FROM PRINCIPAL’S DESK
It gives me an immense pleasure to welcome you all at the website of Marathwada Mitra Mandal’s College of Pharmacy, Thergaon, Pune– 33. Marathwada Mitra Mandal, Pune established in the way back 1967 by Ho n. Late Shri.Shankarraoji Chavan, Ex. Home Minister, Govt. of India. Now Marathwada Mitra Mandal, Pune has established itself as a brand name in education in Commerce, Architecture, Engineering, Interior Designing, Law, Management and Pharmacy etc. Marathwada Mitra Mandal’s College of Pharmacy is established in the year 2006 and offers Two years full time Diploma Course in Pharmacy i.e. D. Pharm., Four Year Full Time Degree Course in Pharmacy i.e. B. Pharm. and Two Years Full Time Post Graduate Degree Course in Pharmacy i.e. M. Pharm. in Pharmaceutics, Pharmacognosy and Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance. The college is also Recognized as an approved center for the Post Graduate Research Center i.e. Ph.D. in Pharmaceutics Sciences by Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune. The courses are approved by AICTE and PCI, New Delhi, Recognized by Govt. of Maharashtra and Directorate of Technical Education, Mumbai (MS), B. Pharm. Course is Permanently Affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune, Maharashtra State Board of Technical Education, Mumbai (MS) (D. Pharm) and Accredited by National Board of Accreditation, New Delhi and the college is Recognized Under Section 2 (f) & 12 (B) of the UGC Act,1956.
Recently college has been awarded by Indus Foundation for Educational Excellence and Recognized as Top 20 Promising Pharmacy Colleges in India -2018 by Higher Education Review Magazine and obtained Platinum Rank in AICTE-CII Survey of Industry Linked Technical Institutes, 2018.
Our motto is “——-building Pharmacy Professionals through Education par Excellence”. www.mmcop.edu.in will give a clear picture about the college.
Dr. Manohar J. Patil
Principal & Prof. of Pharmacognosy
Profile of Principal Dr. Manohar J. Patil
Dr. Manohar J. Patil working as Principal, Professor and HOD of Pharmacognosy. He is Graduated, Post Graduated in Pharmacognosy and Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences from Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune (SPPU).
He has a unique blend of 29 years of professional experience of which 02 years in Industry, Hospital Pharmacy and 27 years in Academics.
He is a recognized PG Teacher SPPU, Pune and Recognized Guide for Ph.D., SPPU, Pune; JNTU Hyderabad. Up till now 3 filed patents,181 Publications and Presentations are on his credit (Publications – 105, Citations – 852, h index – 16, i10 index – 33, g index – 30 & Presentations – 76). He is a co-author of one Book, and also working as a Referee / Reviewer for various CSIR Journals, ECAM (Oxford Journal) and Pharmaceutical Biology (Taylor and Francis). He has guided total 31 students for M. Pharm. and 06 students for Ph.D. from SPPU, Pune; JNTU Hyderabad. His research areas are Phytochemistry, Pharmacological screening of Herbal Drugs (Asthma & Diabetes) and Standardization of Herbal Drugs.
He is instrumental in fetching total Rs. 73.78 Lakhs of Research Grants ( DST FIST – 45.00 Lakhs, Rs. 7.20 Lakhs BCUD, SPPUs, Rs. 9.20 Lakhs from AICTE under Research Promotion Scheme, Rs. 12.38 Lakhs from Industry/Institute sponsored projects) as a Principal Investigator. He has also generated the funds of Rs. 134.06 Lakhs from SPPU, Pune, AICTE, New Delhi under various schemes such as MODROBS (Rs.14.00 Lakhs), IIPC (Rs. 08.00 Lakhs), Research Schemes (Rs. 54.60 Lakhs), Industry/Institute sponsored projects (Rs. 12.38 Lakhs) other QIP grants of (Rs. 35.13 Lakhs) and through consultancy (Rs. 9.95 Lakhs).
He has established active Industry institute partnership Cell and Signed MOUs with Industries (09 Nos.) He has worked as resource person in various seminars, workshops, conference sponsored by university and centrally Funded Agencies and participated as a delegate in many national, International conferences. He has organized 24 conferences/seminars/Workshops uptil now at the institute sponsored by various funding agencies.
At university level he has worked as a Member – Academic Council (2010-2015), Chairman Board of Studies Pharmacognosy (2010-2015) and Member Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences SPPU, Pune (2010-2015, 2005-2010), Member Board of Studies Pharmacology, Toxicology, Pharmacognosy and Quality Assurance at Swami Ramanand Teerth Marathwada University, Nanded and also worked as a Member Board of Studies Pharmacognosy (2005-2010, 2018-2023) SPPU, Pune. He has also worked as a Member on various Committees, Sub-committees and review committees of SPPU, Pune.
He is an Examiner for B.Pharm, M.Pharm and Evaluator (Referee) for Ph.D. for various universities such as SPPU, Pune, North Maharashtra University Jalgaon, Shivaji University Kolhapur, Mumbai University, Mumbai, Bharti Vidyapeeth Pune, Swami RamanandTeerth Marathwada University, Nanded, Manipal University, Manipal, KLE University Belgaum,Rajiv Gandhi Health University, Bangalore etc.
He is an Honorary Secretary, Indian Pharmaceutical Association, Pune Branch and also worked as a Co-chairman Registration committee for 54th IPC, Pune. LOC Co-ordinator and Chairman, Accommodation Committee, APTICON 2014. IPA Pune Branch Representative- State Division Chapter for Pharma Education. Co-ordinator APTI (National) and Editor APTI Newsletter Maharashtra Branch.
He has honored by Adarsh Shikshak Puraskar by Saswad Municipal Corporation, Saswad, Pharmacy Teacher of the Year Award 2010-11 by 54th Indian Pharmaceutical Congress Trust, Pune. Appreciation award for valuable contribution, Support excellence service and tireless effort in the field of Pharmaceutical Education, Research and Development by Association of Pharmaceutical Teachers of India, Maharashtra State Branch. 3E Scholar Excellence Award – 2017 by 3E Innovative Foundation, New Delhi and The Educational leadership Award by the Indus Foundation, Mumbai.
He is a life member of IPA, APTI, Society of Pharmacognosy and Registered Pharmacist
(Regd. No. 17586).