Master of Pharmacy (M. Pharm) in India is offered as post graduate (graduate) course after completion of B. Pharm degree. The M. Pharm course is normally of two years duration. In some universities it is one-year research and one year theory examination, while some offers M. Pharm by research completely leading to doctorate degree.
Since pharmaceutical industry is growing at a rapid pace, more and more colleges are coming up as standalone institutes for higher education in the field of pharmacy. The course focuses on specialization in the field of pharmacy such as :
- M. Pharm (Pharmaceutics)
- M. Pharm (Pharmaceutical Technology)
- M. Pharm (Pharmacology)
- M. Pharm (Pharmacy Practice - Clinical Research & Clinical Pharmacology)
- 2 Years
- Passed B. Pharm from a recognized university/college with minimum 50% marks.