PharmD Info

A forum for Indian Pharmacy Professionals

Important: Registered today to have the complete access on this forum --- Register Here
Discuss various Doctor of Pharmacy Knowledge based topics
  • User avatar
#2206
1.Course Duration:

PharmD: 6 Years ( 5 Years academics + 1 Year Internship) = Total 6 Years

If Pharm D PB : 3 Years after B Pharm ( 4 Years) = Total 7 Years

M Pharm: 2 Years ( 1 Year academics + 1 Year Research Work) after B Pharm ( 4 Years) = Total 6 Years

Note: Both Degrees are eligible for doing Ph.D , Only PharmD graduates are eligible to do Residential Programs.

2. Course Contents:

PharmD: 6 Years ( 5 Years academics + 1 Year Internship)

PharmD Program mainly focused on Hospital/Clinical Pharmacy services, students will be trained in Hospital as Bedside Teaching. Common PharmD and PharmD PB Revised Syllabus is given by PCI- Pharmacy Council of India and there is no Sub divisions/Branches in the Course.

M Pharm: 2 Years ( 1 Year academics + 1 Year Research Work) after B Pharm ( 4 Years)

In Master of Pharmacy Program's student will not be getting the bedside learning experience and they will not be trained in hospital. Mainly they are intended to learn research and drug manufacturing skills ( Except M Pharm Pharmacy Practice). There are Sub divisions/Branches in the Course. Eg: M Pharm Pharmaceutics, M Pharm Pharmacognosy, M Pharm Biotechnology. To know more about the individual M Pharm Branch syllabus find the M Pharm Regulations released by PCI- Pharmacy Council of India.

3. P G Degree/ Dr.Prefix

Pharm.D: Its a P G degree and they are eligible add Doctor (Dr) Prefix in front of their name after their course completion.

M Pharm: Its also a P G degree and they cant keep Doctor (Dr) Prefix in front of their name after their course completion.

4. Eligibility

Pharm.D : 50 percent score after +2 ( If PharmD PB- B Pharm or M Pharm Graduation is must )

M Pharm: Only B Pharm graduates only can join.

5.Job opportunities

Pharm.D: Pharmacovigilance, Hospital/Clinical Pharmacist, Medical Writing, Clinical Research, Academics and Product Management.

M Pharm: Pharmacovigilance, Clinical Research, Drug Development, Regulatory Affairs and other Industry related jobs.
Similar Topics
Topics Statistics Last post
2 Replies 
986 Views
by Admin
26 Jul 2018, 12:17
Difference between the Pharm D and the PhD
by Admin  - 07 May 2017, 16:50  - In: Pharm D Topics
0 Replies 
974 Views
by Admin
07 May 2017, 16:50
1 Replies 
880 Views
by unbreakable
09 Feb 2018, 20:51
0 Replies 
2388 Views
by Admin
30 Nov 2017, 11:11
0 Replies 
666 Views
by Admin
05 Jan 2018, 09:12

Tags

Indian Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. A/C N[…]

PharmD Info Online Group Discussion Disc[…]

PCI chalks out plans to allay concerns of educatio[…]

NAAC is in the process of developing a Manual for […]

WELCOME TO OUR E-LEARN COURSE WORK MODULES