Master of Pharmacy (M.Pharma)

M.Pharma or Master of Pharmacy is a postgraduate Academic Degree which is awarded for a course or program in the medical field of Pharmacy. Pharmacy is the branch of the health sciences dealing with the preparation, dispensing, and proper utilization of drugs. Some Institutes offer it as M.Pharma Course. The duration of a Master’s Degree in Pharmacy is 2 years. M.Pharma. is divided into several semesters. At the end of each semester, there is an examination wherein candidates are examined in the courses prescribed for that semester. Students are also required to submit a Thesis at the end of the last semester. Master Degree in Pharmacy provides a candidate with various practical aspects of the research methodologies, instrumental techniques, emerging areas and industrial operations. There are various Pharmacy Schools in India which provide Master of Pharmacy course. M.Pharm. through distance education or correspondence is highly unlikely to be provided by any Indian Medical Institute.

Master of Pharmacy Eligibility

Candidates who have passed Bachelor of Pharmacy Programme with not less than 50% of marks, of any recognized University or any other Institute equivalent thereto the University, are eligible for admission to the Master of Pharmacy Programmes.

Master of Pharmacy Specialisations

  • M. Pharm. Industrial Pharmacy
  • M. Pharm. Pharmaceutics (Drug Regulatory Affairs)
  • M. Pharm. Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • M. Pharm. Pharmacognosy
  • M. Pharm. Pharmacology


How is Master of Pharmacy Course Beneficial?

  • Master of Pharmacy offers various specializations with which one can choose his most preferred field.
  • Master of Pharmacy provides better exposure to practical skills.
  • M.Pharm. also enables a candidate to go for higher studies abroad.
  • It also enables one to study PhD (Pharmacy) in Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical Marketing & Management.


Master of Pharmacy Employment Areas

  • Chemist Shops
  • Drug Control Administration
  • Educational Institutes
  • Food and Drug Administration
  • Health Centres
  • Hospitals
  • Pharmaceutical Firms
  • Research Agencies
  • Sales and Marketing Department


Master of Pharmacy Job Types

  • Analytical Chemist
  • Customs Officer
  • Data Manager
  • Drug Inspector
  • Medical Transcriptionist
  • Regulatory Manager
  • Researcher
  • Teacher & Lecturer



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