Notification published in Gazette of India, Part-III, Section-4, No. 19, May 10- May 16, 2008, the Pharmacy Council of India has introduced Pharm.D qualification as a registrable qualification under the Pharmacy Act, 1948.
This is to inform that Pharm.D. qualification from an institution approved by the PCI u/s 12 of the Pharmacy Act 1948 is an approved qualification for teaching D.Pharm, B.Pharm, M.Pharm and Pharm.D./ Pharm.D (Post Baccalaureate) courses. As such a candidate holding Pharm.D. qualification from an institution approved by the PCI u/s 12 of the Pharmacy Act, 1948 shall be eligible for consideration for teaching posts at appropriate level in pharmacy institutions.