Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences

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In our today’s blog, we are talking about the Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences in detail – About its courses, admission process, and much more. To know about it, read the full article.

About MCOPS or Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences –

It is affiliated with Manipal University. Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences was established in 1963.
It is on 3rd rank amid the thousands of other pharmaceutical colleges of India.
The college offers courses including –

  • PharmD
  • D.Pharm
  • M.Pharm
  • B.Pharm

Also, it offers lateral entry programs in the B.Pharm program. With time, MCOPS became the first-ever college to provide a postgraduate course [M. Pharm] in Karnataka in 1970. Also, to offer the Doctor of Pharmacy [PharmD]program in 2008 in India.

This college is approved by AICTE and PCI and certified by the NBA.
MCOPS has just about 2500+ faculty as well as 10,000 other service staff and support, who serve several professional institutions in communication, health sciences, humanities, management, etc.

Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences Courses and Eligibility:

B.Pharm[Lateral] :

  • Students should have a degree in Diploma in Pharmacy.
  • Duration: 3 years


  • Students must pass his/her class 12 with subjects including- English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology / Maths Computer science/Biotechnology as one of the optional subjects.
  • Duration: 2 years

B.Pharm :

  • Students who have completed and passed their class 12 with subjects including – Chemistry, Physics and
    English/Math or Computer science/Biology or Biotechnology as optional subjects are eligible to pursue this course.
  • Duration: 4 years

M.Pharm :

  • Degree in B.Pharm with at least 50% marks in aggregate.
  • Duration: 2 years

D.Pharm :

  • Students must have passed the intermediate qualifying exam in Chemistry/Math/Physics.
  • Duration: 2 years

PharmD [PB]:

  • Degree in B.Pharm with at least 50% grades in aggregate.
  • Duration: 2 years + 1-year internship

More About MCOPS-

This particular college allures students from all over. The institution clings to all the quality measures in terms of conveying education to its students. Unsurprisingly students of MCOPS get GPAT scholarships for pursuing higher studies. Among several colleges in India that come up with professional pharmacy education, Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences or MCOPS is widely known and is out of the ordinary.

MCOPS Admission Process:

The college offers professional pharmacy education at the UG, PG, and Diploma levels. Students are selected to pursue the courses based on the previous academic records for the Lateral and Diploma levels.
For Bachelor’s and Master’s programs, students have to appear for the All India Manipal Entrance Test [Met], and on the basis of that students will get admission and will proceed further.

How to apply?

  • Students have to visit the website of the college and click on ‘Apply now.
  • Register yourself. Provide your personal details as well as academic details.
  • Students are then required to pay INR 600 as their application fee and INR 1400 as entrance fee [just for a few courses]. They have to play through a Credit card/Debit card/Net Banking.
  • And last, submit the form.

Facilities :


  • There are separate boys and girls' hostels on the campus
  • Aqua guard cold, hot, and normal drinking water, TV room, and all the other leisure/sports activities are
    available. [within hostel premises]
  • Cafeteria
  • Housekeeping services and caretakers are provided in hostels 24/7
  • 24/7 Wi-Fi, CCTV cameras at entrances are there.
  • 24/7 water supply and electricity are available in all the hostels.
  • Students can play sports – Basketball, Hockey, Cricket, Chess, Table Tennis, etc.
  • Solar panels are available in the hostels


  • Classrooms are fully air-conditioned with an outstanding audio capability in order to enhance learning.


  • Has various labs for UG and PG courses.


  • Has various small department-level libraries which include all the best and latest collections of books, online sources, journals, etc. There are more than 63,000 books.

Some of the other facilities are-

  • Gym
  • Medical
  •  Sports
  •  Cafeteria
  •  Auditorium


MCOPS has highly qualified as well as experienced faculty members. It has around 2500+ faculty and 10,000 other services and support staff. Undoubtedly, the professors give their best to provide the utmost knowledge to all the students.

About the Fee-

Course Fees Year
D.Pharma- Rs. 66,000 [1 st year]
B.Pharma [Lateral] Rs. 3.13 lakhs [1 st year]
PharmD Rs. 4.72 lakhs [1 st year]
PharmD [PB] Rs. 4.6 lakhs [1 st year]
B.Pharma Rs. 3.13 lakhs [1 st year]
M.Pharma Rs. 4.25 lakhs [1 st year]


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