Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D)
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Pharm.D is a Professional Pharmacy doctoral programme of 6 years duration after 10+2 (science academic stream) which includes 5 yrs of academic study + 1 year of internship or residency.
Pharm.D curriculum is different than that of B.Pharm, it includes extensive didactic clinical preparation and a full year of hands-on practice experience.
Both B.Pharm and Pharm.D are the registrable qualification for practicing pharmacy profession under the Pharmacy Act. B.Pharm is a 4-year course and Pharm D is 6 years course including one year of clinical internship. Pharmacy practice component in all spheres of Pharmacy professional services to develop knowledge and skills in various area like Hospital Pharmacy, Community Pharmacy, Pharmacotherapeutics, Clinical Pharmacy, Biostatistics and Research Methodology, Clinical Toxicology, Clinical Research, Pharmacoepidemiology, Pharmacoeconomics, Clinical Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacotherapeutic Drug Monitoring are emphasized in Pharm D programme and after Pharm D qualification the professionals are eligible to undertake Ph.D. programme.
Our institution is providing a good career guidance and assistance in the final year through placement cell on many multinational pharma companies, few are Syngene, Indigene, Accenture, Novo Nordisk, Bioclinica, Cactus, IQVIA, Fortis Research Systems, Molecular Connections, TCS, PPD Pharmaceuticals, Amura Health, Nayya Technologies, HCG Cancer Hospitals, EMBARC, Vyuhgenics, Eli Lilly and many more...
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Pharm.D course is a Professional Pharmacy doctoral programme of 6 yrs duration after 10+2 (science academic stream) which includes 5yrs of academic study + 1 year of internship or residency in hospitals.
Yes, Pharm.D is a registrable qualification under the Pharmacy Act.
Yes. After Pharm.D the candidate is eligible to register for Ph.D.
Yes, for the purpose of practicing Pharmacy Profession under Pharmacy Act.
Both B.Pharm and Pharm D are the registrable qualification for practicing pharmacy profession under the Pharmacy Act. B.Pharm is a 4 yrs course and Pharm D is 6 yrs course including one yr of clinical internship.
Pharmacy practice component in all spheres of Pharmacy professional services like Hospital & Clinical Pharmacy, Community Pharmacy, clinical research, regulatory, formulation development, quality control are emphasized in Pharm D programme and after Pharm D qualification the professionals are eligible to undertake Ph.D. programme.
You cannot compare it with MBBS, both courses are hard in their own way. MBBS belongs to core medical but Pharmacy is a paramedical professional course. but it will be very easy for you, if you willing to learn about life sciences, chemistry and etc…
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