Golden Jubliee Auditorium, Panjab University, Sector 14, Chandigarh 160014
Limited accommodation on Panjab University and Chitkara University is available at nominal tariﬀs on ﬁrst-come-ﬁrst-served basis. For other accommodation, a variety of hotels and guest houses are available in the Chandigarh city or nearby.
University Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (UIPS) of Panjab University is one of the oldest, most prestigious and premier pharmaceutical institutes of India, established in 1944. Known for its excellence in pharmaceutical education and research, and committed to serve the society by adopting global quality standards and ethical values to generate innovative medicinal products, breakthrough research outcomes, and superior professional services using entrepreneurial approach, the UIPS has been ranked among the top public pharmacy institutes in the MHRD-NIRF rankings by Govt. of India. Owing to its accomplishments galore in research publications, patents, landmark discoveries, tech-transfers of nanotech-enabled drug delivery products, onsite industrial training programs, numerous awards and accolades earned by its globally renowned faculty, the Institute is seen with marked degree of esteem in the entire techno-scientific world. Over a dozen of its faculty and researchers adorn the Top 2% list of most widely-cited scientists promulgated by Stanford University, USA. The productivity of its trained and skilled human resources and placement of its alumni has been ranked par-excellence in India and beyond.
Established in 2005, Chitkara College of Pharmacy (CCP), in Chitkara University, Rajpura, Punjab, is a front-runner institute across the country in pharmaceutical education and research. Well-groomed through innovative teaching technologies and hands-on training on contemporary practices and future challenges, the students of CCP in Bachelors, Masters or Doctoral research programs are considered as highly employable, locally as well as globally. With its courses customized to meet the ever-evolving requirements of the pharma profession, one can find its alumni in frontline positions among pharma industry, hospitals, communities, academia, drug control and research institutes, the world over. Supported by highly qualified and diversified faculty, well-equipped laboratories and a well-resourced library, while collaborating with industry partners and research centres, CCP has developed comprehensive research portfolios with over 185 patents and 1450 Scopus-indexed publications. Marked with 20th rank as per MHRD-NIRF and several other notable accomplishments, the institute is all set to be a torch-bearing Centre of Excellence for higher education in Pharmaceutical Sciences across the Nation.