The S.D. College of Pharmacy was established in the year 1985. It is recognized from both governing bodies All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) & Pharma Council of India (PCI) institute and is affiliated to Punjab Technical University. Located in Barnala, 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.
S.D. College of Pharmacy 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.
S.D. College of Pharmacy provides 100% placement to students where various reputed companies like Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd, Sun Pharmaceutical Inds, Ipca Laboratories Ltd, Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Hiran Orgochem Ltd, Ankur Drugs & Pharma 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 S.D. College of Pharmacy also provides accommodation for the students who live outside Barnala. 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 Barnala lies between Rs. 4,000 to Rs. 6,000 per month, depending on the life style of the student.
Central Animal Facility
Institution possesses complete facilities for breeding and maintenance of laboratory animals under standard husbandry conditions. The center houses animal strains of different species of rodents hosts, viz. mice, rats, guinea pigs and rabbits. It is registered >with the Committee for the Purpose of Control and Supervision of Experiments on Animals (CPCSEA) for breeding and experiments
The computer center fulfils the needs of faculty, staff and students for their research and teaching. Computer Center also manages and administers other services. The Computer Center houses servers (broad band and Wi-Fi facilities). It also supports high speed, network color laser printer, and scanners.
Well-planned and lucrative Medicinal Plant Garden.
Guest lectures by renowned academicians and scientists.
State Bank of Patiala,with ATM facility.
In-door and out-door playground.
The S.D. College 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 Barnala Railway Station and Ludhiana Airport, located at a distance of around 10.00 KMs and 90 KMs, respectively. The various tourist places (like Radha krishna gaushala and Barnala Quila) and food joints (like Pizza Hut and Mc Donalds) enable students to refresh themselves taking time out f their hectic schedules.