Akums Lifescience Ltd., a vertically integrated, research-based firm specialized in the development, manufacturing & sale of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API) and API intermediates. The Company has a dedicated facility for custom research and synthesis. The world class manufacturing facilities at Akums spread across 3 locations in India, one unit in Haryana and two in Punjab. These 3 facilities are benchmarked to international standards and set up to meet stringent quality standards, playing a critical role in achieving our global growth aspirations. We are a leading API supplier to our partners spread over 51 countries overseas from our regulatory-approved facilities involving a broad portfolio. We handle a variety of chemistries such as Beta Lactam’s. Heterocyclic chemistry, Carbohydrates chemistry, Steroids & stereochemistry. We also manage enzyme conversions for some of our products. Our core strength is the commitment to supply quality complied products with cutting-edge technologies. Our manufacturing capacity for various categories ranges from 750MT/year to 1200MT/Year.

Accreditations of our facilities:

  • European GMP Korean FDA WHO-GMP, PMDA
  • Facilities are Approved by Various Formulation Companies Including Leading National and International Pharma MNC’s

Our History

Akums Lifesciences Limited – One of the Leading API Manufacturer Akums Drugs & Pharmaceuticals Ltd. India is renowned and recognized WHO-GMP certified leading generic medicine manufacturing company. Being a premier integrated pharmaceutical company in India, Akums relentlessly endeavors to develop medical solutions to meet the demands of society, not just for a few but for many across the world. As part of creating an affordable technology-driven platform for medicines, Akums Drugs & Pharmaceuticals Ltd has also built API Manufacturing Facilities under the umbrella of Akums Lifesciences Limited. Our business focuses on developing, manufacturing, and marketing pharmaceutical products and services to clients worldwide. We are inspired by our path and appreciate the legacy as we move ahead towards building our future.


It’s been more than a decade. What has stayed with us is the same entrepreneurial spirit, innovation & creativity, and we honor ourselves in relating to an industry that contrasts the lives of the people. Today, we are a perfectly integrated pharmaceutical company with a peerless position in India and worldwide. This position built on a determination of top-notch research, world-class manufacturing facilities, and a reliably global supply chain. With below mentioned approvals for our Antibiotic range of API’s, Akums’ future looks more gleaming than it has ever been.
European GMP
ISO 9001:2015
ISO 14001:2015
ISO 45001:2018

About the Premium Manufacturing Facilities

Akum’s existing 9 state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities have been conceptualized keeping in mind the new era technology. The team at Akums adheres to international standards in our ultra-modern plants to produce world class formulations in all dosage forms across segments. As a contract manufacturer, the company has a huge capacity in all sections to meet the customers’ requirements. The organization provides best quality products with most sophisticated and modern equipments, ensuring timely deliveries.

Active Environmental Policy of Akums Life Sciences Limited

Akums’ prowess in reaching unmet customer needs while reinforcing promising future stems from its nine state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities spread across India. Our operational rigor, united with robust regulatory compliance, works as a solid foundation for Akums to produce affordable and excellent quality products worldwide. Akums’ global manufacturing outlook is strategic yet simple; stimulate constant advancement and innovation, reduce inefficiencies, promote collaboration and problem solving, and boost strong manufacturing. Akums continued growth and leadership as a global API manufacturer is a frank outcome of our ruthless focus on accountable manufacturing. Our amenities are probed and inspected frequently as a standard practice.

Our Locations

Derabassi (Punjab)
This facility has nine production modules spread over 23 acres site for manufacturing the oral and sterile range of cephalosporin APIs and intermediates
Chhachhrauli (Punjab)
Multi block unit built in a 27 acres site for general category, sterile & oncology API’s for manufacturing
Barwala (Haryana)
This facility is spread across 1.5 acres & dedicated for R&D & state of art CRO/CMO centre engaged in development and scale up of new APIs and API intermediates in all therapeutic segments including non-antibiotic products. It also provides contract research & custom synthesis services to innovator companies.
Corporate Office – Unit No. E3H, 3rd Floor, Godrej Eternia Commercial Complex, Plot No. 70, Industrial Area, Phase – 1, Chandigarh – 160 002
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