Bachelor in Pharmacy (B. Pharm) is a 4 years long bachelor’s degree course mainly pursued by those who want to open their own pharmacy store or join the Pharmaceutical industry for research & development. It is a highly career-oriented course for students who aspire to be a pharmacist. The key subjects covered in the course curriculum are focused on teaching the fundamentals as well as advanced aspects of medicines, drugs, their chemical structure, formulation, reactions, etc.
Minimum eligibility requires 10+2 with science subjects such as PCM, PCB, or PCMB along with English as a compulsory subject in order to be eligible for admission.
Graduates can find respectable and high-paying jobs in Hospitals, Medical Clinics, Government Drug Research Institutes, etc. The key job positions available for B. Pharm are Drug Safety Associate, Clinical Research Associate, Drug Inspector, Pharmaceutical Scientist, and other relevant positions in pharmacy firms across India.
The average B. Pharm salary in India is approximately INR 2.5L to 4L per annum. Students who want to study further can pursue courses like M. Pharm and Ph.D. in Pharmacy. They can even pursue courses like LLB to get into drug and pharmacy law and ethics. MBA in Healthcare Management can also be pursued after B Pharmacy to enter leadership positions in the healthcare sector. Some colleges even offer an integrated BPharm+MBA course.
|S.No.||Program||Quailfying Exam||Subjects/Specialization Required||Syllabus for the Enrance Exam|
|1||D.Pharm.||10+2(PCB/M)||Phy,Chem & Bio/Math||PCB/M at 10+2 Level|
|2||B.Pharm.||10+2(PCB/M)||Phy,Chem & Bio/Math||PCB/M at 10+2 Level|
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