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Welcome To Vel Pharmacy College

Pharmacy is the profession, which is the concern with the art and science of preparing drugs from natural and synthetic sources and converting into suitable and convenient material for the treatment and prevention of disease. Pharmacy degree holders have a greater degree of flexibility than any other profession because they can either start their career as entrepreneur or work in a hospital. Pharmacy graduates can work in several departments in pharma industries such as sales, marketing, research and development, manufacturing, quality check, education, etc.

The great visionary, an educationist, a philanthropist, a sports enthusiast Dr.Ishari K.Ganesh, the young and Dynamic Founder Chancellor of University in India, established Vel Pharmacy College in the academic year 2024–25 in the vels medical college campus, Manjankaranai  in addition to the School Pharmaceutical studies which was started by the Vaels Educational Trust in the year 1992 as Vels College of Pharmacy and had grown by introducing undergraduate, post graduate and Doctoral programmes in Pharmacy. In the year 2008, the college was added as a member institution to VELS INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY AND ADVANCED STUDIES (VISTAS), Deemed to be University Estd. U/S 3 of the UGC Act, 1956.



To become a globally recognized premier Institution of excellence in Academics and Research in Pharmaceutical Sciences and to create experts  of pharmacy profession  with high level of intellect, cultural and ethical values to serve the Society.


To inculcate the professional thirst among the students by providing standard education. To build good character and ethical values along with pharmacy education. To serve the society by solving the emerging challenges of health care system.

Principal Message ​

Dr. S. K. Uma Devi, M. Pharm., Ph.D.,​

❝ I am welcoming the pharmacy buds to our Vel Pharmacy College, VISTAS (Vels Institute of Science Technology and Advanced Studies) Off campus center. VISTAS has been established in the year 2008 with the vision to make the institute an epitome of excellence in higher education by effectively Providing high quality education and rigorous training to students in multiple streams of choice with ample scope for all round development to make them excel in their profession for betterment of society. Vel Pharmacy College has been started in the academic year 2024-2025 under the management of VISTAS. Pharmacy profession is directly connected with the  health care system of the society. B. Pharm is a course which creates the future pillars of health care system. I am assuring that the pharmacy education is an evergreen program which can create an Industrial Pharmacist, Clinical Pharmacist, Community Pharmacist and Hospital Pharmacist, Clinical Research Coordinator, Medical Writer, Research analyst, in Pharmacovigilance and even an entrepreneur of a Pharmaceutical industry . We offer an education to the students not only for a future job but also to create self-confidence for the students to become part and parcel of the health care society .For becoming a successful professionnel in the society one must have to develop self-discipline. I hope the students from our college will be inculcated with good discipline and ethical values towards the society. ❞