pharmacist
The Pharma Review
Phytopharm
Pharmaworld
Advanced Biotech
MIMS
CIMS
IDR
Express Pharma Pulse
Science Reporter
House Calls
Health Action
MAPA
Natural Product Radiance
Herbal Tech.
ADR
Drugs Today
Current Science
Invention Intelligence
The Antiseptic
Bio Tech News

Contact us:

FOR MANAGEMENT SEATS

VAAGDEVI College of Pharmacy  
Approved by AICTE, PCI, New Delhi
( Co-Education )
Affiliated to Kakatiya University, Warangal,
Andhra Pradesh, INDIA

Sponsored by 
VISWAMBHARA EDUCATIONAL SOCIETY

Ramnagar, Hanamkonda, Warangal, A.P., INDIA
Tel : 0870-2455133, 144, 542, 456
E-mail : [email protected]
Website: www.vaagdevipharmacy.com

 

 

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