A Master of Pharmacy (abbreviated M.Pharma) is a post-graduate academic degree in the field of pharmacy. In many countries, it has superseded a Bachelor of Pharmacy (B. Pharm) as the prerequisite for registration to practice as a pharmacist. It may also refer to a postgraduate coursework or research degree in the field of pharmacy. Master of Pharmacy: - (M.Pharma) in India is offered as post graduate (graduate) course after completion of B.Pharma degree. The M.Pharmacy course is normally of two years duration. Ram Gopal College of Pharmacy Admission Open in M.Pharmacy for Current Session. The course focuses on specialization in the field of pharmacy like Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmacology, and Pharmacognosy. The M.Pharma courses are offered by pharmacy colleges affiliated to universities leading to entry into the pharmacy profession. RGCP College Invites the Application for Master in Pharmacy Admission 2014-2015 Session
For M.Pharm admissions, candidates must have passed B.Pharm with at least 55% marks for general category.
Candidates belonging to Schedule Casts (SC) / Schedule Tribes and other Backward Classes (OBCs), the marks should be 50% in B.Pharm.
Gate qualified (With Valid gate score) candidates are preferred. Non-gate candidates are also eligible.
For Appearing in Annual exams, one should have 75% attendance in all subjects.
The duration of the course of M.Pharm shall be 2 years.
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES AFTER M.PHARMACY
Research & Development:
After M.Pharm in Pharmaceutics students are hired to work as Research associate at research institute or research fellows (JRF and SRF). Pharma graduates can absorb as scientist in R&D and F&D. It is field of innovation where talented people in pharmacy working as scientist.
Post graduates in pharmacy are most welcomed in this arena, with the continuous expansion of Pharmacy learning. After doing M. Pharma one can work as Assistant Professor in any degree institutes.
The Drug Regulatory Affairs Profession is an emergent profession with novel oppurtunites. Many Pharma companies are recruiting M.Pharm.
Quality Assurance/Quality Control
After completion of M.Pharm in pharmacy there are various opportunities for the individual, they can either go for higher studies like PhD.
Many of our M.Pharm are opting to fly overseas and make their career bright.
Pharmaceutics is concerned with the strategies by which biologically active compounds are presented to the body so as to elicit an optimal response. It includes are the design, preparation and testing of drug-delivery systems. There are two major areas of emphasis found in the current research in the Department of Pharmaceutics, Novel Drug Delivery (Nanotechnology based SR, CR & Targeted delivery and Biopharmaceutics (drug formulation, physical/industrial pharmacy, mechanisms and modeling of drug transport, molecular and cellular pharmaceutics) & Pharmacokinetics(Rate process, ADME Kinetics).
Faculty for M.Pharma
Dr. Neelam Singla- Director
Doctorate in Pharmacy- Punjab University
Exp.- 20 Years
Dr. Alka Arora- Principal
Doctorate in Pharmacy- Jamia Hamdard
Exp.- 25 Years
Dr. Samina Ahmad- Associ. Professor
Doctorate in Pharmacy- University of Strathclyde,
Master of Pharmacy (Pharmaceutics)- Jamia Hamdard
Mrs. Mohini Kalra- Ass. Professor
M.Pharmacy- MD University, Rohtak