Prof. (Dr.) M. K. Gupta is currently working as a Professor and Dean in the Department of Pharmacy at Oriental University, Indore, India. He obtained Ph. D. in Pharmacy from Bundelkhand University, Jhansi (UP) in 2006, Master of Pharmacy degree in Pharmacognosy from J.S.S. college of Pharmacy, Ooty (TN) in 2002 and Bachelor in Pharmacy degree from LM college of Science and Technology, Jodhpur (Rajasthan University, Jaipur) in 1999.
Six students of Ph.D. and 25 students of M. Pharm completed under his supervision and also 8 students of Ph.D. and 15 students of M.Pharm are pursuing his supervision. He has published more than 90 Research Papers and 35 Review Articles in National and International Journals and 90 papers in National and International conferences and 16 Books published (Gpat Book, Text book of Pharmacognosy, Drug Inspector, Text book of Organic Chemistry of Natural Product , Remedial Biology, Text book of Natural Product, Environmental Sciences, Pharmaceutical Biology and Introductory Pharmacognosy ; Text book of Pharmacognosy for D.Pharm, and drug controller of examination ; and one book under process of text book of Pathophysiology, etc) in the area of Pharmacy. He is a reviewer of various Journals in including African Journal of pure and applied chemistry, IJPS, and Editorial board Director of Asian Journal of Pharmaceutical Research and development.
He has completed three AICTE sponsored projects [Seminar Project (National Seminar on current and advancement in targeted drug delivery system, (EDP project (Entrepreneurship Development Programme- 8 lacs) and RPS project (Research Promotion scheme- 10 lacs)] as principal investigator]. He has president of Varshney Seva Sansathan, kota. He has chairman of animal ethical committee.