·         Establishment Year: 2000

·         Location: Nagapattinam

·         Website: www.egsppharma.org

·         Affiliated To: The Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University

·         Approved By: PCI

·         Contact No.: +91-4365-251260

E.G.S.Pillay College of Pharmacy, Nagapattinam was established by the G.S.Pillay & Sons Charitable and Educational Trust. The college was founded in the year 2000. It is affiliated to The Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University, Chennai. The courses are approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) & Pharmacy Council of India (PCI), New Delhi.


The campus of the college is located on Nagore Road, Nagapattinam, TamilNadu. The College is well-connected with the road & rail transportation. The nearest railway station from the campus is Nagapattinam Junction Railway Station. It is situated just 5 km away from the college campus.


There are well-furnished lecture halls with the audio-visual aids. The college has a state-of-the-art computer lab, which is equipped with latest computer technology along with broadband internet connections. There is a well-maintained library with a huge gathering of the books, national and international journal, CD’s, audiovisual aids and internet facilities. The college also offers other facilities like as air-conditioned & well-equipped machine room, laboratories, transport, medicinal herbal garden, animal house, auditorium and seminar hall. The college has a separate hostel facilities for boys and girls.


E.G.S.Pillay College of Pharmacy, Nagapattinam imparts diploma, undergraduate, postgraduate courses. The courses are Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharma), Diploma in Pharmacy (B.Pharma), Master of Pharmacy (M.Pharma) & Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D).

Pharmacy Courses:

  • Pharma (Two Years)
  • Pharma (Four Years)
  • Pharma (Two Years)
    • Pharmaceutics
    • Pharmaceutical Analysis
    • Pharmacology
  • D (Six Years)


The college has an active Training & Placement cell which aims to offer suitable jobs to the students. The placement cell organizes campus interviews, written tests, pre-placement talks every year. The cell helps the students to bring out their talents & also face the challenges to join the selected organizations