BCDA College of Pharmacy and Technology, Hridaypur

Quick Facts

Genders Accepted
  • Estd. Year: 2006
  • Total Faculty: 19
  • Total Students Enrollment: 121

About College

The Bengal Chemists and Druggists Association (BCDA) was behind the establishment of this college. The association is the oldest medical organization in the entire country. For long there was a demand for a degree college to be created to cater to the demands of the association. So, finally in the year 2006, the BCDA College of Pharmacy and Technology was created in the town of Hridaypur. The town lies on the outskirts of Kolkata, in the state of West Bengal. It is affiliated to the Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT). The courses here are approved by the AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education). 

The main programme on offer here is the four- year B. Pharma. There is also a three- year programme for the same which starts from the second year direct, with the foundation courses having been completed elsewhere. Entry to this programme is via the lateral route. Admissions to these programmes is via the West Bengal Joined Entrance Examination (WBJEE). The students get practical training on campus due to the presence of a large clinic and hospital, attached next to the college. This allows the students to get training under the direct supervision of practitioners within their field such as doctors, pharmacists, surgeons, nurses or administrators, 

The campus has much to offer. The campus is Wi- Fi enabled. Science laboratories have the latest of equipment. A health centre is also there to cater to medical emergencies. Hygienic food is prepared at the college cafeteria. The library here is one of the best stocked within the region. Besides the physical books on display, it also provides digital access to en number of international academic journals for research and academic purposes. A zero- ragging policy is followed on campus. The location is picturesque away from the main city, allowing for the honing of the right academic environment. 

The BCDA College of Pharmacy and Technology has been placed extremely well in the NIRF rankings. It has finished with a rank 76th all India within the category for pharmacy colleges. The placements have likewise been met with marked approval from recruiters. Some of the key recruiters in recent seasons have been the likes of – CTS, Abbott, Cipla, Intas, MSN Lab, Vexta, Win Medicare, Unichem, Ranbaxy, La Chemico, Sanofi Aventis, Wockhardt, Martin & Harris, Walter Bushnell, Biocon, Systopic, Lupin, Cadila, Himalaya, Verna Microlab, Pfizer and Sun Pharma among a few others. 

Courses Offered

Exams and Cutoffs

WBJEE B.Pharma
Exam Date: 02 Feb, 2020


Pharmacy (B.Pharma)

Median Package 2.16 Lakhs
*Source: Data were taken from Official government bodies like NIRF.


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  • Hospital Medical/Hospital
  • WiFi Wifi
  • IT Infrastructure IT Infrastructure
  • Laboratories Laboratories

Student Reviews

3.0/5 1 Review

It's not the best but quite convenient

Posted on 26 Nov' 16 by Anonymous
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Batch of Jan. 1, 2019 | B.Pharma
This college may look small from outside ...but has a lot of story ..It's not for those who r looking for a enjoyfull and free college life ...this college have strict restrictions as it is professional study...and u can't do as u wish...but it can assure u a good study and carriar...and among all pressure some good friendship and enjoyment...
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BCDA College of Pharmacy and Technology, 78 Jessore Road(south), Hridaypur, Barasat, 24 Parganas (North), West Bengal, India Pin Code: 700127
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