NEPEDS College of Pharmaceutical Science
CID Bus Stop , Basistha , Guwahati-28 , Assam
Affiliated to Srimanta Sankaradeva University of Health Sciences(SSUHS)
Approved By Pharmacy Council of India (PCI)
Diploma in Pharmacy (D.Pharm) is a diploma level course for aspirants who wish to study pharmacy and opt for a career option in medicine. It is a 2-year full-time diploma course designed to prepare candidates to work under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist in hospitals, community pharmacies, and oth er pharmaceutical- related fields. The course provides the minimum qualification to become a registered Pharmacist in India.
Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm) is an undergraduate academic degree course in the field of Pharmacy education. The duration of this course is 4 years (semester wise). Students who are interested to study learn about various drugs and its effect on the human body generally opts for this course. Majorly, it includes the study of drugs and medicine, their pharmacological action, chemical structure, formulations, biochemistry, etc. The course trains students in the above mentioned aspects and makes them ready to take on various roles in the pharmaceutical industry. Possessing the knowledge of medicines and biology, graduates may perform tasks such as prescribing appropriate medicine to patients (pharmacist), clinical research, work at pharmaceutical companies etc. It is training to understand the properties and impacts of medicines and developing the skills required to counsel patients about their use.
CAREER PATH OF PHARMACY GRADUATES
Industrial pharmacist (Manufacturing, Packaging, Quality Control and QualityAssurance)
Hospital and Community Pharmacist (Dispensing of Medicines and Counselling of Patients)
Sales and Distribution executive (Detailing to Doctors and Bulk Distribution of Medicines)
Academic Pharmacist (Training Diploma in Pharmacy Students).