HITS has proudly established its health professional course that links health sciences and chemical sciences in 2005. The rapid growth of population demands better health care facilities and innovative research studies in pharmaceutical and bio-tech industry. As there is unprecedent demand for pharmacist’s today VPR has taken a forward step and started college of pharmacy which produced University top rankers and gold medalists.
National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER), Hyderabad is an "Institute of National Importance" with proclaimed objectives of becoming Centre of Excellence for advanced research in pharmaceutical sciences. NIPER-Mohali was the first institute established in the year 1998 under the aegis of Department of Pharmaceuticals, Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, the Govt. of India. Later, the DOP established 6 new NIPERs across the country including NIPER-Hyderabad which started functioning from 19th October 2007, from the premises of erstwhile R&D Centre of IDPL, Balanagar, Hyderabad.