The Government Pharmacy Institute Patna (GPIP) was established in the year 1958. It is recognized from both governing bodies All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) & Pharmacy Council of India (PCI) institute and is affiliated to Magadh University. Located in Bodh Gaya, 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.
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.
Government Pharmacy Institute Patna (GPIP) provides 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.
Government Pharmacy Institute Patna (GPIP) provides 100% placement to students where various reputed companies like Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd, Cadila Healthcare Ltd, Amrutanjan Ltd,Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Novartis India Ltd, Astrazeneca Pharma India Ltd, Alchem International Ltd, Morepen Laboratories Ltd, Core Healthcare 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 Pharmacy.
Facilities Government Pharmacy Institute Patna (GPIP) also provides accommodation for the students who live outside Patna. However, students can always accommodate themselves as Paying Guests (PGs) in any part of the city. Also, houses on rent are easily available. The average expenditure of a student who lives in Patna lies between Rs. 5,000 to Rs. 7,000 per month, depending on the life style of the student.
The Government Pharmacy Institute Patna (GPIP) 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 Patna Railway Station and Patna Airport, located at a distance of around 10.00 KMs and 15 KMs, respectively. The various tourist places (like Patna Museum and Funtasia Water Park) and food joints (like Pizza Hut and Mc Donalds) enable students to refresh themselves taking time out f their hectic schedules.