Offered Programmes

Ph.D. (Pharmacy)

Programme Overview

Ph.D. (Pharmacy) is a doctorate course of a minimum of three years that focuses on creating research experts who are well versed in the field of pharmaceutical technology and its other aspects. Students will also be exposed to practical based training and research so that they can contribute to the field and work as professional pharmaceutical sciences professionals.

Programme Educational Objectives (PEO) - Pharm. D. and Pharm. D. (PB)

  • icon To provide a comprehensive pharmaceutical education leading to Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm. D.) degree.
  • icon To provide hands on training through state of art infrastructure to meet challenges of   drug discovery and pharmaceutical care.
  • icon To integrate knowledge and skills with clinical research to promote health care.
  • icon Understand and appreciate the role of health care education in the development of society and on mankind’s welfare.
  • icon To inculcate leadership capabilities as member of health care team.

Programme Outcomes

  • icon Demonstrate knowledge of pharmacy practice and the ability to acquire, manage and use current information for problem solving, patient-specific, population-specific, evidence-based care to promote safe and optimal pharmacotherapy outcomes.
  • icon Identify the rules and regulations involved in the drug discovery and development, distribution, sale and safe use of medicines and participate in the development of drug use policy.
  • icon Apply critical thinking skills, including investigation, application, analysis, creativity, synthesis and evaluation of information, data and documents related to drug, poison, clinical investigations, pharmaceutical care and practices.
  • icon Develop problem-based learning approach and analytical thinking in his/her academic and professional life.
  • icon Demonstrate the ability to plan and implement professional activities.
  • icon Act efficiently as a leader in the diverse areas of the profession.
  • icon Write, interpret and communicate effectively and scientifically.
  • icon Apply the knowledge and skills gained through education to gain recognition in professional circle and society.
  • icon Partnering with other health care communities to provide innovative solutions.
  • icon Create awareness in society about the effective and safe use of medicines.
  • icon Demonstrate eco-friendly products and processes to maintain public health.
  • icon Imbibe ethical practices and moral values in personal and professional endeavours.
  • icon Identify and implement cost-effective patient care and resource management practices that do not compromise quality of care.
  • icon Tackle future challenges through lifelong learning.

Key Information

Duration

3 Years

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Career Prospects

After completing the Ph.D. (Pharmacy), the students will be considered specialized for various job profiles in government and private sectors. Some of the popular job prospects have been listed below.

  • Clinical Pharmacist
  • Pharmacy Coordinator
  • Pharmacy In-Charge
  • Assistant Manager
  • Professor
  • Researcher
  • Lecturer