Pharmacology is the science of discovery, production and testing of drugs. Those involved in the development of new medicines draw upon knowledge from medicinal sciences as well as chemistry to effectively synthesise drugs targeting a specific ailment. The complex nature of the field requires knowledge of not only drugs but also the mechanism of action, side effects and toxicity.
With recent advances in technology, pharmaceutical science has achieved a lot in the field of science, extending far beyond the synthesis and production of drugs and now consists of other roles such as compounding and dispensing of medications, healthcare services and conducting clinical tests.
Some of the top recruiters for students from this field include
- Sun Pharmaceutical Industries
- Aurobindo Pharma Limited
- Lupin Limited
- Cipla Limited
- Dr Reddy’s Laboratories
- Cadila Healthcare Limited
- Intas Pharmaceuticals Limited
Many of the top universities that offer a course in pharmaceutical science are centred in and around Bhopal. The lush greenery in the city along with the highly reputed universities in the region makes it one of the best places to pursue higher education. Here are some of the top B Pharma College In Bhopal.
The School of Pharmacy & Research at People’s University is one of the top-rated pharmacy departments in Bhopal. The institute offers both B Pharma and M Pharma Courses. Even though the university was founded not so long back, the academic departments here have set a high standard its high standard, especially in medicinal sciences. The placement record of students at people’s university has been quite good which is no surprise considering the strong tie-ups the institute has with the industry.
VNS Group of Institutions
The faculty of pharmacy at VNS Group of Institutions is quite well regarded in the medical field. Not only has the university been producing top-notch pharmacists since the inception of the department but has been receiving various accolades for its contribution to pharmaceutical research.
Sagar Institute of Research and Technology
Another reputed institute in the region, Sagar Institute of Research and Technology has been pioneering various academic programs in the fields of medicine and engineering. The syllabus offered for its pharmacy programs is quite interesting and has been given many positive ratings by past students.
Originally known as the University of Bhopal, it was renamed in 1988 as Barkatullah University. The pharmacy department here was established in 1997 and is recognized by AICTE New Delhi. The programs on offer include Bachelor in Pharmacy, which is a 4-year degree spread out over eight semesters. The academic department is well equipped with various facilities such as a digital library, computer centre, and medicinal plant garden.
Technocrats Institute of Technology
The Technocrats Group of Institutions is an NBA Accredited Education group. It is affiliated to RGPV – Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya. The college was ranked amongst the top 100 universities in India according to Times Higher Education rankings. The program on pharmaceutical sciences at the institute provides students with an understanding of values and ethics besides inculcating strong academic knowledge.