Admission to Pharmacy courses

Bright opportunities in Gujarat

Pharmaceutical manufacturing is considered to be large industry in India. Out of total pharmaceutical production of India, 50% is manufactured in Gujarat alone. Growth of pharmaceutical industry in 21st century is expected in manifold.

There are only 4 Government Grant-in-aid colleges (with 190 seats) in Gujarat and within a span of short period, as many as 84 self-financed pharmacy colleges have been established however, a very few of them has adequate infrastructure and faculties. It is responsibility of the Government to establish required number of Government/Grant-in-aid pharmacy colleges.

Pharmacy course is a very good course for girls. After B.Pharm. course, girls in Gujarat have good career opportunities.

Job avenues after B.Pharm.:

  1. Opportunity to migrate to America or other country for job-business.
  2. Job as Medical Representative in multinational pharmaceutical company.
  3. Job as pharmacist in research and production departments of pharmaceutical company.

Further study options:

Opportunity is available to go for Master Degree in Pharmacy course at Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Rajasthan or at Indian Institute of Technology at Mumbai or other IITs. Job with higher salary package are immediately available as also opportunity to go abroad. In Gujarat, there are limited seats available for M.Pharm. course.