NIPER Kolkata is an Indian public Pharmacy research university, and a part of the seven schools, under India's Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers. The institute offers Masters and Doctoral degrees in pharmaceutical sciences. As an Institute of National Importance it plays an important role in the Human Resource Development for the ever growing Indian Pharmaceutical industry, which has been in the forefront of India’s science-based industries with wide ranging capabilities in this important field of drug manufacture. Under Indian Institute of Chemical Biology, The institute offers a 2-year PG degree course; MS (Pharm.) in 3 disciplines ( Medicinal Chemistry, Natural Products and Pharmacoinformatics).
NIPER Kolkata will provide the facilities of X-ray Diffraction, Atomic Force Microscope, Protein Micro Array, General Proteomic and Imaging facility, a state-of-the-art Animal House and Stem Cell facility, Bio-Safety (Level 3) facility, CHN Analyzer and many more instrumental facility for research. NIPER Kolkata will focus not only on research, but also on innovation in the field of pharmacy.