The Columbia Institute of Pharmacy was established in the year 2003. It is recognized from both governing bodies All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) & Pharma Council of India (PCI) institute and is affiliated to Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University. Located in Raipur the college works under a private management.
The students of this college are being imparted a Four-year comprehensive course in Bachelor of Pharmacy (B-Pharma) in a very cohesive, disciplined and professional environment. The Institute leaves no stone unturned to prepare its students as perfect decision-makers and pathfinder managers. The institute does this with the help of its dedicated team of faculty who tries its best to generate best out of the students.
The society has developed a beautiful institution which is well equipped, well facilitated and technically designed according to the norms of the regulatory bodies (PCI). Separate building construction is developed for D. Pharm & B. Pharm
Students have graduated as pharmacists from the Institute, equipped with the knowledge of how the body works, the cause and effects of disease, how drugs are made, delivered to and affect the body. They have highly evolved clinical and interpersonal skills and are playing an important role in the pharmacy profession today.
Columbia Institute of Pharmacy good infrastructure facilities to students like Cafeteria, well-stocked Library, Wi-Fi enabled Campus, Bank and ATM. Other than the infrastructure facilities, the institute also provides other facilities like Scholarship for brilliant students, 100% Loan Assistance, Industry Tours and Laptops.
Columbia Institute of Pharmacy provides 100% placement to students where various reputed companies like Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd, Nicholas Piramal India Ltd, Gufic Biosciences Ltd, Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Jupiter Bioscience Ltd, Surya Pharmaceutical Ltd, Lincoln Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Li Taka Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Bajaj Consumer Care Ltd, etc come and select candidates according to their caliber. Placements are also provided after the completion of 1st year to provide students with an opportunity to have work experience of one year before completing B-Pharma.
Facilities Columbia Institute of Pharmacy
Boys and Girls Hostel
Hostel facilities are provided for students. There are two hostels for boys and one for the Girls (Diploma, Degree & PG students). Each hostel is self contained with amenities such as reading room, hygeinque kitchen, and dining hall (under the supervision of Chief Warden of hostels) is the in charge of the hostels organizations Hostel accommodation will be provided for all students and residence in the hostels is obligatory. The students, who opt to stay with their parents/guardians in the city, may be allowed to do so with the permission of the principal.
Medicinal Plants Garden:
A medicinal plants garden covering a total area of 1000 sq. meters has been developed. More than 100 Genus of various medicinal plants have already been planted. The plants grown in this garden are useful in the practical classes of Pharmacognosy and other subjects. This developed medicinal plants garden provides a strong impetus for herbal drug research and for the training of our postgraduate students and research scholars.
Columbia Institute of Pharmacy has conventional double storey animal house facility registered by CPCSEA (IAEC), Government of India. It is envisaged to provide pre clinical testing in conformity with national and international regulatory guidelines. The animal house will facilitate the availability of healthy and homogeneous animals for routine teaching to undergraduate and postgraduate studies as well as for research / outsourced testing.
Our institute also decorated by specious Conference hall to facilitated seminar, conferences & meeting which has all the accessories to required to conduct all the programme.
Facilities for Indoor and Outdoor Games
(A) Outdoor Games:
Cricket, Football, Volleyball, Basketball, Handball, Kabaddi, Kho-Kho
(B) Indoor Games:
Table Tennis, Badminton, Chess & Carrom
The group organised various indoor & outdoor sports events periodically as per the college calendar to instill the gamesmanship and sprite in the students.
Bus facilities also available in Columbia Institute of Pharmacy & Columbia College of Pharmacy. Bus of the CIOP run between Tekari campus and the town (Raipur City).
Institute has provided amenities like girl's common room, water purifiers & water coolers for hygienic and purified drinking water. JPES canteen was also set up to satisfy the needs of students including meals at subsidized rates.
The Columbia Institute of Pharmacy is located in the heart of the city and is well connected by various transport facilities like train, bus and taxi. The nearest railway station and airport from the college are Raipur Railway Station and Raipur Airport, located at a distance of around 10.00 KMs and 40 KMs, respectively. The various tourist places (like Shahid Veer Narayan Singh International Cricket Stadium and Vivekanand Sarovar) and food joints (like Pizza Hut and Mc Donalds) enable students to refresh themselves taking time out f their hectic schedules.