ROFEL Shri G.M. Bilakhia College of Pharmacy is a modern temple of learning founded in 1999 by ROFEL Trust where quality education is more than a philosophy. It is one of the premier pharmacy colleges in India, imparting quality pharmaceutical education and training for the more than a decade offering undergraduate and postgraduate course in Pharmacy. The foundation of the college was laid from the generous donation from well known Industrialist Shri G.M. Bilakhia.
More than 700 Pharmacists (B.Pharm and M.Pharm graduates) of ROFEL now hold prominent positions in industry and academia, both in India and abroad. The college is located in ROFEL Namdha Campus which is about 1.5 Km from Vapi Railway Station and about 2 Kms from Vapi GSRTC Bus Stand. The Vapi Railway Station is on the Ahmedabad-Mumbai Rail Route. The ROFEL Namdha campus is about 5 Km from GIDC-Vapi Gunjan Highway Cross road on Vadodara-Mumbai#NH-08.
Today, the campus vibrates with not only world class curricular activities but also with myriad activities like international conventions, symposia, conferences, extra-curricular activities, conclaves, short-term industry relevant programs, and cultural activities.
ROTARY CLUB OF VAPI – a Member Club of Rotary International devoted to social work; has established in 1985 an Educational Trust named ‘ROTARY FOUNDATION FOR EDUCATION AND LEARNING’ Popularly known as ‘ROFEL’ to provide educational facilities in the region at all levels. In the initial years, the trust organized and awarded scholarships to local students to enable them to study outside Vapi in various disciplines, ranging from engineering and medicine to business administration, arts and commerce. The Trust started the first Arts & Commerce College in Vapi in 1990, followed by many educational institutions as follows :
ROFEL Shri G.M. Bilakhia College of Pharmacy, Vapi.
GIDC Rajju Shroff ROFEL Institute of Management Studies, Vapi.
ROFEL Shri G.M. Bilakhia College of Applied Sciences, Vapi.
ROFEL Smt. C.D. Jhobalia College of Arts and Smt. I.S.R. Achchhariwala College of Commerce, Vapi.
Sandra Shroff ROFEL College of Nursing, Vapi.
GIDC Rajju Shroff ROFEL Institute of Management Studies (BBA) Programme.
GOALS OF TRUST :
To build and develop excellent quality institutions for creating and imparting knowledge and training in various fields at the undergraduate, post graduate and doctoral levels contributing to the development of the state and the nation at large.
To facilitate academic interaction at national and international levels in various disciplines.
To establish and maintain close links with industry in order to make the teaching, research and training at the university relevant to the needs of the economy at national and global levels.
To contribute towards the enhancement of quality education in the country.