Principal’s Message

Director cum Principal

Dr. Mahendra Singh Ashawat
M.Pharm, Ph.D.
Dear Students and Parents !

Welcome to the Laureate Institute of Pharmacy, Kathog, Kangra (Himachal Pradesh), an institution of academic excellence and achievement, was established in 2007. It is amongst one of the finest college within the H.P. Technical University of H.P. State.
It was started with a vision to nurture talent into all round excellence by providing an educational experience which is intellectually inspiring and technologically innovative and produce not just professionals but visionaries of tomorrow.
Himalayan a Proximity of Kangra, which is one of the most progressive region of Himachal Pradesh, adds an edge to our efforts through healthy industry-institute linkage as the emerging trends in the field of Pharma require special technical and managerial skills coupled with appropriate training, hands on experience and wide exposure to the state-of- the-art practices. In addition to a well structured yet flexible curriculum, our institute provides ample opportunity for active research collaborations with Pharma Industries to equip our students to develop a strong set of competencies desired in today’s hyper-competitive world. Hence, the Institute is constantly seeking collaboration with some of the leading Pharma Industries across the area and preparing itself to impart education in cutting edge technologies including, Industrial, clinical Pharmacy. While doing so, the future sustainability of mankind is being always kept as the uppermost objective.
In order to achieve our top most agenda i.e. ‘Proud to be Professional and Technical Pharmacist’, the institute is making every effort to provide a thump foundation in the Pharma field to its students so that they can contribute towards better and healthier tomorrow.

As a Principal, I take this opportunity to invite you to join our endeavor in shaping the bright future for Pharmacy profession and solicit participation from all those who are concerned and associated with the Development of our profession.
Once again, I take this opportunity to welcome dear students and parents to this new academic session (2019-20). I hope that every our student is well equipped for ahead Semester examinations (I wish to convey ; Don’t Stress! Do your best! Forget the Rest), then we will offer an enjoyable semester break and again all my students will  get ready for another exciting  academic year. The new Academic Year brings in renewed energy and strengthening of our resolve to fulfill all that has been planned for the students. There are new goals to identify and dreams to be turned into reality.
I would also like to welcome our new students and their parents with a definite assurance that you will find the Institute welcoming and warm at heart, with an energetic environment, conducive to learning and professional growth.
In the same lieu I am honored to Inform you that in the year 2018 we were committed to organized different events;

  •   22-26th January,2018:  Days Residential DST Sponsored Internship Camp Organized at Laureate institute: 13 Eminent Professor and Scientists from Central University and NIT’s  delivered their  interactive talk  to Student, 100 students from entire state participated.
  • 30-31st, Jan.2018 -AICTE Sponsored National Conference on ” Phytoconstituents; An Advances in Drug Delivery System.
  • 24-26 March-2018: In Capacity of Organizing Secretary, State Level H.P. Technical University Sport Meet 2018 was conducted and More than 700 students participated from entire engineering and Pharmacy , Management Institutions.
  • 4-5  August-2018; Institutional Collaborative International 18th Annual Pharmceutical and Medical Sci. Congress was Organized at Bangkok.
  •  24-28-Dec.2018: 5 Days Residential  DST Inspire Internship: 12 Professor and Senior Academician from Central University and NIT’s  delivered their  interactive talk  to Student, 100 students from entire state participated.

At the start on year 2019  we organized PCI sponsored Continuing Education Program from  5-8 Jan 2019: 3 Days Pharmacy Council of India sponsored CEP is organized and 12 Eminent Professor and Scientists from various University and NIPER ‘s  delivered their  interactive talk to enhance morale and professional integrity of Pharmacy teachers .

Institute also has a custom-built campus including a library, seminar rooms, laboratories and research facilities. An extensive sports fields, table tennis hall and indoor sports facilities including a state-of- the-art Fitness Center, Climbing wall and Courts for Basketball, Volleyball, Badminton, Karate and Aerobics are available in campus to accomplish overall development of students.
As we look ahead to 2020 our key priorities are to established well repute H.P. Technical University  off Campus Research Center of Pharmacy  in Himachal State. Laureate beyond 2019 will be a Worthy Pharmacy Institute characterized by ‘aspiration and ambition’ – an aspirational destination for students and staff, and ambitious and aspirational in itself.
I would Like to congratulate all our dear students who were competently qualify Central University/GPAT/NIPER Entrance examination-2019 and remaining those are selected in Pharmacompanies.

Dear parents, you will feel this Laureate Institute of Pharmacy as a vibrant learning pharmacy platform that always encourages a three-way partnership between students, parents and the college. The strength of that partnership could be seen as success reflection in our students. My dear students, as you leave this college, expect that some challenges await you, which of course, I strongly believe going by your antecedents and the manner you have conducted yourselves over the past four years and the skills and knowledge we have imparted in you, you will surely overcome them.
At this point, I want to implore my dear outgoing students to always see yourselves as good ambassadors of this Pharmacy Institute and never allow selfish interest to blemish the integrity you have nurtured over the years in this great Institute. Be kind and good to people you meet on your way up. Think big thoughts and be optimistic in whatever you are doing.
Again, I would be pleased to welcome newcomer students to Laureate Institute of Pharmacy at any time. We would be delighted to be involved in the education of your child and to foster in her/him the values we value and seek for our departing collegians.
To learn more about us, you can always browse our website or visit our campus, where I will personally be there to welcome you.

With best wishes,

Dr. Mahendra Singh Ashawat
Director cum Principal