Mar Dioscorus College of Pharmacy aims to become the leader for pharmaceutical learning and research while developing and empowering the students to inspire and contribute to the society.
Established in 2004 Mar Dioscorus College of Pharmacy is the flagship of the Charitable and Educational Society of the Thiruvananthapuram Orthodox Diocese (Reg. No. 977/91) and offers a four year B.Pharm Degree Course affiliated to Kerala University of Health Sciences, Thrissur, No. 737/Ac1/1/2010/kuhas dated 8 November 2010 and approved by PCI Ref. No. 17-1/2010-PCI/3531 - 762 dated 7 May 2010, AICTE No. South-West Region/KERALA-17-BLANK/2010/EOA dated 14 December 2010 and Government of Kerala G.O.(Rt) No. 2850/04/H&FWD dated 8 October 2004. Visionaries in imparting quality education in the field of pharmacy the college also focusses on the total development of individuals in their field of expertise and prompting them to contribute to the overall development of the nation. Situated on a 10 acre campus in Thiruvananthapuram, the capital city of Kerala, in a serene location, it is the only self financing pharmacy college in the city of Thiruvananthapuram. Mar Dioscorus College of Pharmacy has a state of art infrastructure and an environment for development and learning led by a leadership with progressive attitude.
Laboratory-The Human Anatomy and Physiology, Pharmaceutical Chemistry labs, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacognosy labs, Pharmacology and Computer labs are all made in accordance with the stipulations of the concerned authorities and maintained well with the help of dedicated and assigned lab staff. There is also a well maintained medicinal garden and animal house.
TransportationThe college provides to and fro transportation from the college to the city centre. The college hostels are well connected to college by college buses.
Excellent hostel facilities are provided by the College. Dedicated staff take care of the students. Mens hostel is situated at Palayam opposite to AKG center managed by MGOCSM of the Orthodox Church. Ladies hostel is situated in Kesavadasapuram managed by senior and able wardens. Food at moderate rate and neat rooms are provided to students.