Ashoke K Ghosh


Prof. Ashoke K. Ghosh is a Pharmaceutical Technologist, having more than 40 yrs. of experience in the field of Pharmacy, Biotechnology & Academic-Administration upto the level of Vice Chancellor of a University, in which he has contributed thirteen years in the Pharmaceutical Industries as Manufacturing Chemist. He played a key role of an architect in building Private Degree Pharmacy colleges in West Bengal, India (from 2000 to 2009) as one of the founder members of at least four pharmacy colleges. Nine scholars under his supervision have already obtained their Ph.D. degrees and he has published more than eighty publications in National and International refereed, peer reviewed and indexed journals either alone or as a co-author. He has become the pioneer in the field of Phytopharmaceuticals and Phytochemistry. Two books, ‘Studies on Talispatra Leaves- a Positive Outcome with New Molecules’, ISBN 9783659395291 and ‘Phytochemical and Pharmacological Investigation on ‘keshya’ Herbs’, ISBN  9783330017009 have already been published under his authorship and co-authorship respectively. He is one of the advisory and editorial board members of reputed pharmaceutical journals. He is the Reviewer of International pharmacy journals of repute. He enjoys the Life Membership of several Professional Associations or Bodies. His contribution in the field of Pharmacy in India has been awarded several times by esteemed institutions.

Research Interest

Pharmacy, Biotechnology