The Institution was established in the year 1986 at Barpali, the Birth place of Late Genius poet "Gangadhar Meher” by an eminent and enlightened governing body with member of divergent abilities to meet the challenges of health care education and to carter the need of rural population in particular. The Institute has aimed for development of Pharmacy professional in the society. The Institution is affiliated & approved by All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi, Pharmacy Council of India, New Delhi, Odisha State Board of Pharmacy, Odisha, Sambalpur University, Odisha, & Biju Patnaik University of Technology, Rourkela, Odisha.

The Pharmaceutical College, a pharmacy Institution aims at imparting quality pharmacy education and Programme and forging the youth in to formidable force to carter the need of the nation “Health for All” over a period of two decades, it has come to symbolized truest sprit of dedication to the task of maintaining a standard of pharmacy education which can be started as being second to none.

The Pharmaceutical College, Barpali is imparting Degree and Diploma courses in Pharmacy with intake capacity 60 each. The Institute also offers 2 years PG course in Pharmacy (M.Pharm) in three specializations ‘Pharmacognosy’, ‘Pharmaceutics’ & ‘Pharmacology’ with intake capacity of 10, 18 & 18 respectively.