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Master of Pharmacy (M.Pharm.) - Pharmacology

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School of Medical & Allied Sciences

Duration

Years

Fees Structure

Semester-I

Rs.55,000/-

Semester-II

Rs.55,000/-

Total Fee

Rs.1,10,000/-

 

Overview
Masters in Pharmacy(M.Pharm) with specialization in Pharmacology is a 2-year postgraduate program in Pharmacology that includes the study of theoretical concepts and practical applications of pharmacology in the medical world and drug delivery system. 
 
KRUM's School of Medical and Applied Sciences(SMAS) offers a Master of Pharmacy (Pharmacology) degree that has been approved by the Medical Council of India (MCI). The course provides postgraduate students with training in pharmacology and toxicology, with the goal of preparing them for careers in preclinical/clinical research, pharmacovigilance studies, regulatory processes for drug export and approval, and careers in academic, industrial, and healthcare provision settings.
 
SMAS prepares exceptional students for productive and successful careers in the pharmaceutical industry, academia, and research through this course. We have academic affiliations with the best pharmaceutical companies involved in research in Delhi NCR, such as Dabur Research Foundation, Sun Pharma, Arbo Pharma, Indian Pharmacopeia Commission, Catalyst Clinical Services, Suraksha Pharma, Medicament Biotech, Mankind Pharma, and others.
 
Our P.G. students at K.R. Mangalam University conduct preclinical studies such as drug screening for antidiabetic/ antihypertensive/ neurodegenerative diseases, anticancer and immunomodulatory activity, and clinical research on a variety of drugs and pharmaceuticals. We give our students an advantage by teaching and training leading pharmaceutical experts in preclinical/clinical research, pharmacovigilance studies, drug regulatory processes, and participation in conferences/workshops/skill development programmes.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates should possess a B. Pharmacy. degree of an Indian university established by law in India from an institution approved by the Pharmacy Council of India (PCI) and have scored not less than 55% of the maximum marks (aggregate of 4 years of B.Pharmacy). Every student who is selected for admission to the postgraduate programme in pharmacy in any PCI-approved institution should have obtained registration with the State Pharmacy Council or must obtain the same within one month from the date of his/her admission, failing which the admission of the candidate is liable to be canceled.

Programme Details

Programme Highlights
  • Students at KRMU are taught by highly experienced academicians and industry experts only.
  • Study at the best university in Gurgaon with state-of-the-art infrastructure and well-equipped laboratories to give the best learning experience to the students.
  • Various academic tie-ups with organizations like Sun Pharma, Dabur, Arbo Pharma, etc. to enhance the training of students at various levels in the university.
  • Frequent guest lectures are taken by industry experts from leading pharmaceutical companies in the industry.
  • Get varied chances to intern at various leading MNCs. Private and Government Research Laboratories.
  • Students at KRMU get hands-on training on various key instruments used in the industry for the development of products and quality analysis.
  • Regular monitoring of students’ personal and professional well-being is done to ensure a holistic growth environment.
  • KRMU has designed the course in the form of project-based learning which helps the students grasp theoretical knowledge and also to apply their knowledge in real-life situations. 
  • The course curriculum is designed with a focus on multidisciplinary studies
  • The development of soft skills is done through co-curricular and extracurricular activities
Programme Structure

Semester 1
Course Title Credit
Modern Pharmaceutical Analytical Techniques 4
Advanced Pharmacology I 4
Pharmacological and Toxicological Screening Methods-I 4
Cellular & Molecular Pharmacology 4
Experimental Pharmacology - I 6
Seminar / Assignment 4

Semester 2
Course Title Credit
Advanced Pharmacology II 4
Pharmacological and Toxicological Screening Methods-II 4
Principles of Drug Discovery 4
Clinical Research & Pharmacovigilance 4
Experimental Pharmacology - II 6
Seminar/Assignment 4

Semester 3
Course Title Credit
Research Methodology and Biostatistics 4
Journal Club 1
Discussion / Presentation (Proposal Presentation) 2
Research Work 14

Semester 4
Course Title Credit
Journal Club 1
Research Work 16
Discussion / Final Presentation 3

 

Programme Outcomes
  • Becoming more employable: One of the reasons why you should opt for this course is that it will enhance your employability. After studying Pharmacy, you will have a wide range of career options to choose from. Having knowledge in multiple avenues will also help you in getting a good starting salary package. 
  • Gaining confidence in communication: Another reason why you should consider getting this degree is that you will be able to develop plentiful soft skills. One of those soft skills is your communication abilities. You will be able to speak and write in an efficient and precise manner. 
  • Gaining knowledge: Gaining a lot of knowledge in the field of Pharmacy is another advantage of this course. You can use this knowledge to work on individual projects or to collaborate with a team of like-minded people. The skills that you gain during this course will empower you and give you the confidence to solve real-world problems.
  • People Skills: Pharmacists need to have people skills that would assist them to work with people. They need to have some emotional sensitivity towards others. Without having this kind of understanding towards other human beings, they won’t be able to solve the problems related to human societies and well-being. 
  • Personality development: Being proficient in a practical and useful subject like Pharmacy will add an edge to your personality and make you appear more intelligent and charismatic to the outside world. You would easily be able to contribute to the welfare of society by gaining profound insights into people.

Who should Pursue

As a Pharmacist, you will need to be at the forefront of treatment and help in the prevention of disease. You should be able to assess a patient’s needs and attentively cater to them. You will also have the choice to undertake certain projects that require scientific research. Many universities and research institutions directly hire Pharmacists after they graduate. This is a career path that would require you to be constantly learning new things and improving your knowledge in the area of medicine. Pharmacists also need to have good communication skills so that they can talk to the patients in a clear, effective and empathetic manner. You would need to have a fair understanding of how to treat commonly occurring illnesses.

Stipend Policy

Aspirants who wish to opt for the Master of Pharmacy (M.Pharm.) - Pharmacology programme at KRMU will get a chance to avail stipend during their course period based on their marks percentage scored during their graduation. 
 

Marks Percentage

Stipend per month (INR)

Annual Stipend (INR)

70% to less than 75%

1500

18000

75% to less than 80%

3000

36000

Above 80%

5000

60000

 

Financial Assistance

K.R. Mangalam University partnered with the leading banks to help you to finance your dream course through Education Loan. You only have to start repaying one year after finishing your course or six months after you get a job.
 

Benefits:

  • Quick and Instant
  • Includes tuition fees, books cost, hostel fees, airfare.
  • Concessional rate of interest.
  • Speedy disposal of loan applications
  • Availability of the loan across the country
  • Up to 100% loan with lower interest rate and zero processing fees
  • Repayment tenure ranging from 5-15 years.
 

Career Options

There are various areas in which you can build a good career after graduating from this course. Some of these paths are well-known, while others aren't much of a common choice. Here is the list of some of the possible career sectors that you can take up after completing this degree:
  • Lecturer/Professor/Academician
  • Academic Researcher
  • Analytical Chemist
  • Biomedical Scientist
  • Clinical Research Associate
  • Clinical Scientist (Biochemistry/Immunology)
  • Medicinal Chemist
  • Pharmacologist
  • Research Scientist(Life Sciences/Medical)
  • Pharmacovigilance Officer
  • Preclinical data analyst
  • Medical Writer
  • Medical Coder
  • Formulation Development Manager
  • Drug Regulatory Affairs Manager
  • Product Marketing
  • Sales Manager (Medical)
  • Drug Inspectors
  • Drug Safety Associate

Placements

It can be difficult to find the right job after graduating college if you try to do it all on your own. But guidance from the right mentors can ease your journey to a great extent. The experts at K.R. Mangalam University provides career counseling services for students who need help in making decisions for their careers. It also exposes its students to multiple job opportunities that are available in the industry. Students have a plethora of options to choose from and they can easily get a high-paying job right at the beginning of their careers. Here is a list of the companies that are a part of the KRMU placement drive: 
  • CPA Global
  • Oyo
  • Paytm
  • Magic Meters
  • News On Dot
  • BookMyForex
  • Indiabulls
  • Husys
  • LawRato
  • HCL
  • Airtel

Faq

If you are seeking admission in this course, you need to first fill out the application form at admissions.krmangalam.edu.in. Then you will get a link for the admission test at your registered email address. Once you complete the test, your interview will be scheduled with one of the faculty members at KRMU. Upon selection, you have to submit the required documents and fee.

The KRMU has some of the best on-campus hostels for its students. The premises are spacious and well-ventilated. Additionally, KRMU has excellent learning facilities like classrooms, labs, a moot court, and a museum.

Yes, students have access to high-quality transportation services at the university. KRMU provides its transportation facilities to all of the parts of Delhi-NCR. Shuttle Services from the Rajiv Chowk and HUDA Metro Station are also available.

The KRMU Campus has a well-equipped medical room in Block-A. The Campus Clinic offers multiple healthcare services for the prevention and treatment of injuries and illnesses. It caters to first-aid needs for both the students and the faculty members.

Yes, KRMU has collaborated with some banks to provide scholarships and loans to its students. If you feel that you require any kind of financial aid, you can submit an application to the university. To get further information about the various kinds of financial assistance available at KRMU, Click here.

 

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