About Nirmala College of Pharmacy

Nirmala College of Pharmacy (NCP) is yet another hallmark of the commitment and experience of the catholic diocese of Kothamangalam in the field of education. NCP is a christian minority institution established in 2004 as a memorial of the diocesian golden jubilee. It is managed by the Catholic diocese of Kothamangalam under Nirmala College Society. (Reg. No. ER.928/2001). At present the college is affiliated to Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur. This college is approved by Govt. of Kerala and Pharmacy Council of India (PCI), New Delhi. The college aims at the formation of students with academic excellence coupled with integrity of character. It provides excellent infrastructural facilities with all modern amenities, a dedicated and experienced faculty with a vision to develop the institution into a full-fledged pharma-research centre. Mar George Madathikandathil, Bishop of Kothamangalam is the Patron and Rev. Dr. Msgr. Pius Malekandathil is the President. The foundation stone of the college was laid by Mar George Punnakottil, the Patron on 19th March 2004. The College was inaugurated by Sri. Vayalar Ravi, Union Cabinet Minister for Overseas Affairs on 15th March 2009. The New block of the college was blessed by Mar. George Madathikandathil, Bishop of Kothamangalam diocese and inuagurated by Sri. P.J. Joseph Honourable Minister for Water Resources on 22nd May 2015.U.G Pharmacy course is accredited by NBA till 2025

Washington Accord Outcome based education (OBE)

The institution follows the Washington Accord Outcome based education (OBE) framework, which aims to produce graduates who have the knowledge, skills and attributes to meet the needs of the society and the profession.

Accreditation and Recognitions

National Board of Accreditation (NBA). International Organization for Standardization (ISO). International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR)-US. Incubation centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Centres Kerala

International Collaborations

Nirmala College of Pharmacy has established international partnerships with leading universities to provide global education and research opportunities for its students and faculty. The college also works closely with various national-level industries to enhance the practical skills and employability of its graduates.

Programs Offered


Duration: 4 Years

Pharm D

Duration: 6 Years

M.Pharm Pharmaceutics

Duration: 2 Years

M.Pharm Pharmacology

Duration: 2 Years

M.Pharm Pharmacy Practice

Duration: 2 Years


The institution organizes career counseling sessions for the students, where they can explore various options and opportunities for their future. The institution also conducts placement drives, where reputed companies and organizations visit the campus and offer jobs to eligible candidates.

53 + LPA

Highest Salary Package Availed

4 + LPA

Median Salary

1000 +

Students Successfully Placed

1.2 LPA

Internship Stipend

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Alumini Achievements

Dr. Manu Jose Phd from JJT University, Rajasthan

Farhath Sherin Phd from JSS Academy of Higher Education and Research

Dr. Vrinda S Kumar Phd From Amrita School of Pharmacy

Ebin Johny Phd from National Institute of Pharmacy Education & Research

Dr. Nobil Skaria Senior Oncology clinical Pharmacologist & Head of Clinical Pharmacy at Apollo Adlux Hospital. PvPi/MvPI Coordinator

Bini K B Associate solutions lead in Arisglobal

Jimsha Paul Quality Assurance Specialist, LONZA , United Kingdom

Delphy Davis Scientist, Thermo Fisher Scientific , Canada

Appu Johny Thalappillil Quality Assurance Specialist, Somerset Therapeutics Limited

Gifty M Jojo Ph D from JSS Academy of Higher Education & Research, Ooty

Ravi Krishnan Technical Lead or Manager- Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs at Wipro Limited

Alan James Clinical Scientific Expert at Novartis, Dublin, Ireland

Albi Francis Associate Scientist II, The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, Pennsylvania, United States

Dr. Johnson Vellaplackil Babu Pharmaceutical and therapeutics specialist, London, United Kingdom

Dr. Eldhose Elias George Clinical trial logistic associate at PCI Pharma Services, Victoria , Australia

Neenu Jose Graduated from University of Chester Masters in Public Health

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