Bachelor of Pharmacy (B. Pharm.)


Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharmacy) is an undergraduate degree course in the field of Pharmacy education. The students those are interested in the medical field can choose this course after the completion of class 12 th  .After the completion of this degree, the students can practice as a Pharmacist. Pharmacists can work in a range of industries related to the prescription, manufacture & provision of medicines. The duration of this course is 4 years. Students who wish to join the B.Pharmacy programme have to fulfill the given eligibility criteria:

  • • For admission to the Pharmacy courses, student must have passed class 12 th  with Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics/Biology.
  • • Students have to secure a minimum of 50% marks in the qualifying examination.
  • • Students, those pass the two year Diploma in Pharmacy (D.Pharm) are also eligible.

Bachelor of pharmacy is one of the popular job oriented course among the science students after class 12 th . In this course the students study about the drugs and medicines, Pharmaceutical Engineering, Medicinal Chemistry etc. This course provides a large no. of job opportunities in both the public and private sector.

There are various career options available for the science students after the completion of B.Pharmacy degree. The students can go for higher studies in the Pharmacy i.e. Master of Pharmacy (M.Pharmacy). This field is one of the evergreen fields in the medical sector, with the increasing demand for Pharma professional every year.

The pharmacy courses are approved by the All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) & Pharmacy Council of India (PCI), New Delhi.

To get admission into the Pharmacy course, students have to complete their 10+2 education & apply for apply for the state level exams such as TS EAMCET, as per the eligibility criteria of the exams.

Career and Jobs


The pharmacy sector offers lots of opportunities to the students after the completion of the course. The students can work in a Pharmaceutical company or can practice as a Pharmacist. There is huge number of opportunities available for the students in both public and the private sector. You can also work in a government sector. Beside this, you can also work in an Abroad Company.

After completing a graduation degree, you can work at government hospitals, retail pharmacy & private hospitals/clinics. You can also start your own consultancies and business.

The students can work in a Pharmaceutical company or can practice as a Pharmacist. In Pharmaceutical Company, you can work in departments such as quality control, manufacturing, packing marketing, production, etc.

You can also make your career in Pharmaceutical Management & marketing field as a Production Manager, Medical Representative, Area Sales Manager, etc.