Bachelor of Pharmacy or B. Pharm is an undergraduate degree course in Pharmacy. The students who are interested in the medical field can choose this course after the completion of class 12th (PCM/B). After the completion of this degree, the students can practice as a Pharmacist.
The B. Pharm is one of the popular job oriented course among the science students after class 12th. In this course the students study about the drugs and medicines, Pharmaceutical Engineering, Medicinal Chemistry etc. This course provides a large no. of job opportunities in both the public and private sector.
For admission to the Pharmacy courses, the student must have passed class 12th with PCM/B and must have scored minimum of 50% marks. There are various exams conducted by private and public universities for the admission to the various graduate and postgraduate Pharmacy courses.
Career options :
The pharmacy sector offers lots of opportunities to the students after the completion of the course. The students can work in a Pharmaceutical company or can practice as a Pharmacist. There are huge number of opportunities available for the students in both public and the private sector. After the completion of the course the students can work as a:
- Chemical/Drug Technician
- Bio-Technology Industries
- Drug Therapist
- Drug Inspector
- Hospital Drug Coordinator
- Health Inspector
- Pathological Lab
- Research & Development
- Making Prescription to Patients
- Research Officer