Bachelors of Pharmacy ( B.pharm ) - Informative & researched article on Bachelors of Pharmacy ( B.pharm )
  Indianetzone: Largest Free Encyclopedia of India with thousand of articles Education


in  
Art & Culture | Entertainment | Health | Reference | Sports | Society | Travel
Forum  | RSS Feeds  | Free E-magazine
Education : Indian Universities l Foreign Degrees in India l Career Options after HSC l Entrance Test Examinations l Overseas Examinations l Competitive Examinations In India l Education in India l Colleges In Indian States l Medical Colleges in India l Management Courses in India l Engineering Courses in India l Professional Courses in India l Academic Degree Course In India l Indian Educational Governing Bodies l Indian Education System l Women’s Education in India l Structure of Indian Education l IITs in India l Development of Education in India l Online education in India
Home > Reference > Education > Professional Courses in India > Bachelors of Pharmacy ( B.pharm )
Bachelors of Pharmacy ( B.pharm )
Bachelor of Pharmacy is a four year course that teaches the candidate to look over the development of pharmacy.

The job of the Pharmacists is to prepare, mix, compound or dispense drugs and medicines, ointments, powder, pills, tablets and injections on the prescription of a medical practitioner, dentist or veterinarian. In detail, they are concerned with production of pharmaceutical products, development of the methods or processes of production and quality control. There are over 225 programs in Pharmacy conducted by different universities in India; one of the main programs is the `Bachelor of Pharmacy`, which is a four-year comprehensive course.

Further studies after Bachelors of Pharmacy ( B.pharm ):
After the completion of B.Pharm, an individual can both pursue a course in M.Pharm (Masters in Pharmacy) and later on do PHD in Pharmacy.

Future prospects of Bachelors of Pharmacy ( B.pharm ):
The job avenues available for a pharmacist are that of:
  • Working with the pharmaceutical industry

  • Working with the government departments, universities

  • Working in the investigation and research institute

  • Within the pharmaceutical industry you might be involved in activities relating to the development, formulation, production or marketing of new drugs for clinical use.

  • Pharmacist may also take up teaching as a profession in pharmacy colleges and universities.

  • A diploma or degree holder in Pharmacy, after registering with the State Pharmacy Council, can set up and run their own pharmacy or chemists and druggists shop.


  • Eligibility for Bachelors of Pharmacy ( B.pharm ):
    Candidates who have passed 10+2 examinations with Physics, Chemistry, Maths (PCM) or Physics, Chemistry, Biology (PCB) or Physics, Chemistry, Maths & Biology are admitted to the 4-year bachelors program level (Bachelor of Pharmacy or B.Pharm).

    Entrance Tests for Bachelors of Pharmacy ( B.pharm ):
    Some institutions conduct their own entrance test for the admission to B.pharm courses. While some other institutions conduct state wise entrance exams `AIEEE`.

    Top Colleges in India for B.Pharm course:
  • College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal

  • Bombay College of Pharmacy, Kalina, Santa Cruz (East), Mumbai- 400 098

  • C.U. Shah College of Pharmacy, S.N.D.T. Women`s University, Sir Vithaldas Vidya Vihar, Santa Cruz (West), Mumbai- 400 049

  • Annamalai University, Institute of Pharmaceutical Technology, Tamil Nadu

  • New Delhi College of Pharmacy, New Delhi 110 017


  •   More Articles in Professional Courses in India
     
    Bachelor of Engineering Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery Bachelor of Computer Application
    Bachelors of Pharmacy ( B.pharm ) Bachleor of Nursing Science Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery (BHMS)
    (Last Updated on : 3/01/2009)
    Recently Updated Articles in Education
  • St. Xavier’s College
    St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai offers graduation and post-graduation courses. It ranks the highest position in Arts and Second highest position in Science and Commerce.
  •  
  • Sathaye College
    Sathaye College, located in Mumbai is recognised as one of the prominent colleges. Sathaye College is very popular for producing merit holders.
  •  
  • RD National College & W.A. Science College
    RD National College, founded in 1922, is amongst the prominent colleges in India. It provides modern facilities to the students for further growth.
  •  
  • Rizvi College
    Rizvi College of Arts, Science and Commerce is well known for inculcating principles of national integration in the students through education.
  •  
    E-mail this Article | Post a Comment
    Forum
    Forum on Education

    Free E-magazine
    Subscribe to Free
    E-Magazine on Indian Crafts
     
     
    Bachelors of Pharmacy ( B.pharm ) - Informative & researched article on Bachelors of Pharmacy ( B.pharm )
    Sitemap
    Contact Us   |   RSS Feeds
    Copyright © 2008 Jupiter Infomedia Pvt. Ltd. All rights reserved including the right to reproduce the contents in whole or in part in any form or medium without the express written permission of Jupiter Infomedia Pvt. Ltd.