Bachelor in Pharmacy (B.Pharm)

Bachelor in Pharmacy (B.Pharm)


B.Pharm Course Details

B.Pharm (Bachelor of Pharmacy) degree is a job-focused graduate degree to work with Pharmaceutical sectors. The B.Pharm programme lasts four years and eight semesters. Due to its broad scope and numerous job options, the B.Pharm degree is one of the most sought-after degrees. The B.Pharm curriculum includes all parts of healthcare, including biochemical topics that relate to the creation of medications and their use in accurate diagnosis. Students learn about a broad range of subjects including Pharmaceutical Technology, Industrial Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Analysis, Phytopharmaceutical, Pharmacology, Human Anatomy and Physiology, Biochemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacy Management etc.

The course provides a comprehensive theoretical and applied understanding of pharmaceuticals and aids in the development of all the skills required to advise patients on the use of medications and drugs. The programme combines theory lessons in related fields with a variety of practical experiments. The Pharmacy Council of India [PCI], a statutory body governed by the conditions of the Pharmacy Act passed by the Indian Parliament, regulates pharmacy education and practice in India up to the graduate level.

Admission Process

Admission process is as per ACPC. Students must have completed Class 12 or the equivalent in a relevant discipline from a recognised board in order to get admission to this course.

Eligibility Criteria

Students must have completed their 10+2 in the Science stream in order to pursue a B.Pharm.

At the 10+2 level, applicants must have studied Physics, Chemistry & Biology/Mathematics.

Course Duration

4 Years (8 Semesters)

Intake

B.Pharm – 60 Students

Faculty Details

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The students will be able to formulate and develop various dosage forms.

The students will be capable for providing proper medication and appropriate treatment to the patient at the right time.

Student’s personality will be developed by participating in numerous national symposiums, competitions, and conferences.

Students different qualities like leadership, teamwork and commitment to community service will be built.

Students will be trained pharmacists to serve the public and private healthcare industries.

Students will develop and acquire competencies like knowledge, skill and attitude in pharmaceutical care services for medication and eventually making a positive impact on patient care.

Students will develop pharmacy graduates who are highly skilled in pharmaceutical sciences and technology and who possess solid core principles.

Students will have a robust foundation in the different branches of Pharmaceutical Science including Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmacognosy, Pharmacology and Pharmacy Practice in order to meet the needs of the Pharmaceutical Sectors.

Students will instilled with a spirit of teamwork and an understanding of the value of an interdisciplinary approach to enhance their ability to solve complicated challenges in the field of Pharmaceutical Sciences.

Students will inspired to engage in lifelong learning in order to have a sparkling career and to connect the ideas of pharmaceutical sciences to serve the society by providing better public health.

Students will be able to identify and resolve problems connected to the pharmaceutical industry, regulatory agencies, hospital pharmacies, community pharmacies and other pharma sectors.

 

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OPPORTUNITIES FOR PHARMACISTS

With a range of lucrative Pharmacy career options, B. Pharmacy degree holders have wide range of scope in three categories: higher education, commercial sector and government sector.

Opportunities in the Commercial sector:

After earning a B.Pharm degree there are numerous career paths Production executive/Manager, QA executive/Manager, RA executive/Manager, Research scientist, Hospital pharmacist, Clinical pharmacist, QC executive/Analytical officer/Manager, Retail pharmacist, Academician etc.

Opportunities in the Government sector: The government sector offers a variety of job opportunities for graduates with a B Pharma degree like drug inspectors, pharmacists in the public sector, food inspectors, analyst at government laboratories, medical underwriters, research scientist, professor etc.

Higher Education: B.Pharm degree holders can opt for M. Pharma, MBA, Pharm.D Post Baccalaureate etc as higher education. There are master's programmes offered in Pharma Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance, Pharma Analysis, Pharmacognosy, Phaytopharmaceutical, Industrial Pharmacy, Biotechnology, Clinical Pharmacology, Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology, Clinical Practice, Biostatistics etc. Those who wish to advance their studies after M.Pharm, Pharm.D Post Baccalaureate etc., may opt for PhD in the same area.

PLACEMENT

Numerous employment prospects, including those for Medical Writer, Clinical Researcher, Medical Representative, Research & Development Executive, Research Officer, Drug Inspector, Drug Technician, Hospital Drug Coordinator, Analytical Chemist etc., are unlocked by the B.Pharm degree. The placement areas for B.Pharm studies in Pharmacy are available in various industries that deal with software. Students studying in their last year of B.Pharm receive on-campus placements.

The Training & Placement Department (T & P Dept.) at Indus University has a separate team that bridges two important ends: academia and industry. It demonstrates a link between educational institutions, university departments, and businesses.

The focal point for career counselling for university students pursuing studies in all programmes and streams is the Training & Placement Department (T & P Dept.). It provides students with comprehensive career options by assisting them in choosing and pursuing their ideal vocations.

Placement Cell at Indus

Indus University has an autonomous vertical - Training & Placement Department (T & P Dept.) - that connects two vital ends: education and the industry. It exemplifies a link between schools and university constituent associations (entry-level input) and the sector (output-end at the finishing level).

The Training and Placement Department is the hub for career assistance for students from all programmes and streams at the university. It provides students with overall career solutions by encouraging them to choose and pursue their ideal vocations. The university provides placement in rebound industries line Zydus Cadila, Torrent Pharma, Cadila Pharma, Sun Pharma, Intas Pharma, Piramal Healthcare, Cipla, Mankind etc.

FAQs

What is the future career scope of B.Pharm?

After earning a B.Pharm, a student may work in the pharmaceutical, cosmetics, or herbal industries or for a clinical research organisation (CRO) in a variety of areas, including production, quality control, R&D, and marketing, among others. After receiving a B.Pharm, students can even launch their own businesses. They can also opt for higher education and government job.

Do admissions to B.Pharm programmes require a NEET score?

NEET participation is not required for B.Pharm students. The majority of colleges, universities, and institutions offer admission to B.Pharm programmes based on the results of university- or state-level B.Pharm entrance exams.

What are the most popular B.Pharm entrance exams?

Some of the well-known entrance tests for the B.Pharm degree are GUJCET/JEE/NEET etc.

What does the student make once they have earned their B.Pharm degree?

Your annual salary after earning a B.Pharm will vary depending on the thorough and sound knowledge and practical expertise you acquired and will rise as you gain experience.

Department Activities

Parent-Faculty Meetings for B. Pharm. Sem II and IV

At IIPR, a successful Parent-Teacher Meet took place involving B.Pharm. Sem II and IV students. With 25 participating parents, faculty addressed the academic and holistic progress of students.

Expert Session on BA/BE (Bioavailability and Bioequivalence)Studies in Clinical Research

Indus Institute of Pharmacy and Research hosted an insightful expert session focused on "BA/BE Studies in Clinical Research." on February 15, 2024. This engaging event featured Mr. Vipul Patel, a Quality Assurance (QA) Auditor from Lambda Therapeutic Research Limited based in Ahmedabad. During his presentation, Mr. Vipul imparted foundational concepts related to drug discovery, offering students a thorough understanding of pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics. He emphasized the significance of BA/BE (Bioavailability and Bioequivalence) studies within clinical research, providing valuable insights that are essential for future professionals in this field. A total of 72 students of IIPR attended the session. He has also shared his expertise regarding the intricate processes involved with submitting Investigational New Drug (IND), New Drug Application (NDA), and Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA).

Expert Talk on "Unlocking Success: Navigating Study and Entrepreneurship"

The Expert Talk titled "Unlocking Success: Navigating Study and Entrepreneurship" was conducted on February 08, 2024, at the Indus Institute of Pharmacy & Research, Ahmedabad. Mr. Krishnakant Patel, the Founder and Managing Director of Zeon Group of Companies, delivered the talk aimed at providing insights into the intersection of academic pursuits and entrepreneurial endeavors. This talk served as an inspirational and informative session for students aspiring to balance academic pursuits with entrepreneurial ambitions.