frequently asked questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Refresher Course

What is refresher course?
It is two days program for continuing education and knowledge updation in field of pharmacy

Who can do refresher course?
Pharmacist registered with Gujarat State Pharmacy Council and having valid registration certificate are elgible for doing refresher course.

Is it compulsory to do refresher course?
Yes, it is mandatory for renewal of application.

How can I do refresher course?
Please check the schedules and select suitable institute for doing refresher course. Pharmacist shall contact that institute for enrollment, fees and other details. The list is available on website in Refresher Course section.

What is syllabus for refresher course?
Please refer to website section of Refresher Course for complete details.

I want more information on refresher course?
Please contact the pharmacy college offering Refresher Course in association with GSPC for more information.

I have already completed refresher course but my certificate is pending. Can I apply for Renewal of certificate?
Please contact Pharmacy Council to know exact status of your certificate and eligibility for application of Renewal of Certificate.


Pharmacist Applications

Fresh Registration
Who is eligible for fresh registration?
Anyone who has completed diploma in pharmacy or bachelor in pharmacy from PCI approved pharmacy college and above 18 years of age is eligible for application. The applicant should have completed course from Pharmacy College of Gujarat.

What are the documents required for fresh registration?
Please browse New Registration section in website for complete details.

Can I apply online?
Yes. You can apply online for fresh registration. The application will be reviewed and if all documents are OK, you will receive a payment gateway link for payments. Once payment is done, you would be alloted an appointment slot for physical verification of original documents and pharmacist photo. You will have to come on date and time alloted for new registration.

Renewal of Registration
What is renewal of registration?
Renewal refers to pharmacist whose certificate is valid and have to apply for increasing validity. For example, if certificate is valid upto 31st December 2016, you can renew it upto 31 March 2017. After which you will have to apply for Re-Entry.

My registration expires on 31st December. So when to renew it?
You have to renew it by 31 March of next year. You can not renew it earlier to 31 December and not later than 31 March.

Is refresher course compulsory?
Yes, it is mandatory for pharmacist to complete 'Refresher Course' before application for Renewal.

Can I make online application?
Yes, you can apply online with online payments. No physical coming to council is required. But sending attested copies of documents to pharmacy council by speed-post / ordinary post is compulsory along with 40/- Rs postal stamp self-address envelope to recieve your renewal reciept.


Online Applications

First Time Login
Who can login and apply through online portal?
Registered Pharmacist with valid G number can apply online.

I am first time user, what is procedure to login into pharmacist portal?
Please refer to online application guideline.

From where can I get my user ID and password?
It would be sent to your registered email address. 

My email and mobile number are not updated in council database. How to login?
In case, you do not remember your registered email address, you can send details using contact webmaster link in the footer of the login page. It will send your email to web administrator and your user id and password would be provided in email after account verification.

Fresh Application
How to make fresh application for council certificate through online portal?
Click on link 'Fresh Registration' and follow the steps.

• What if I am not available on date of appointment allotted through system?
You can contact council for updating your time and appointment, if required.

Other Applications
How to use the pharmacist panel for renewal, re-entry, change in name and other applications accepted at council ?
Please refer to online application guideline for stepwise instruction of application and payments.

What are transaction charges applied for online payment?
Please refer to online application guideline for stepwise instruction of application and payments.