Prabha Harjilal College of Pharmacy & Paraclinical Sciences is a self financing educational institution that has been set up in the State of Jammu & Kashmir at the Madr-e-Meharban Campus of Health Sciences at Chak Bhalwal, on Jammu-Akhnoor Road at Jammu. The institution happens to be the first College of pharmaceutical sciences in the State. With the establishment of center for pharmaceutical sciences education in the State, a long felt deficiency in higher education in the region has been addressed to.
Pharmacists constitute a single largest group of professionals employed by the industry with pay packages comparable to medical and engineering graduates. At senior level, the compensations are no less than that offered in IT industry, service sector, engineering or financial enterprises. At the other end of the spectrum, it is the health sector that offers divesrse and challenging job opportunities to the pharmacist. Traditionally, pharmacist is the first health professional contact for patients in the community in this country who advises and adminsters drugs for minor ailments in a more friendly and acceptable environment.