Courses Details


Sr. No. Course Level Duration(Years) No. of Seats
1 Bachelor of Pharmacy UG 4 60
2 Masters of Pharmacy
(Pharmaceutical Chemistry)
PG 2 15
3 Masters of Pharmacy
PG 2 15

                   UG: Under Graduate and PG: Post Graduate


Academic Information

Course: Bachelor of Pharmacy (Semester Pattern)
Duration: 4 Years of 8 semester (with 1 month industrial training)
Total Intake for F.Y.B. Pharmacy: 60+3* (45+15**) *Tuition Fee Waiver Scheme
**Under Management Quota (MQ)
Eligibility Criteria
For admission to First Year B. Pharmacy Degree Course an application must fulfill the following criteria:
The applicant must have appeared and obtained valid score at the Goa Common Entrance Test (GCET) conducted by DTE, Government of Goa for the year of admission. No minimum GCET score limit is specified for B.Pharm.

The applicant should have passed the Higher Secondary School Certificate (Std. XII) Examinations of the Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education or its equivalentexamination with English, Physics, and Chemistry as compulsory subjects with one of the following subjects Mathematics/Bio-Technology/Computer Science/Biology, obtained in one and the same sitting. (40%* for the applicants belonging to SC, ST and OBC only). As per pharmacy council of India candidate passing HSSC examination from National Open School are not eligible.
*Subject to approval of Goa University

Details of Allotment of Seats:

63 15 03 01 07 12 02 01 03 01 01 02 15

MQ – Management Quota
The abbreviations are as per common prospectus issued by DTE.

Admission under management quota (MQ)
Admissions under management quota shall be done according to merit determined by GCET . Out of 63 seats, 45+3 seats are filled at DTE, Government of Goa and 15 seats are reserved for Management Quota, admission of which is done at the office of P.E.S.’s Rajaram & Tarabai Bandekar College of Pharmacy, Farmagudi, Ponda Goa.
Course:Master of Pharmacy(Pharmaceutical Chemistry/Pharmaceutics)
Duration:2 years 4 semesters
Total Intake:Pharmaceutical Chemistry:18 Seats, Pharmaceutics:15 seats
Eligibility Criteria
The academic session is divided into 4 semesters of 6 months duration each or as directed by AICTE/Goa University for pharmaceutical Chemistry/Pharmaceutics course.
A candidate shall be required to attend atleast 75% of the number of lectures and the number of participants for each subject of study in each semester and only then, subject to other conditions being fulfilled, be eligible to appear at either the college or the University Examination.
The Principal of the College will have the discretion to condone 10% of the attendance in theory and/or practicals of any one subject if the Principal is fully convinced of the Student’s absence on grounds of health or reasons beyond control.
The University however,reserves its rights to condone the additional absence,if fully represented by the Principal only,if the missed practicals of each subject are made as per rules to satisfaction of the Principal.
There shall be one university examination at the end of each semester.
A dissertation shall be submitted by the students on their project work at the end of the fourth semester to be evaluated by the University.
A candidate desirous of joining the M.Pharm course in Pharmaceutical Chemistry/Pharmaceutics in PES’s Rajaram and Tarabai Bandekar College of Pharmacy should:
Be an Indian national.
Has passed the Bachelor of Pharmacy examination from PES’s Rajaram and Tarabai Bandekar College of Pharmacy or any other Pharmacy Colleges in Goa or an equivalent examination with a minimum of 55% marks and qualifying at the GPAT- examination(whenever applicable).
1) NOTE:-
When GPAT qualified candidates are not available, candidates passing B.Pharm examination from university/colleges outside the state of Goa are considered.
2) Any seats remaining vacant will be offered to the eligible candidate passing B.Pharm examination from university/colleges outside the state of Goa.