Study Pharm.D from Karnataka College of Pharmacy

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Pharm.D is one of the excellent courses pursued by students who wish to be in the health sector. It is a degree different from that of B.Pharm as it includes extensive didactic clinical preparation and a full year of hands-on practical experience. Karnataka College of Pharmacy is one of the best colleges in India offering world –class education in Pharm.D. Most of the countries around the world are now offering Pharm.D courses. From 2008 onwards, India also started offering this course. A limitless number of opportunities are open in a number of areas such as pharmacies, drug development, fundamental or applied research, biotechnology etc.after the completion of the course. For studying Pharm.D, one should have passed 10+2 examination with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects along with one of the following subjects: Mathematics or Biology, or a pass in D.Pharm and should have completed 17 years of age. For an admission in Pharm.D. (Post Baccalaureate), one should have obtained B.Pharm degree from an institution approved by the Pharmacy Council of India.

Pharm.D course shall be of six academic years, (five years of study and one year of internship or residency) each academic year spread over a period of not less than two hundred working days. Sixth year involves posting in specialty units, training students in pharmacy practice or clinical pharmacy services.Pharm.D. (Post Baccalaureate) course shall be for three academic years (two years of study and one year internship or residency) full time with each academic year spread over a period of not less than two hundred working days.Some of the job prospects include
Drug Inspector, Dispensing Pharmacist, Clinical Pharmacist etc. Pharm.D graduates are also best suited for clinical research and related jobs across the globe.