Before you step into the world of pharmacy,
- Ensure you have a well-rounded skill set to help patients with their medication needs.
- That your dependability and integrity is beyond doubt.
- Attention to detail and sound reporting skills,
- Supporting their ultimate goal of ensuring that drug therapy is carried out safely and successfully.
Pharmacy is the science and technique of preparing and dispensing drugs. It is a health profession that links health sciences with chemical sciences and aims to ensure the safe and effective use of pharmaceutical drugs.
The advent of more hospitals, the changing food habits and life style have has had a direct beneficiary in the form of one more industry – the Pharmaceutical Industry and consequently the need for more qualified and quality pharmacists. A qualified pharmacist has the avenues to perform multiple roles in the industry.
The pharmaceutical industry, the pharmacies and the pharmacists have a huge role to play and they redefine the health of the country, meaning the people of the country.
Healthy Country. Wealthy Country.
- D.Pharm - Diploma in Pharmacy (2 Years )
- B.Pharm - Bachelor of Pharmacy (4 Years )
- M.Pharm - Master of Pharmacy (2 Years )
- Pharm.D - Doctor of Pharmacy (6 Years )
- Ph.D - Doctor of Philosophy (3 Years )
Students should have successfully completed their 10+2 or equivalent exams with at least 50% marks.
Students should have completed their 10+2 or equivalent exam with Maths,Physics, Chemistry and Biology stream.
Students should have successfully completed their UG program, however few colleges and universities do also insists on a minimum of 1 year of work experience as a criteria to pursue the PG program.
** Eligibility for GPAT Test: Bachelor’s degree holders in Pharmacy (4 years after 10+2, including lateral entry candidates) and those who are in the final year of B. Pharmacy course are eligible for appearing in GPAT.
Direct admission for students who have successfully completed their 10, 10+2 or equivalent exams with at least 50% marks.
Direct admission for students who have completed their 10+2 or equivalent exam with Maths, Physics, Chemistry and Biology stream.
Direct admission for students who have successfully completed their UG program, however few colleges and universities do also insists on a minimum of 1 year of work experience as a criteria to pursue the PG program.
A 2-year specialised medical education program under the pharmacological science stream, Master in Pharmacy in Biopharmaceutics. M.Pharm - Biopharmaceutics or Master in Pharmacy is a Biopharmaceutics postgraduate Pharmacy course. Biopharmaceutics is the study that how the pharmaceutical expression of certain drugs can impact their pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic behavior. The large majority of biopharmaceutical products are pharmaceuticals that are derived from life forms. A potentially controversial method of producing biopharmaceuticals involves transgenic organisms, particularly plants and animals that have been genetically modified to produce drugs.
Hence the role of biopharmaceutics and pharmacokinetics is an indispensable part in getting safe and more efficacious drugs with reduced development time and cost. The course is designed to provide skills to the prospective students in core domain areas of Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics relevant to present day pharmaceutical industry with better employment opportunities. Students pursuing this program specialise in Modern Bioanalytical Techniques: Bioanalytical method validation; BA/BE studies; GLP and GCP. Biopharmaceutics: ADME characteristics; in vitro-in vivo correlation. Pharmacokinetics: Basic pharmacokinetic parameters; compartmental and non-compartmental analysis. Applied Pharmacokinetics: Pre-Clinical development; Toxicology; Clinical pharmacology etc.
Students can find millions of opportunities in the pharmacy industry upon completion of their programs. Students can find opportunities in marketing, research and development, clinical research, hospitals and drug stores, quality and testing, manufacturing and drug development just to name a few. This is a fast growing industry and offers challenging and a long standing one.
The Salary range is from INR 2.40 lakhs to INR 4.00 lakhs per annum.
The average salary range is INR 4 lakhs to INR 8 lakhs per annum.
**However multinational companies offer better and higher salary range for students graduating out of premier institutions..