INFRASTUCTURE

Dadasaheb Balpande College of Pharmacy is located in Nagpur at Besa area on its own land. It is well connected by road, railways and flight. The institute is spread over 2.5 acres with huge infrastructure of about 2340 sq. mtrs. Institute is embedded with lush green lawns and play ground for students with state level tournament facilities.

The institute building is as per the specification and norms of AICTE, PCI having 55,000 sq. ft. area for Graduate and Postgraduate courses with state of art modern educational facilities. It consist of well equipped laboratories, specialized central instrument and machine room, Ultra modern lecture hall with projector facilities, seminar hall with interactive board, computer room with high speed internet facilities and Library with digital language lab, e-journals and educational magazines. The complete campus is Wi-Fi enabled.

LABORATORIES

I. PHARMACEUTICS LABORATORY

No of Laboratories: 06

  • Including one PG lab one research lab, General & Dispensing lab, Physical Pharmacy lab, Dosage Form Technology and Pharmaceutical Microbiology labs with aseptic room)

Each lab approximately: 85 sq. m each (Area 687 sq. m)

List of major equipments:

  • Electrolab dissolution test apparatus, Electrolab disintegration test apparatus, 8 cell diffusion test apparatus, Dual drum Roche friabilator, Tap density apparatus, Sonicataor, Brookfield Viscometer, Stability Chamber, High speed centrifuge, Capsule filling machine, Oven, Incubator,  etc.

Major Research area:

The Pharmaceutics laboratory has facility for Novel Drug Delivery Research and Pharmaceutical technology. The major research areas include 

1. Formulation Development of Novel Drug Delivery System

2. Crystal Engineering

3. Polyherbal formulation development

II. MACHINE ROOM

Each lab approximately: 81.37 sq. m

List of major equipments:

  • Combi (D, B tooling) tooling Automatic Tablet punching machine, IPQC instrument, Tray dryer, Coating pan, Polishing pan, Liquid filling sealing machine, Semisolid filling sealing machine etc.

III. QUALITY ASSURANCE TECHNIQUE LABORATORY

No of Laboratories: 02 (including Central Instrument lab)

Area of Laboratory: 78 sq. m each (Area 231 sq. m)

Area of Instrument Laboratory: 75 sq. m.

List of major equipments:

  • Schimadzu FTIR – IR Affinity model with DRS  for solid samples and NaCl cell for liquid cell, Multiple cell UV- VIS spectrophotometer, Schimadzu Double beam UV-VIS Spectrophotometer, Stability Chamber, Schimadzu Prominance Binary Gradient HPLC with PDA detector,

Major Research area:

The Quality Assurance laboratory has facility for Validation protocols and stability studies as per ICH guidelines. The major research areas include 

1. Validation Protocol

2. Stability studies of API and formulations

Central Instrument Room

The department is versatile in support to the entire pharmaceutical department for providing the Evaluation and Analytical purpose.

Major Equipment /Instrument

 IPQC instrument, Coating pan, Polishing pan, Liquid filling sealing machine, Schimadzu FTIR – IR Affinity model with DRS  for solid samples and NaCl cell for liquid cell, Multiple cell UV- VIS spectrophotometer, Schimadzu Double beam UV-VIS Spectrophotometer, Schimadzu Prominance Binary Gradient HPLC with PDA detector,

IV. PHARMACEUTICAL CHEMISTRY LABORATORY

No of Laboratories: 03

  • Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry has one Medicinal Chemistry lab, Organic chemistry lab and Pharmaceutical Analysis lab

Area of each Laboratory: 123 sq. m each (Area 369 sq. m)

List of major equipments:

  • High Performance Liquid Chromatography, UV- Visible spectrophotometer,  Visible spectrophotometer, Colorimeter, Rotary evaporator,  Flame photometer, Digital  Fluorimeter, Digital Polarimeter, Digital Nephaloturbidometer etc.

V. PHARMACOLOGY LABORATORY

No of Laboratories: 02

  • Department of Pharmacology has two well equipped and furnished laboratories includes Human anatomy and physiology, Pharmacology, and animal with sophisticated digital instruments for preclinical and toxicological research. 

Area of each Laboratory: 85 sq. m each (Area 369 sq. m)

List of major equipments:

  • Plethysmometer, Catalepsy bar test app., Behavioral models like Actophotometer, Eddy’s hot plate, Analgesiometer, Light and Dark model, Elevated plus maize, Morris water maize, Radial arm maize, Electro convulsiometer

Major Research area:

The Pharmacology laboratory has facility for advanced research in the field of preclinical Pharmacology. The major research areas include 

1. Immunopharmacological studies

2. Neuropsychological and behavioral studies

3. Phytochemical studies

4.  Toxicological studies

VI. PHARMACOGONOSY LABORATORY

No of Laboratories: 01

  • Department of Pharmacogonosy has one lab

Area of each Laboratory: 75 sq. mtrs.

List of major equipments:

  • BOD incubator, Projection microscope, Vacuum evaporator, Camera Lucida, Oven, Incubator, UV chamber for TLC, Muffle Furnace, etc.

Major Research area:

The Pharmacogonosy laboratory has facility for advanced research in the field of phytochemicals. The major research areas include

  1. Extraction and isolation of phytochemicals
  2. Formulation development of polyherbal dosage form 

COMPUTER CENTER

The Internet is transforming society and shaping the future through huge information resource.

We cannot imagine technology based professional course like Pharmacy without computers and internet facility. At DBCOP we have air-conditioned computer lab enabled with internet and licensed software applications connected in LAN network.

Our campus is equipped with Wi-Fi facility is provided as value addition support for the literature survey and academic information resource. 

LIBRARY

Area : 262 sq. m

Even in the era of internet and soft copies resources there is no other alternative to hard copy of text and reference book. We at DBCOP specially insist our students for the maximum use of text books, references and information collated under one roof i.e. our heritage library.

DBCOP is having spacious library and information center by extended timing with peaceful environment, well lightning, comfortable chairs and tables. Our library wardrobe consist of huge quantum of books split between authors, subjects, magazines and newspapers. An entire silent zone with mechanized search system is serviced by librarian who is skilled enough to handle all concerns of students. The knowledge bank is well equipped with modem facilities and resources in the form text books, reference and various official books, Compact discs, Digital versatile disc, Scientific journals with back volumes, Pharma magazines Periodicals, Newsletters.

The library also provides photo copy facility for students. An ‘e-library' equipped with broadband internet connection for students and staff members.

LANGUAGE LABORATORY

Body language is the universal language that reflects the enthusiasm, professionalism that anybody can see, interpret and analyze.

Strange to hear but a unique concept at DBCOP is a Language Laboratory which is mandatory by apex bodies like AICTE. The institute under the guidance of communication skills experts train students to enhance their writing and verbal capabilities. The students are developed and assist as per corporate requirements.

MEDICINAL PLANT GARDEN

“Medicinal plants are apothecary for the common man”

DBCOP has well maintained “Dhanvantari Medicinal Plant Garden” with approximately 1000 sq. mtrs. area planted with around 100 endangered and biodiversities medicinal and folk plants. The students frequently visit the garden to study various medicinal plants as a part of their curriculum and enhance their knowledge. To make students and staff aware about social responsibility of Environment Protection we have unique policy referred as medicinal plant adaptation policy whereby every staff members assign at least one plant for its caring and adoption.

ANIMAL HOUSE

The pre-clinical testing evaluates the efficacy and the toxicity of the product before its possible administration to human beings.

DBCOP has well established animal house approved by CPCSEA, giving all the necessary care & facilities for hygienic housing of laboratory animals like Wistar rats and mice required for preclinical studies.

seminar

“Today’s lecture delivered will be a seedling that can be transformed into tomorrow’s mighty oak as a Leadership skill”

We provide a separate fully Air Conditioned Seminar Hall measures about 75 sq. mtrs., where students are regularly delivering seminars, group discussions, debates and guest lectures. Our seminar rooms is spacious, well ventilated and equipped with Projectors, Internet access unit, Television set, VHS, CD/VCD units is utilized for events, presentations, meetings, conferences and lectures.

auditorium

“The best place to interact and motivate the people is Auditorium”

Auditorium is a centre of attraction for all the young blood to explore their talent. It has awesome ambience for the organization of cultural events, Industry-Institute Interactions, fares, seminar and conferences.

A kind of conference room measuring about 270 sq. mtrs. and seating capacity of around 350 peoples equipped with audio visual accessories.

TRANSPORT

Separate transport facilities are inherently equal

DBCOP has an important service a component in the form of transport facility completely managed by our institution not involving any 3rd party or vendor at this role. Pick and drop is arranged as per timings of college curriculum with one security always in bus traveling with the students. In order to cover the entire city sufficient numbers of buses are stocked in the campus.

CANTEEN

“Canteen memories will be long lasting for the entire life”

Every student, staff member and visitors desire & has a right for food that must be hygienic and healthy. The college is having a Food Drug Administration (FDA) approved well hygienic canteen in a campus which is important for students, staff and visitors.

The canteen is having a cafeteria, with ample sitting arrangement. The students, teaching, supporting staff and visitors can enjoy tea or coffee, fresh and hygienic snacks and lunch. This is the most fascinating place for the students to enjoy the college life.

SPORTS GROUND

“Sport do not built character. They revels it”

The campus has huge playing ground of 4 acres attached to the campus that create lively and sporting environment in the campus. Every year DBCOP organize National Level Pharma Cricket League (PCL) for the development of core value togetherness in the students. 

sick room/FIRST AID ROOM

“Good health is a sign of wealth and prosperity”

The Sick Room at our college measures about 30 sq.mtrs. can accommodates and takes care of the patient from the college. Health checkups are done under specialized doctor’s supervision at regular intervals.

Power Backup

Uninterrupted Power supply for whole college 62.5KVA   and online power backup 5KVA for Sophisticated instruments.