Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharm) is an excellent basic educational program designed to teach the application of scientific knowledge and technology of preparation of medicines which include the knowledge of methods, techniques and instrumentation involved in research & development, the manufacture, quality assurance, storage, marketing of medicines, health care services such as reviewing medications for safety & efficacy, and providing drug information to patents.
Pharmacy as a career option has always been in demand. Pharmacy offers reasonably good career opportunities both by way of jobs as well in terms of starting your own business. Increasing number of pharmaceuticals companies and business, hospitals, all over the world is a clear indication of the growing scope in this area.
The job avenues for a pharmacist are with pharmaceutical industry, government departments, universities, hospitals, investigation and research institutes etc.
Within the pharmaceutical industry opportunities are in research & development, IPR, formulation development, production, Quality assurance and regulatory affairs, marketing of drugs. Drug control administration also offers a wide range of opportunities to pharmacists.