The Bachelor of Pharmacy degree is popularly known as B-Pharm in India. Its about understanding the properties and impacts of medicines and developing the skills required to counsel patients about their use.
Pharmacy graduates are required to learn and acquire adequate knowledge, necessary skills to practice the profession of pharmacy including thorough and exhaustive knowledge of synthesis and assay of Medicinal agents including mode of action, drug interactions and Patient counselling and professional information exchange with Physicians and other paramedics. The graduates are required to acquire an in-depth knowledge of formulation, storage and analysis of various pharmaceutical dosage forms including herbal medicines required for both large scale commercial production & research. The graduates should understand the concept of Community Pharmacy and be able to participate in rural and urban health care projects of State and Central government. The graduate is also required to detail the physicians and community and market the medicinal agents for diagnosis, prevention and therapeutic purposes. The pharmacist should act as bridge between Physicians and Patients and strive for better health care.
What is B.Pharma?
This Degree Program provide training in fields including: Human Anatomy & Physiology, pharmacology & Toxicology, drugs and medicines, Pharmaceutical Engineering, Pharmacognosy & Phytochemistry, Medicinal Chemistry, pharmaceutical chemistry, biochemistry, Applied Biochemistry, Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Stereo chemistry, Heterocyclic Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Natural Chemistry, pharmacy practice (including pharmacotherapeutics, disease state management, etc.), pharmaceutics, ethics, pharmacy management, physiology, anatomy, kinetics, Computer Science and Statistics, compounding medications, pharmacy law, Pharmaceutical Jurisprudence & Ethics, Pharmaceutical Engineering, Pharmaceutical Marketing, Pharmaceutical Technology & Biopharmaceutics, Instrumental & Biomedical Analysis, Pharmaceutical Microbiology & Biotechnology, Pathophysiology.
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The pharmacy curriculum shall be oriented towards educating student of B.Pharm course to:
- Imbibe the concept of better patient health care at every face of Health related activities.
- Should be capable of functioning independently in both rural and urban environment.
- Appraise fellow professionals in Hospitals, Community and Industry of newer developments in pharmacy.
- Be a part of National & International sponsored health education programmes.
- Educate the community about disease prevention measures, community hygiene and better health.
- Inculcate critical thinking, clarity of expression, independent thinking and scientific temperament.
- Encourage active learning methods like group discussions, Seminars, peer interactions etc., which would enable students to develop discipline, personality, communicating skills, and other qualities, which are necessary.
- Be able to produce and market dosage forms and be responsible in minimizing the pollution hazards, by using proper scientific and logical techniques.
Once you are Graduated, you can consider employment in ,……
- Chemical/Drug Technician
- Bio-Technology Industries
- Drug Therapist
- Regulatory Affairs
- Drug Inspector
- Hospital Drug Coordinator
- Health Inspector
- Research Officer
- Pathological Lab
- Research & Development
- Making Prescription to Patients
Post Graduate Opportunities
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- Bangalore University
- Mangalore University
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