American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS) National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER) Student Chapter has seen 13 years of excellence coupled with growth and expansion. Starting with 24 members, Chapter now has over 90 members. The Student Chapter portrays the ideology “Of the students, by the students and for the students”; wherein it strives to fulfill the needs of students by organizing talk sessions on diverse topics; from scientific advancements to professional development. Driven by committed and zealous executive student body, Chapter provides hands-on experience of event management and an opportunity to communicate and build relationships with professionals of the field. It works for the betterment of students, both “on- and off-campus” by organizing community outreach drives and interactive sessions. The chapter has also stepped into various activities such as industry visits, workshops, student’s journal clubs and it also marks its presence in AAPS and other international conferences. The Student Chapter is flourishing at an ever increasing pace, doing multiple activities to embody the purpose of AAPS Student Chapter. It is growing in reputation as a driving force for knowledge-based awareness.
The mission of AAPS NIPER Student Chapter is to promote participation of students in various AAPS activities, increase awareness to the latest advances in pharmaceutical sciences, provide opportunities for professional and personal growth, improve soft-skills and leadership qualities, involve them in different cultures and ensure inclusive growth