In charge: Mr. V. J. Mokale (M. Pharm.)
Mr. L. S. Untwal (M. Tech.)
The division offers M. Tech course in Pharmaceutical Technology which covers areas such as formulation technology, quality assurance & validation, medicinal chemistry & drug discovery, science & technology of nano-medicines. The common instrumentation lab of the department is equipped with instruments like UV-VIS spectrophotometer, FTIR, Brookfield viscometer, DSC, TGA, AFM, XRD, HPLC, GC, etc. Other than these the division has sophisticated instruments like high-speed homogenizer, high-pressure homogenizer, Dissolution Apparatus (automatic & manual), lyophilizer, stability chamber, centrifuge, vapour pressure osmometer, hot air oven, digital over head stirrers, magnetic stirrers etc.
THRUST AREAS: Formulation & development of nanoparticulate based drug delivery, biodegradable polymer based drug delivery, novel drug delivery system, nano-medicine, etc.