About the Department
Pharmacists are considered one of the most visible and one of the most accessible health care professionals in the world. Every day, lacs of people walk into drug stores and depend on pharmacists for assistance and advice for their health care needs.
Pharmacy as a profession is responsible for the preparation, dispensing and appropriate use of medication and which provides services to achieve optimal therapeutic outcomes. A Pharmacists job is to prepare, mix, compound or dispense drugs and medicines, ointments, powder, pills, tablets and injections on the prescription of a medical practitioner, dentist or veterinarian. Additionally a pharmacist is required to explain the mode and precautions regarding the use of medicines dispensed in a hospital pharmacy; prepare special formulations normally not available in the market, assist the physician in rendering necessary information about various drugs, their contra-indications, incompatibility etc.
It is an incredibly exciting time to pursue a career in pharmacy and students graduating from Galgotias University have a wide-range of career opportunities available to them. We invite you to join us on this exciting journey.