Dr. Rahul H. Khiste

Name Dr. Rahul H. Khiste
Qualification M. Pharm., Ph.D.
Designation Associate Professor & Head, Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry & Quality Assurance Technique, Dean, Training, Placement, III, EDC.
Official Address Marathwada Mitra Mandal’s College of Pharmacy, Thergaon (Kalewadi), Pune-411033 (M.S.).
Phone & Email 9960700128
rahulkhiste@yahoo.com
Qualifications with Class / Grade UG: B.Pharm (First Class)- Pune University 
PG: M.Pharm (First Class)- Pune Universirty
Ph.D.: Pharmaceutical Sciences- NIMS University, Jaipur, Rajasthan
Other: Post Graduate Diploma in Patent Law at NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad
Total Experience in Years Teaching: 10 Industry: – 08 Research: 08
Subjects Taught Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Drug Regulatory Affairs, Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence.
Area of Research SAR based drug designing, heterocyclic chemistry, microwave assisted synthesis and development of various analogues for anti hyperlipidemic, anti-inflammatory agents.
Papers Published International- 06
National- 02
Papers presented in conference 14
Cumulative Impact Factor 3.65
H-Index 03
i10 Index 01
g Index
Citations 24
PhD Guide? Give field & University Field: Pharmaceutical Chemistry – Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune.
PhDs /Projects Guided PhDs : Nil Projects at Masters level: 05
RecentPublications/Patents (Last 5 years) Publications   

  1. Rahul H. Khiste*, Ashok G. Peepliwal , Hemant Kumar Jain, ‘A Novel Synthesis Route to Indolopyridoquinazoline Alkaloid Analogues from Condensed Pyrimidine Scaffolds’ Published in Indo American Journal of Pharmaceutical Research, Jan.2016, Volume 6, Issue 01, Page.No.4055 – 4061. DOI: 1044/1980-iajpr.160111.
  2. Rahul H. Khiste, P. H. Sakpal, Outcome based learning for overall development of pharmacy students, International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research, APTICON-2015, Indore. 9 th-11th-October2015 PE-10,P.No-768-770.
  3. P. H. Sakpal, S. M. Narayankar, R. H. Khiste, B. A. Agarwal, S. D. Dalvi, P. L. Ingale, C. L. Bhingare ‘Development of RP- HPLC method for estimation of Rosuvastatin in tablet dosage form’ International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research. APTICON-2015, Indore. 9 th-11th-October-2015,PB-51, P.No-500-502.
  4. P. H. Sakpal, Ms. S.U. Divekar, Mrs. B. A. Agarwal, Mr. R. H. Khiste, ‘Development of UV-Visible Spectrophotometric Method for Estimation of Atazanavir in Tablet Dosage Form’ published in International Journal of Chemical Sciences, on 10/12/2014, Volume-12.Issue-04, Page No.1545-1549. ISSN: 0972-768X
Reviewer/ Editorial board member for journals Reviewer
Arabian Journal of Chemistry (Publisher: Elsevier)
Professional Memberships
  • Maharashtra State Pharmacy Council (Registration Number) : 62733
  • Life Member- Association of Pharmacy Teachers of India- MA/LM-1589.
  • Life Member, International Society for Research and Development,(ISRD), Membership ID-F3140901079
Research Grants Received
  • Grant received under from BCUD University of Pune (2.0 Lakhs) for the Research Project entitled ‘Development of new synthetic route and to synthesize different Rutaecarpine analogues as potential therapeutic agents’
  • Grant received under from BCUD University of Pune (1.6 Lakhs) for the Research Project entitled ‘Design, Synthesis and Biological Evaluation of some Novel Triazolo-Oxadiazole derivatives.’
IT Skills
  • MS-Word/Excel.
  • MS-Power point.
  • QSAR, ChemDraw 6.0 Ultra.
  • Design Expert Software for designing of experiments (Version 8.0.1).
  • Minitab.
  • Kinetica  5.1 (PK/PD Software).
Extension work
  • Organized Entrepreneurship Awareness Programs in association with MCED, Pune.
  • Organized Career Guidance Sessions, Industrial Training, Visits for B. Pharm & M. Pharm Students.
  • Organized ON/OFF Campus Drive for B. Pharm & M. Pharm Students.
  • Inculcate values and ethics in the students whom I taught/guide at various levels.
  • Conducted workshop on motivation, personality development and memorizing skills for B. Pharm. students.
  • Organized blood donation camp and motivated students to donate blood.
Administrative Experience/Recognition/Awards
  • Chairman  & Examiner on various University Practical Exams.
  • Achieved Second Rank in Pharmacy Aptitude Test-2010 (PAT-2010), Level-III, 13th Feb.2010 organized by Pharma Care Society and International Journal of Pharmaceutical Research.
  • Successfully completed the PCT_101E-DL101PCT Introduction to the Patent Cooperation Treaty conducted by World Intellectual property organization, WIPO Academy. (2018)
  • Successfully completed the DL-101 General course on Intellectual property conducted by World Intellectual property organization, WIPO Academy.
  • Successfully completed PG Diploma in Intellectual Property -Patent Law from NALSAR University Hyderabad.