B.Pharm (Lateral Entry)

All candidates who have passed the diploma in Pharmacy from any educational institution duly approved by the PCI/AICTE are eligible for admission in lateral entry scheme. A candidate needs to have a good moral character, they must fulfill the conditions mentioned in the Punjab Govt Notification No.35/44/95-IT (21/978 dated 21.3.2003) incorporated in the CET -2010 Information Brochure of PTU and must be a citizen of India. 10% seats of total intake in 1st year are filled in the second year out of which 33.3% seats are reserved as management quota which is to be filled directly by the college. Admissions to all seats are made on the merit in the qualifying exam.
This option of B.Pharm Lateral Entry helps students avail the option of getting direct admission in the second year of this four-year-long degree. The only requirement that has to be met for doing so, is to have a diploma in Pharmacy from any educational institute duly approved by the PCI/AICTE.

Career options

There has been a huge increase in the global pharmaceutical industry in recent years causing endless opportunities for pharmacy students. B. Pharmacy is the qualifying exam for many government exams for reputed posts like drug inspectors and food inspectors. In the private sector too, B. Pharm graduates have a scope as Pharmacists, Drug regulatory in charge, Quality Control inspectors, Pharmaceutical marketing heads, and production managers. Students with great entrepreneurial skills also have infinite prospects with increasing advantages in various business models available.


All those candidates who have passed the diploma in Pharmacy from an Institution approved by PCI u/s 12 Pharmacy Act, 1948 with subject to the following conditions are eligible:

Such Diploma holders admitted directly to B. Pharmacy 2nd Year shall pass those subjects of B. Pharmacy 1st year which are not covered under the diploma.

Fee Structure

DThird Semester - 43500
Fourth Semester - 38750

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Awards & Rankings

The laborious consortium of faculty & students has left no stone unturned to hit the headlines. Some of the most significant achievements have made CCP a premier college. Have a look!

Awarded as the Most Promising Pharmacy Institute in India by Digital Learning's World Education Summit, 2021

Ranked at 63rd position among the top pharmacy colleges in India by NIRF, 2021

Awarded as the Best Private Pharmacy College of the year by Prime Time Media Pvt Ltd, 2019


I’m moving to the USA to pursue the career of my dreams. The pharmaceutical industry is full of challenges and I’m happy to share that CGC Landran has prepared me to face them all. The practical insight that I gained here will surely take me a long way

Hardeep Singh

Docus Inc, USA

Chandigarh College of Pharmacy is a place where you can find an amalgamation of learning, fun, culture, lore, literature, and many such life preaching activities. The academic experience with a world-class infrastructure and excellent faculty has endured me with lifelong career excellence. The exceptional programs and teaching methodologies backed by practical skills and industry interface have given me the confidence to pursue my career ahead. The all-time support and motivation of the faculty members of CCP have enlightened me throughout the beautiful journey.

Amandeep Kaur


I would like to express my gratitude towards Chandigarh Group of Colleges, Landran for helping me throughout my masters and grooming me up. It has been a memorable experience. The Chandigarh College of Pharmacy comprises of the modern library, well-equipped labs, and maintained classrooms. The help and support extended by the training cell in landing me at the right company with the best of packages are truly appreciable. I am currently working in Parexel International, Chandigarh and I thank CCP for helping me seek this opportunity.


Parexel International, Chandigarh

Success is not a destination but a journey and Chandigarh College of Pharmacy at CGC Landran has helped me in that journey. I completed my M. Pharmacy from CCP. It is so far, one of the best academic experiences of my life. With the blessings of such talented and experienced faculty members, I got placed in Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Limited. I would like to thank CCP as well as the faculty & staff of CGC Landran for polishing the skills and giving me such a great platform to showcase my talent.

Ramendu Mishra

Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Limited

Studying at the Chandigarh College of Pharmacy has added value to my life. Besides helping me in imbibing the postulates of Pharmacy, it allowed me to meet different kinds of people and learn several things. I have received great support from faculty & the placement office. It is because of the continuous love and support that I got this wonderful opportunity and I got placed in such a well-reputed company. I am really thankful to the Training & Placement cell for providing a platform to enhance my skills and an opportunity to showcase them.

Ruchi Shahi

Bayer Pharmaceuticals

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