Right to Information

Right to Information Act 2005

Right to Information Act 2005 Right to Information and obligations of public authorities [under Section 4(1)(b)]

About Act

Right to Information means the right of

  • inspection of work, documents, records
  • taking notes, extracts or, certified copies of documents or records
  • taking certified samples of material;
  • obtaining information in the form of diskettes, floppies, tapes, video cassettes or in any other electronic mode or through printouts where such information is stored in a computer or in any other device subject to relevant provisions in this regard

Objective/purpose of the Act

To provide available information of the Institute as enshrined in RTI ACT to the Indian citizen on payment of prescribed fees.

Users : Citizens of India.

Name : National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Ahmedabad

Functions and Duties: As per NIPER Act

Powers and duties of its officers and employees:As per NIPER Act

The procedure followed in the decision making process, including channels of supervision and accountability: As per NIPER Act

The norms set by it for the discharge of its functions:As per NIPER Act

The rules, regulations, instructions, manuals and records, held by it or under its control or used by its employees for discharging its functions:As per NIPER Act

A statement of the categories of documents that are held by it or under its control:
Administrative Office Orders/ Decisions and guidelines of Steering Committee, financial record of the Institute. Purchase records, Academic records related to students, examination etc.

The particulars of any arrangement that exists for consultation with or representation by the member so of the public in relation to the formulation of its policy or implementation thereof:

Interested persons may write to the Public Information Officer of the Institute for any further information

A statement of the boards, councils, committees and other bodies consisting of two or more persons constituted as its part or for the purpose of its advice, and as to whether meetings of those boards, councils, committees and other bodies are open to the public, or the minutes of such meetings are accessible for public

The Main Committees are Governing body Committee, Steering Committee, and Examination committee. Meetings of this Committees/Board are not open to Public. Minutes of the meeting are not accessible to public. Details of committees available at link: About NIPER

A directory of its officers and employees: Information given at the following links

Faculty : https://niperahm.res.in/faculty

Staff : https://niperahm.res.in/staff

The monthly remuneration received by each of its officers and employees, including the system of compensation as provided in its regulations
At Present all the faculty and staff are on contract basis with consolidated emoluments.

The budget allocated to each of its agency, indicating the particulars of all plans, proposed expenditures and reports on disbursements made:

Details are available in Annual Report at Link: https://niperahm.res.in/annual-report

The manner of execution of subsidy programmes, including the amounts allocated and the details of beneficiaries of such programmes: No Subsidy is given

Particulars of recipients of concessions, permits or authorizations granted by it: None

Details in respect of the information available to or held by it reduced in an electronic form:

See Website: www.niperahm.ac.in

The particulars of facilities available to citizens for obtaining information, including the working hours of a library or reading room, if maintained for public use :

Facilities are meant for students only.

The names, designations and other particulars of the Public Information Officers

Central Public Information Officer (CPIO)

Kunal Maheshwari
Assistant Registrar
NIPER Ahmedabad
Opposite Air force Station
Palaj, Gandhinagar-382355, Gujarat, India.


First Appellate Authority

Dr. Pallab Bhattacharya
Associate Professor
NIPER Ahmedabad
Opposite Air force Station
Palaj, Gandhinagar-382355, Gujarat, India.


Such other information as may be prescribed – Fee and procedure of application
Application on blank pa per asking for desired information should be addressed to Public Information Officer. Rs.10/- to be deposited by way of demand draft in favor of Director, National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER)Ahmedabad or through payment of cash in Accounts Section of the Institute to be deposited for each information.

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