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Dr. Suma B Venkatappa

Associate Professor

Dr Suma B Venkatappa is an Associate Professor at the Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry under the Faculty of Pharmacy at RUAS. She has 22 years of academic and research experience to her credit. As a Research Guide, she has been approved to guide postgraduates under Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences and also postgraduate and PhD scholars of Ramaiah University of Applied sciences.

She has life memberships at Karnataka State Pharmacy Council and Association of Pharmacy Teachers of India. She has lent her editing skills by taking on the responsibilities of being an Academic Editor for the Journal of Complementary and Alternative Medical Research. She is also on the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Chemistry, Pharmacy and Technology. She completed her PhD studies in Pharmacy at SASTRA University, Tanjore (2017).


  • Ph.D.

    SASTRA University, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu

  • M.Pharm

    Bangalore University

  • B.Pharm,

    Bangalore University


Total Experience: 25.08 Years.

Presently working as Assistant Professor, Dept. of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy

Training Experience

Handling all the analytical instruments, working knowledge of softwares like Auto dock,Design expert tool,Graph Pad Prism

Research Interest

Molecular modelling, QSAR studies,Synthetic Chemistry ( Conventional and Microwave), Analytical method development and validationby spectrophotometric and chromatographic techniques

Research Expertise

Pharmaceutical Chemistry: Anlytical Chemistry and Synthetic Chemistry

  • Best Teacher Performer 2012 – Q.A. audit by students & peers evaluation: Appreciation by the Chief Executive, Gokula Education Foundation (Medical)
  • Award for Excellence for Women (2013) by Gokula Education Foundation
  • Global Management council has awarded the prestigious” Adarsh Vidya Saraswati Rashtriya Puraskar,” by Glacier Journal Of Scientific Research for the academic year 2018
  • Certificate for excellence in reviewing by Journal of Advances in Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Sciences for the year 2017 

  • Karnataka State Pharmacy Council

    Life Member

  • Association of Pharmacy Teachers of India

    Life Member