Ranchi College of Pharmacy, Ranchi was established in 1988 to meet the growing demand of Pharmacists at various Health Centres, Hospitals, Pharmaceutical Industries and Medical Stores. To start with, the Institute offers courses Diploma in Pharmacy, Diploma in Medical Lab Technology, Diploma in Radiography Technology of two years duration with the approval of Pharmacy Council of India and All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi.
The Institute is located in the South of Ranchi City (Capital of Jharkhand State) about one kilometer from Hatia Railway Station and Rly. Divisional HQR., S.E.Rly, and at a similar distance from Ranchi Air-port, in peaceful and pleasant surroundings. Ranchi is situated at an altitude of 640 meters has a cool and healthy climate having headquarters of a number of major Public Sector Undertakings eg. C.C.L., H.E.C., C.M.P.D.I., MECON etc., all having their well equipped spacious hospital. In addition to Rajendra Institute of Medical Science (RIMS) the largest medical complex in the area, a number of other hospitals, nursing homes, pathological laboratories and Medical Stores are also located at Ranchi. The Institute is connected by a large network of inter-state Roadways & Railways from other towns and cities and also by Airways. Location of Institute at Ranchi is a modest endeavour in this direction. The Institute also provides job opportunities to other people in search of oriented education.
- Separate hostel for boys and girls
- Sports & Co-curricular activities
- Medical Care
- Well equipped laboratories
- Computer Lab
- Education tours