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Tamil Nadu D Pharm Admission 2022: Eligibility, Application Form and Selection

Rahul Raj
Rahul RajUpdated On: June 16, 2022 11:39 pm IST

D Pharm admissions in Tamil Nadu are based on merit. Check out the important dates, eligibility criteria, application, and counseling process for TN D Pharm Admissions 2022 here.

Tamil Nadu DPharm Admission 2022: Eligibility, Application Form and Selection

D Pharmacy (D Pharm) is a two-year pharmacy diploma programme. Most colleges base their D Pharm admissions on the results of a university or state-level entrance examination, such as SPPSPTM, GUJCET, UPSEE, MHCET, and so on. To begin the admission process, some colleges hold their own entrance exams such as BITSAT, MET, and so on. Several states also hold the D Pharm Admission 2022 by releasing merit lists for candidates who have been shortlisted based on state-level entrance exams. To be eligible for admission to the D Pharm Course, candidates must have at least 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology as compulsory subjects. Learn More About Pharmacy Programs.

Tamil Nadu Health Association is in charge of D Pharm admissions in the state. Admission to D Pharm colleges in TN is based on merit, and counselling is held for the same. Tamil Nadu D Pharm admissions 2022 are expected to begin soon. As a result, any candidate who wishes to pursue a 2-year diploma in pharmacy in the state must adhere to the guidelines outlined below.

Tamil Nadu D Pharm Highlights 2022

Some of the major highlights of Tamil Nadu D Pharm admissions 2022 are as follows:

Admission Process


Conducting Body


(Tamil Nadu Health Association)

Contact Information


Tel.: 044-24615989

Tamil Nadu D Pharm Important Dates 2022

As soon as the official notification is issued, the Tamil Nadu Health Association will publish the following TN D Pharm important dates:

Important Events


Commencement of online application

To be Notified

Last Date to submit the online application

To be Notified

Last Date to submit the application form along with documents

To be Notified

Declaration of Merit List

To be Notified

Allotment of Seats

To be Notified

Tamil Nadu D Pharm Eligibility Criteria 2022

The following students are eligible for D Pharm admissions in Tamil Nadu:

Course Name    

Eligibility Criteria                                                                                                                 

D Pharm

  • Candidates must have passed H.S.C with Physics, Botany, Chemistry, and Zoology orPhysics, Mathematics, Chemistry and Biology as their main subject or its equivalent

  • At the time of Admission, the Candidates should be at least 17 years (Maximum Age= 30 Years)

  • For SC/ST Candidates the maximum age limit is 35 years.

Tamil Nadu D Pharm Application Process 2022

The online application for D Pharm for Government and Self Financing Colleges will be available on the official website of the Tamil Nadu Health Department-

  • Visit the official website to apply.
  • Fill out the application form completely, leaving no mandatory sections blank.
  • The applicant must provide their Class 10th, 11th, and 12th marks, Transfer Certificate, Proof of Study from Class 6 to 12, and Community Certificate when filling out the application form.
  • After completing the application form, candidates must submit it, along with any supporting documentation, to the selection committee by the deadline.
  • The Selection Committee will assign the applicant an Application Registration Number.
  • Candidates can track their applications from the college's official website by entering their application number.

Address- The Secretary, Selection Committee, No.162, E.V.R. Periyar High Road, Kilpauk, Chennai-10.

Documents Required for Tamil Nadu D Pharm Admission 2022

Some of the important documents required for D Pharm admissions in Tamil Nadu are as follows:

  • H.S.C. examination Certificate and Mark sheet
  • H.S.C Admit Card/ Hall Ticket

  • Class 10th Certificate

  • Transfer certificate

  • Nativity certificate

  • Permanent Community Certificate

  • Certificate for proof of study from Class 6th to 12th.

Note:- Candidates are instructed to enclose only the photocopies (not original) of the following certificates in the A4 Envelope along with the application.

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Tamil Nadu D Pharm Selection Process 2022

The selection of the applicant for the D Pharm in TN is made on the basis of merit, i.e. the performance of candidates in the last qualifying test. The TN D Pharm merit list will be prepared on the basis of the formula mentioned below:

*Merit List/ Ranking= (X+Y) OR (Z+Y) OR (W+Y)/ Maximum total marks in subjects X 100

X= Total marks obtained in Biology

Y= Total marks secured in Physics and Chemistry

Z= Total marks secured in Botany and Zoology

W= Total marks secured in Mathematics

Tamil Nadu D Pharm Merit List 2022

The merit list will be available on the official website of the Tamil Nadu Health Department. Candidates whose names appear on the merit list will be eligible to attend the Tamil Nadu D Pharm Counselling.

Tamil Nadu D Pharm Counselling Process 2022

Candidates will be contacted for TN D Pharm counselling based on their position on the merit list. The counselling schedule will be posted on the official website. Before attending the counselling process, candidates must pay a processing fee of Rs 250/- (Non-Refundable) by Demand Draft (DD) made payable to "The Secretary, Selection Committee, Kilpauk, Chennai-10" in Chennai.

Candidates may select the college of their choice during the counselling process, and seats will be distributed based on availability. If a candidate is unable to attend the counselling on the date and time specified due to unforeseen circumstances, their parent may attend on their behalf.

Special Categories

  • Special Category Counseling (Ex-Servicemen & PwD) will be done before the General Category. But there will be no re-allocation / change of college after the counselling process
  • Number of Seats Reserved for Children of Ex-Servicemen in Government College = 8 Seats

Note:- Candidates who do not receive the call letter will also take part in the counselling session.

D Pharm Top Colleges in Tamil Nadu 2022

Some of the top colleges that offer D Pharm admissions in Tamil Nadu along with their course fee can be checked below:


Name of College


Approximate Annual Fees


Dr M.G.R. Educational And Research Institute


Rs 1,30,000/-


Sree Sastha Group of Institutions


Rs 95,000/-


Chettinad Academy of Research and Education




The Erode College of Pharmacy & Research Institute


Rs 28,000/-


Bharath Institute of Higher Education and Research


Rs 60,000/-


Swamy Vivekanandha College of Pharmacy




Madurai Medical College



Fill out our common application form if you wish to apply for admissions to one of the colleges mentioned above. Our experts can provide you with all the important details about the colleges.

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