Courses Offered


Diploma in Pharmacy (D.Pharm)

D.Pharma or Diploma in Pharmacy is an undergraduate Diploma Course in the field of Pharmacy. Pharmacy is a medical field involved in the preparation, dispensing and appropriate use of medication meant for therapeutic purposes. The course provides the minimum qualification to become a Registered Pharmacist in India. It is also offered as D.Pharm in various medical institutes which is one and the same thing. There is no specialisation in D.Pharm and the course only provides the basic concepts of pharmaceutical science.

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

  • “PHARMACIST” Post in Primary Health Center, Government and Private Hospital
  • “PHARMACIST” Recruitment in Railway and Army Hospital
  • Own Drug Store
  • Medical Representative

HIGHER STUDIES
Further, those who completed D.Pharm can join in B.Pharm (Lateral Entry) i.e: Direct entry into 2 year of B.Pharm.

Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm)

B.Pharm or Bachelor of Pharmacy is an undergraduate Pharmacy course. Pharmacy is the art and science of preparing and dispensing drugs and medicines. The duration of B.Pharm is four years. B.Pharm curriculum provides valuable knowledge of health care and bio chemical science. Students are expected to perform a number of experiments along with theory classes. Pharmacy education and profession in India up to graduate level is regulated by the Pharmacy Council of India (PCI), a statutory body governed by the provisions of the Pharmacy Act, 1948 passed by the Indian Parliament. Bachelor Degree in Pharmacy enables one to practice the profession of a Pharmacist.

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

  • Manufacturing areas:
    • Pharmaceutical Formulations
    • Herbal Cosmetics
    • Bulk Drugs
  • FDA/Drug Control Department jobs as Drug Inspectors, Scientific officers, etc.
  • Drug Testing Laboratory
  • Medicinal Plant Cultivation
  • Pharmaceutical Marketing :
    • Bulk Drug Distribution
    • Wholesale and Retail Drug Stores
    • Medical Representatives
    • Repackaging
  • Pharmaceutical Consultancy
  • Pharma Entrepreneurship

HIGHER STUDIES
Further, those who completed B.Pharm can join in M.Pharm., M.S., Pharm.D (PB) and Ph.D., studies.

Master of Pharmacy (M.Pharm)

M.Pharma  or Master of Pharmacy is a postgraduate academic degree which is awarded for a course or program in the field of Pharmacy. Pharmacy is the branch of the health sciences dealing with the preparation, dispensing, and proper utilization of drugs. The duration of Master Degree in Pharmacy is 2 years.  Master Degree in Pharmacy provides a candidate with various practical aspects of the research methodologies, instrumental techniques, emerging areas and industrial operations.
FOLLOWING BRANCHES OF M.PHARM PROGRAMMES ARE OFFERED

  • Pharmaceutics
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • pharmacognosy
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmaceutical Analysis
JOB OPPORTUNITIES

M.Pharm (PHARMACEUTICS)

  • Drug research and formulation development, designing and investigating various potential dosage forms for a particular drug substance
  • Development of analytical and microbiological methodologies essential for the testing and validation of a particular product
  • Government agencies, research institutions and at academic institution

M.Pharm (PHARMACEUTICAL CHEMISTRY)

  • Scientist in R & D units of drug research
  • Quality Control and Quality Assurance
  • Medical writing
  • Drug regulatory affairs and patent drafting
  • Academia

M.Pharm (PHARMACOLOGY)

  • Research associates in Preclinical R & D
  • Research associates in Clinical research
  • Pharmacovigilance and drug safety officers in clinical research organization
  • Academicians
  • Medical writer in telemedicine
  • Regulatory affair executives
  • Pharmacologists in government and private sectors

M.Pharm (PHARMACEUTICAL ANALYSIS)

  • Quality Control and Quality Assurance divisions of pharmaceutical, food and cosmetic industries
  • In Contract Research Organization as Analytical Research and Services.
  • Analytical research and development
  • Academia

HIGHER STUDIES
Further, students can directly pursue Ph.D.,

Doctor of Pharmacy

‘Pharm.D’  is a Latin term which stands for ‘Pharmaciae Doctor’ which means ‘Doctor of Pharmacy’. Pharmacy is the art and science of preparing and dispensing drugs and medicines. Pharmacy Council of India introduced the 6 years Pharm.D course in India from the academic year 2008. Pharm.D enables one to practice the profession of a Pharmacist under the Pharmacy Act, 1948. Doctor of Pharmacy Programs is focused on class room theory, penetrative laboratory experiments and motivated research projects. Only PCI approved Colleges can offer Pharm.D course.

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

  • Institutional practice
  • Community Pharmacy Practice
  • Managed care
  • Drug information and long-term care
  • Consultant’s role
  • Clinical liaisons with Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Patient Education
  • Clinical trial research.

HIGHER STUDIES
Further, students can directly pursue Ph.D.,