PCI Extends Application Deadline for 2024-2025 Academic Session

Stakeholders from across the pharmaceutical education sector had expressed concerns and requested additional time for the submission of applications. Acknowledging these appeals, the PCI has now granted an extension, setting the new deadline for application submission on January 30, 2024.

PCI Publishes FAQs on Registration of M.Pharm Students & Payment Updations

The Pharmacy Council of India (PCI) has released clarifications on two issues pertaining to online payments and the registration process for M.Pharm pursuing students on the PCI portal. These FAQs were published on January 18, 2024. The PCI encourages all concerned parties to refer to this clarification and the attached documentation for a seamless experience with the PCI portal.

PCI Issues FAQ To Address Faculty Login Issues

In response to concerns raised by faculty members regarding their non-appearance on the institution’s login after applying, the PCI has announced that the issue has been successfully resolved. An FAQ to this effect was issued on January 9, 2024.

Free Registration of Pharmacists on Pradhan Mantri Jan Aushadhi Pariyojana Website

Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Jan Aushadhi Pariyojana (PMBJP) is an initiative by the Department of Pharmaceuticals, Government of India. PMBI has started an initiative of registering pharmacists on its website. The aim of this exercise is to connect pharmacists with PACS employers and other applicants and to enable them to also become owners of PMBJK.

PCI Extends Application Deadline Due to Technical Issues

In light of this extension, PCI urges all institutions not to delay the submission of applications until the last date. It is emphasized that waiting until the final moments may lead to server congestion, potentially causing delays in the application process. Institutions are encouraged to submit their applications at the earliest, well within the stipulated timeframe.

FAQs For Institutions On PCI Digital Processes

The Pharmacy Council of India (PCI) has observed that institutions utilizing the PCI Digital platform have encountered some common issues. Hence, the PCI has issued FAQs to provide solutions and assistance. These FAQs were published on January 2, 2024.

Exit Examination for D.Pharm Course for 2022-2024 Academic Session

The PCI has emphasised that the candidates who have been admitted in the 2022-2023 academic session for D.Pharm Course and who will pass out in 2023-2024 academic session will not be able to register as registered pharmacists until they fulfill certain criteria.