Parul Institute of Pharmacy and research has designed conferences every year sponsored by GTU, AICTE & PASM to give a plethora of usable content on a variety of relevant subjects to the students at various levels. It must be beneficial for the researchers to keep up-to-date with the latest changes in technologies happen now a days. As a part of academic conference or symposium, we provide a platform where researchers present and discuss their work and get an important channel for exchange of information between researchers together with academic or scientific journals.


Faculty of Pharmacy, Parul University hosted two days national student symposium Pharmafest 2020.


Pharmafest is a National Level Symposium which is an amalgamation of technical nontechnical sports as well as cultural fiesta. Faculty of Pharmacy, Parul University hosted the celebration of 11th year of Grandeur of Pharmafest 2019. More than 1150 participants from all parts of Gujarat were present and actively participated. The Inaugural function was graced by Dr Geetika Madan Patel (Medical Director), Dr. Komal Patel, Managing Trustee, Parul University, along with other dignitaries.
Varied range of 17 different novel events such as Pharmattoo, Drug Autobiography, Vocal Cyclone, Loguiz, Pharma Vogue along with conventional events such as Innoveron (model), Hang it ( poster), Wrangle over (Debate), Ad mad show (marketing) and Mr.& Ms. Pharmafest. Nontechnical events include Pharmabuzz, Sports like Cricket, PubG, Tug of war and Box football and Kho Kho.


The most awaited event of the year for pharmacy students- Pharmafest was organized by Faculty of Pharmacy. It has been organized every year since 2009 to bring out students’ hidden potentials and creativity. The event encompassed 9 technical and 4 sports competitions going parallel at different locations over two days. The event was effective to attract as many as 900 participants.
The Vice Chancellor, Registrar, Dean and Principal of both the colleges, faculties and participants, gracefully inaugurated the event in the form of balloon ceremony.
The University received enthusiastic participation from student fraternity in the form of 50 poster presentation teams, 20 teams in Pharma Marketing, 23 teams in Pharma Rangoli, 28 Quiz teams and 39 teams for Pharma Recipe competition. Eminent Judges have evaluated all the teams precisely to select the best talents out of the pool of enthusiastic students.There were parallel sports sessions going on at the ground throughout the day. 21 teams of boys and girls cricket and 8 teams of boys and girls volleyball competed for semifinal and final round of the game.
4 technical and 4 sports events were conducted. In model competition, 24 models were showcased, out of which many were working models. At the same time, students exhibited their creativity at Pharma Documentary competition where 10 teams have participated.
Pharma Painting and Extempore Speech competition was also running parallel in the college.
The competitions were followed by cultural program in the auditorium to enliven the atmosphere. Students of Faculty of Pharmacy displayed their theatrical talents in this program. Cash prizes and certificates were distributed to the winners of technical and sports events during valedictory function.

Advances in Formulation Development: Challenges and Applications

Faculty of Pharmacy,Parul University organized International Conference on “Advances in Formulation Development: Challenges and Applications”on March 04-05,2016 in the University campus at Vadodara, which was jointly sponsored by Parul University, GUJCOST (Gandhinagar), ICMR (New Delhi)to highlight the current need,strategies and challenges in development of advanced formulations for serving mankind.More than 300 delegates participated in the conference and approx. 100 entries were received in the poster competition. Dignitaries of National and International repute joined the conference as resource persons. The two days conference was divided in to six scientific talks by the dignitaries and poster presentation session. The delegates took active participation in all the scientific events by interacting with the dignitaries during the talks and the fellow delegates during the poster session.

National Conference On “Particle Technology With Special Emphasis On Nanotechnology”

Two days National Conference On “Particle Technology with Special Emphasis on Nanotechnology” was organized jointly by Parul Institute of Pharmacy and Research (formerly known as Baroda College of Pharmacy) and Parul Institute of Pharmacy on 22nd – 23rd April 2011 at Parul campus, Limda, Vadodara. Prof. S .P. Vyas, Prof. K.K. Singh, Prof. A. N. Mishra, Prof. R. S. Murthy and Dr.J.N.Verma were invited as eminent speakers and they delivered their talk on various topics including choice on carrier system, targeting antiretroviral drug to HIV reservoirs, pulmonary delivery of siRNA, tumour targeting through nano particles, respectively.