Top Reference books for GPAT and NIPER


GRADUATE PHARMACY APTITUDE TEST (GPAT) is a national level entrance exam conducted by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) every year as per the directions of Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India. This test facilitates institutions to select suitable Pharmacy graduates for admission into the Master’s (M.Pharm) program. The GPAT is a three-hour computer based online test which is conducted in a single session. The GPAT score is accepted by all AICTE-Approved Institutions/University Departments/Constituent Colleges/Affiliated Colleges. A few scholarships and other financial assistance in the field of Pharmacy are also given on the basis of the GPAT score.

Here are the Top Reference books for every specialization.

Top Reference Books for GPAT:

A) Pharmaceutics:

  1. Theory and practice of Industrial Pharmacy: Liebermann and Lachman
  2. Physical Pharmacy: Martin
  3. Unit Operation: Subramanyam
  4. Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics: D.M.Brahmankar

B) Analysis:

  1. Organic Spectroscopy: Y.R.Sharma
  2. Instrumental Methods of Chemical Analysis: G.R.Chatwal

C) Chemistry:

  1. Organic Chemistry: Morison and Boyd
  2. Biochemistry: U.Satyanarayana
  3. Chemistry of Natural Drugs: O.P.Agarwal
  4. Medicinal chemistry: Wilson and Gisvold, Ashutoshkar

D) Pharmacology:

  1. Essentials of Medical Pharmacology: K.D.Tripathi
  2. Pharmacology: Rand and Dale’s
  3. Basics and Clinical Pharmacology: Katzung

E) Pharmacognosy:

  1. Pharmacognosy: C.K.Kokate
  2. Pharmacognosy: Trease and Evans

F) Miscellaneous:

  1. Science and Practice of Pharmacy: Remington



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