MCOPS, one of the premier institutions in India provides professional courses in Pharmacy.

MCOPS started offering Diploma in Pharmacy (DPharm) education in 1963 and became a degree college for Bachelor of Pharmacy (BPharm) program in 1965. Eventually, MCOPS became the first college to offer a postgraduate course (MPharm) in Karnataka in 1970 and the Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) program in 2008 in India.

International Collaborations

The success of a fruitful outcome of research lies in the collaborations with globally reputed institutions. Keeping this slogan in mind, MCOPS with the help of Manipal Academy of Higher Education is able to establish collaboration with several reputed (Tier I) institutions in the country and abroad such as Griffith Health University, Australia; University of Lille , France; University of Findlay, USA; University Sains, Malaysia; The University of Sydney, Australia;  University of Kentucky, USA; Universitas Airlangga, Indonesia; RAK Medical & Health Sciences University, UAE; University of Southern California, USA; King's College London, UK; AIMST University, Malaysia; UCSI University, Malaysia; The University of South Australia; WROCLAW University of Science and Technology, Poland; The University of Mississippi, USA; University of Nizwa, Oman; Biotherapeutics Laboratory, University of South Carolina School of Medicines, Columbia, SC, USA; University of Brighton; Monash University, Malaysia. 

These collaborations are helpful for the academic enrichment of both institutions (Joint education and research activities, Exchange of visiting scholars, graduate and undergraduate students).