M. Pharma in Pharmaceutics


Masters in Pharmaceutics is a two year full time programme offered by a number of colleges in the country. The scope for it is as good in India as it is abroad. It is important to consider this course if one is looking for a specialization in the field of pharmaceutics. The number of seats for this course across colleges is relatively few.

Eligibility Criteria

The candidate aspiring for an M.Pharm in the field of pharmaceutics is expected to have B. pharm or an equivalent degree. Some colleges may also choose to hold their own entrance exams for the same. The candidate needs to go through the prospectus of the college very thoroughly in order to be able to understand the unique requirements of each college.

Course Outlook

It is extremely beneficial if the candidate opts for this programme as a value addition to their existing repertoire of knowledge in the field. The course mainly comprises of topics like preformulation, polymer sciences, stability, excipients, Quality Assurance, microencapsulation and optimization.

Job Prospects

In most of the colleges the post graduates of the field have been given training with the latest equipment, laboratory and research facilities. Most of the companies hire the post graduates through campus recruitment. The post graduates of the field have an opportunity to work in the best pharmaceutical companies as well as in hospitals and research labs.

Places to Pursue

•    Bihar College of Pharmacy
•    Bapatla College of Pharmacy, Andhra Pradesh
•    University College of Pharm. Sciences, Warangal, Andhra Pradesh
•    Sri Ramachandra College of Pharmacy



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3 Responses to “M. Pharma in Pharmaceutics”

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    sir, I recently completed my b.pharm degree in andhrapradesh and i got 1418 rank in APPGCET , can i get pharmaceutics specialization in campus college or in good college.my category BC. ..plz replay me wid answer.

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    V.Naveen Chand:

    Recently i have qualified in gpat and got rank 6675, in which college in andhra pradesh i get seat i belongs to SC category. please inform me

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    prashant jha:

    sir,I have completed graduation with chemistry hons.My subsidiary subjects are math,phy.Am I eligible to appear at the entrance examination in du and what is the eligiblity criteria for this ,please tell me. My email address is pr[email protected]