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B.Pharm And M. Pharm

B.Pharma + M.Pharma

Bachelor of Pharmacy and Master of Pharmacy course is a professional degree program. It comes under the umbrella of Pharmacy. Its course duration is 5 years. It helps in the testing and studying of drugs for a certain disease and giving awareness about the dosage of drugs to the patient. Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Biostatistics, Human Anatomy, and Physiology are the major subjects that come under the B.Pharmacy course. Students study the methods and process of composing drugs and how does the dispensing of medicine and drugs take place. It is mandatory for the candidate to undertake this course so that they have close and in-depth knowledge of the science of medicine. B.Pharma passes on useful knowledge about biochemical science and healthcare business. Students have to perform various practicals and experiments. M.Pharm. Pharmaceutics course offers to every entitled student a very comprehensive and well-round up module on the design and manufacture of medicines. It takes into reflection all the facets of the process of drug-making from new chemical entities. The course offers a magnified vision and knowledge of the subjects studied in B.Pharm. It includes subjects like modern analytical techniques, computing, product development, among other things. A Master of a Pharmacy degree holder is one pharmacy course that is structured in a way to provide entire technical, researched, practical and theoretical knowledge of pharmacy including traditional and modern medicines.

Eligibility Criteria for B.Pharma + M.Pharma

Admission Process for B.Pharma + M.Pharma:

Entrance Exams for B.Pharma + M.Pharma:

Skill Set for B.Pharma + M.Pharma:

Communication skills and Interpersonal skills

Medicinal and scientific research skills

Curiosity and Persuasive skills

Business skills like marketing, organizing

Science wizard and technical skills

Sharp memory and wicked knowledge

Therapeutic and counseling skills 

Medical writing and ethics

Determinant and consistency skills

Adaptation ability to dynamic situations

Colleges for B.Pharma + M.Pharma:

NIRF Ranking

College Name

Location

Average Annual Fees

Average Starting Salary

1

Jamia Hamdard University

New Delhi

INR 1-1.5 Lakhs

INR 3-5 LPA

2

University Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Chandigarh

INR 15-20,000

INR 2-4 LPA

3

NIPER

Mohali

INR 50-60,000

INR 3-6 LPA

4

Institute of Chemical Technology

Mumbai

INR 80-90,000

INR 4-7 LPA

5

Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS)

Pilani

INR 90-95,000

INR 2-6 LPA

7

NIPER

Ahmedabad

INR 50-60,000

INR 3-5 LPA

8

Annamalai University

Annamalainagar

INR 30-40,000

INR 2-5 LPA

17

Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda

Vadodara

INR 30-40,000

INR 2-5

 

Top Private universities:

NIRF Ranking

College Name

Location

Average Annual Fees

Average Starting Salary

7

Manipal Academy of Higher Education

Udupi

INR 2.75- 2.80 Lakhs

INR 3-5 LPA

8

JSS College of Pharmacy

Nilgiri

INR 1.2- 1.4 Lakhs

INR 4 LPA

11

Birla Institute of Technology

Ranchi

INR 2.3- 2.4 Lakhs

INR 3-5 LPA

14

SRM Institute of Science and Technology

Chennai

INR 1.8- 2 Lakhs

INR 3-6 LPA

15

Amrita School of Pharmacy

Kochi

INR 80,000- 1,50,000

INR 2-4 LPA

16

Poona College of Pharmacy

Pune

INR 1- 1.2 Lakhs

INR 2-3.5 LPA

19

Banasthali Vidyapith

Banasthali

INR 1,09,000

INR 3-5 LPA

 

 

Syllabus for B.Pharma + M.Pharma:

 

Semester 1

Semester 2

Human Anatomy and Physiology I – Theory

Human Anatomy and Physiology II – Theory

Pharmaceutical Analysis I – Theory

Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry I – Theory

Pharmaceutics I – Theory

Biochemistry – Theory

Pharmaceutical Inorganic Chemistry – Theory

Pathophysiology – Theory

Communication Skills – Theory

Computer Applications in Pharmacy – Theory

Remedial Biology/ Remedial Mathematics – Theory

Environmental Sciences – Theory

Human Anatomy and Physiology – Practical

Human Anatomy and Physiology II – Practical

Pharmaceutical Analysis I – Practical

Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry I– Practical

Pharmaceutics I – Practical

Biochemistry – Practical

Pharmaceutical Inorganic Chemistry – Practical

Computer Applications in Pharmacy – Practical

Communication skills – Practical

 

Remedial Biology – Practical

 

Semester 3

Semester 4

Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry II – Theory 3

Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry III – Theory 3

Physical Pharmaceutics I – Theory

Medicinal Chemistry I – Theory

Pharmaceutical Microbiology – Theory

Physical Pharmaceutics II – Theory

Pharmaceutical Engineering – Theory

Pharmacology I – Theory

Pharmaceutical Organic Chemistry II – Practical

Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry I– Theory

Physical Pharmaceutics I – Practical

Medicinal Chemistry I – Practical

Pharmaceutical Microbiology – Practical

Physical Pharmaceutics II – Practical

Pharmaceutical Engineering –Practical

Pharmacology I – Practical

Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry I – Practical

 

Semester 5

Semester 6

Medicinal Chemistry II – Theory

Medicinal Chemistry III – Theory

Industrial Pharmacy I– Theory

Pharmacology III – Theory

Pharmacology II – Theory

Herbal Drug Technology – Theory

Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry II– Theory

Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics – Theory

Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence – Theory

Pharmaceutical Biotechnology – Theory

Industrial Pharmacy I – Practical

Quality Assurance – Theory

Pharmacology II – Practical

Medicinal chemistry III – Practical

Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry II – Practical

Pharmacology III – Practical

Herbal Drug Technology – Practical

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Semester 1

Semester 2

Theory

Theory

Modern Analytical Technique

Pharmaceutical Production Management

Pharmaceutical Biostatistics and Computer Application

Recent Advances in Drug Delivery System

Drug Regulatory Affairs and Intellectual Property Rights

Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics

Product Development

Synopsis of The Proposed Dissertation

Pharm Biotechnology

 

Practical

Practical

Modern Analytical Technique

Recent Advances in Drug Delivery System

Product Development

Biopharmaceutics and Pharmacokinetics

Semester 3

Semester 4

Theory

Theory

Dissertation

Dissertation

Presentation and Viva Voce

Presentation and Viva Voce

 

Career Options and Job Prospects for B.Pharma + M.Pharma:

Students can find equal jobs in both public and private sectors such as Technical Pharmacy, Clinical Pharmacy, Medical Dispensing Store, Health Centres, Food & Drug Administration among others. The popular job types for a B.Pharm. graduate are:

Job Position

Job Description

Average Annual Salary in INR

Medical Transcriptionist

Responsible for listening to the recorded dictation of a doctor (or a healthcare professional), transcribe and interpret the dictation into diagnostic test results, referral letters, operative reports, and other such documents.

2,42,018

Health Care Unit Manager

Responsible for overseeing the functioning of all aspects of a health care unit from supervising staff to monitoring patient care.

361,785

Drug Inspector

Also known as quality control inspectors, they work to ensure that products are safe for human consumption. Their primary responsibility is to examine the pharmaceuticals or foods at varying stages of their production in order to ensure that the quality standards are met.

2,00,000