Industrial Visit to Rifa Impex: 24-09-2019

Students of B.Pharm 3rd semester visited Rifa Impex on 24th September 2019. Rifa Impex situated at Devanahalli, Bangalore is an 18 year old export company dealing with export of vegetables and fruits on a large scale. It also exports frozen chicken and other food items. It is the largest exporter of vegetables in Bangalore. The company supplies to many seven star hotes in Maldives. Students had the opportunity of interacting with the founder of the company Mr.Khalid Hassan. Students had a great experience learning about the venture and endeavour behind this entrepreneurship. The visit was co-ordinated by Bhawna Mishra of TJCP.

I SEMESTER MBA ORIENTATION (2019-2021) BATCH: 23-09-2019

The orientation program for the I Semester MBA (2019-2021) batch was conducted on 23rd, 24th & 25th of September, 2019. The program started with inauguration in presence of Dr.Shailesh G, Principal, Ms.Rajni Gupta, HOD, Parents and Faculties. Fresher’s was welcomed with gifts and sweets. Head of the department welcomed the gathering, followed by introduction of faculties and overview of the course was given by principal, Dr.Shailesh G.


An induction programme is a significant process for bringing the new entrants into the institute and provides an introduction to the curricular environment .The newcomers and the parents were warmly welcomed by the faculty members. The induction programme began with registration on 17th september 2019 at 9.30 am.The students with great enthusiasm reported and registered themselves to the counter.

Industrial Visit - TJCP: 17-09-2019

An Industrial visit to Bal Pharma Limited, Bommasandra Industrial Area, Bangalore, was organized by the T John college of Pharmacy on Tuesday, 17th September 2019. The visit started with a brief introduction and informative session about BAL Pharma Ltd., by the Technical Head of the Quality Control Department. In the question & answer session that followed, industry experts cleared many doubts and myths in the minds of students about the manufacturing of drugs and market scenarios. Students learnt about the domestic and global opportunities for the Pharmacy students. During the visit, students also learnt about various stages in manufacturing process like storage of chemicals, granulation techniques, tablet compression, coating, printing techniques used for labeling, Batch testing and blister Packaging. students were accompanied by Dr. Noopur Srivastava visited the industry.

TJCP GUEST TALK: 17-09-2019

On 17th September 2019, Mr. Zaheer Abbas, Senior Research Scientist, Formulation Development Department, Apotex Research Sciences Limited., delivered a guest lecture to M.Pharm and B.Pharm students on the topic ‘Stages of Drug Discovery And Drug Product Development’. The lecture provided a detailed and valuable view on the process on new drug discovery and developmental stages required for generic and non generic drugs to obtain the US FDA approval for global marketing. The lecture explained the various stages of drug discovery including Pre-clinical and Clinical studies (Phase I-IV) and New Drug Product Development with NDA application for products. The guest lecture was co-ordinated by Mrs. Prashanthi P, Department of Pharmacognosy, TJCP.

FDP on Progressive Research Framework in Social Sciences: 14-09-2019

T. John Institute of Management and Science in association with IQAC organized one-day Faculty Development Programme on Progressive Research Framework in Social Sciences. The faculty development programme was inaugurated by Dr.Shailesh, Principal of T. John Institute of Management & Science, Head of Department, Ms.Rajni Gupta and Resource Person, Prof. Birjesh Singh, Assistant Professor, Don Bosco Institute of Technology by lighting the lamp. The welcome address was delivered by Ms.Rajni Gupta, then Dr.Shailesh; Principal TIMS gave a brief introduction about the objective and purpose of the FDP, followed by the address of the chief guest.

Industrial Visit - TJCP: 14-09-2019

B. Pharm 5th Semester students of T. John College of Pharmacy visited the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited Heritage Centre and Aerospace Museum on 14thSeptember 2019. The museum showcased lots of pictures, cross sectional aircraft models that chart the growth of aviation in each decade from 1940 till date. The Hall of Fame with real engines and parachutes at the venue took the students on an exciting journey through the heritage of aerospace and aviation Industry in India. Guides demonstrated and explained with great zeal to the students about indoor and outdoor aircrafts namely MARUT, MIG 21, LAKSHYA. Students also viewed a documentary film, showing the evolvement of Hindustan Aeronautics taking the students through the development of various jet flights, helicopters and planes that contributed enormously in India's defense and aeronautics development. Apart from the models on display was a huge meteorological radar which rotates at the speed of 3-4rpm and frequency of 1250-1350mhz giving a glimpse of forays made by India in space technology.

TJCP GUEST TALK: 14-09-2019

Mr. B.M Shivaraj, Team Lead, Formulation Development Department, Strides Pharma Sciences Limited., delivered a guest talk on Polymorphism and its pharmaceutical aspects to M.Pharm and B.Pharm students on 14th September 2019. The talk included various stages of drug polymorphism and pharmaceutical aspects of polymorphic drugs. A case study of polymorphism in drug "Rotanavir" an anti-retroviral drug used in the treatment of HIV/ AIDS during the course of drug development and post marketing surveillance was discussed in detail. The guest lecture was co-ordinated by Mrs. Prashanthi P, Department of Pharmacognosy, TJCP.

Onam Celebration 2019: 11-09-2019

The Onam Celebrations were held on 11 September 2019 amidst great cheer and the cultural extravaganza witnessed a mass participation . The event was attended by all the batches and all the teaching and non-teaching staff of the college.

Guest Talk - TJCP: 09-09-2019

T. John College of Pharmacy organized a Guest Talk on "Technology Revolution in Pharma Industry” on 9th September 2019. M. Pharm, IV B. Pharm, and V Pharm. D students attended the program. Mr.Jerin Vincent, Associate Director, Head- Formulations and Development R&D, TFC Pharmaceuticals, Chennai, delivered the talk. The talk helped the students immensely to understand the development, modernization in instrumentation as well as current knowledge needed for students with Industrial perspectives. Discussion with M.Pharm students on various conceptual developments in Pharmaceutical Industry was the highlight of the day. Program was coordinated by Dr. K. Natarajan.