Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm)
Currently the Pharmacy Education in India has undergone tremendous changes to meet the requirements Of pharmaceutical industries and community health practice at large. A Bachelor of Pharmacy (B. Pharm) is an undergraduate academic degree programme in the field Of Pharmacy. The degree is the basic prerequisite for registration to practice as a pharmacist in many countries. The course enables the students to understand the properties and impacts of medicines, as well as the skills required to counsel the patients regarding the safe use of medicines.
B. Pharm graduates can build their career as in several areas. They can play the roles as Industrial Pharmacist (Manufacturing, Quality Control, Quality Assurance, Packaging departments); Hospital & Community Pharmacist (Dispensing the medicines and counselling the patients); Marketing, Sales & Distribution Executives (Detailing to doctors and bulk distribution of medicines); Academic Pharmacist (training Diploma in Pharmacy students); Medical underwriter; Drug Safety Associates and Drug Inspector.
A B. Pharm graduate can pursue Post-graduation studies in various disciplines like Pharmaceutics, Pharmacognosy , Pha rmacology, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Analysis etc. and establish the career in Academics, Research and regulatory affairs.
Diploma in Pharmacy (D.Pharm)
The Diploma in Pharmacy (D. Pharm) is the basic course Of Pharmacy Education which enables to meet the requirements of community and hospital. When the profession Of Pharmacy was developed in the country way back in 1960s, there was a demand for the qualified pharmacists, a short version of Pharmacy program namely Diploma in Pharmacy (D. Pharm) was developed and offered to the students with SSLC/Xth qualification. Later, in 1990s, the minimum qualification for admission in to D. Pharm programme was raised to PUC/Pre-degree/IO+2. Thus a large number Of students persuaded their interest in the profession of Pharmacy through the programme and registered themselves are Pharmacists. These registered Pharmacists are primarily engaged as either community or hospital Pharmacists. After D. Pharm, the students can pursue higher studies by joining B. Pharm programme. We at NIPS, Mirza provide the quality education to provide the updated knowledge for profession of Pharmacy.