A candidate who has undergone any of the following courses and passed the examination with an aggregate of 50% marks in overall and 50% marks in the optional subject.

a) Higher secondary examination of Govt. of Kerala with Physics, Chemistry & Biology/Mathematics/ Computer Science/ Biotechnology as optional subjects

b) Any other Examination with Physics, Chemistry & Biology /Mathematics/Computer Science / Biotechnology as optional subjects approved as equivalent to any of the above examinations by the Kerala University of Health Sciences

Minimum qualification for admission directly to second year of the B.Pharm course (Lateral admission) a) A candidate who has passed the Diploma in Pharmacy course of Educational Regulations 1991 under Pharmacy act 1948 from an institution approved by the Pharmacy Council of India with a minimum of 50% marks in the final year examinations.

The Selection of students for the B. Pharm course shall be made based strictly on merit as decided by the competent authority approved by the Government of Kerala/Kerala University of Health Sciences and as per guidelines of the Pharmacy Council of India.

Medium of instruction: Medium of instruction shall be English