The department of Pharmacology of Sree Balaji Medical College and hospital was established in 2003 with the goal of offering excellent teaching and research for the undergraduate M.B.B. S, B.Sc Nursing, B.P.T,A.H.S students. Since its inception it has been growing with leaps and bounds and achieved a status of offering post graduate course in M.D.Pharmacology .
Department also has a student’s clinical pharmacology laboratory accommodating 80 students at a time and CAL laboratory (Computer assisted learning) with 25 computers for animal simulation study. It has a well-spaced experimental laboratory with availability of sophisticated analytical equipment such as spectrophotometer, Centrifuge, In vitro and in vivo pharmacological/ toxicological screening equipment’s include Polygraph, tissue bath set-up, physiography, electro cardio graph. Rota-rod, actophotometer, analgesiometer, elevated plus maze for behavioural screening and basic equipment such as pH meter, electronic balances, Microscopes, Liquid nitrogen cylinder etc. are available in the department. The department have an animal house to conduct animal experiments.