The National Institute for Pharmaceutical Technology & Education is a collaboration of academia, industry and other stakeholders using research, outreach and education to support the mission. NIPTE leverages scientific and technological advances to bring confidence and reliability for pharmaceutical products to consumers worldwide.


To improve the way medicines are designed, developed and manufactured to meet the needs of patients in the 21st century.


One voice assuring quality, affordability and availability of pharmaceutical products.


In memory of Professor Michael Pikal

It is with great sadness we share that our colleague and friend, Professor Michael J. Pikal, University of Connecticut, passed away yesterday. His passing is a tremendous loss for pharmaceutical science, UConn, NIPTE, countless students, colleagues, and friends. Mike was More...

NIPTE Awards Universities with Research Funds

Upon renewal of their FDA grant, NIPTE worked with member and other universities to establish research projects to support the NIPTE mission. Some of the projects NIPTE funds include: Pharmaceutical Quality Scorecard Development Lidocaine Research Evaluating Abuse Deterrants

NIPTE announces four outstanding scientist awards

On April 1, 2018 nominations will be accepted for four awards: The David J. W. Grant NIPTE Distinguished Scholar Award in Basic Pharmaceutics The Michael J. Pikal NIPTE Distinguished Scholar Award in Pharmaceutical Processing NIPTE Rising Star Scholarship Award NIPTE More...