Pharmacists study aspects of how and why drugs work, how they are formulated and administered, and how they are used in the treatment of disease.
B.Pharm is an under graduate degree awarded for the completion of a 4 year program in the area of Pharmacy. B.Pharm is a shortened form of Bachelor of Pharmacy. Pharmacy Council of India is the controlling authority of the Indian Pharmacy education. PCI is a legal body ruled by the provisions of the Pharmacy Act 1948 along with AICTE as apex body. B.Pharm enables a candidate to practice a professional career as a Pharmacis
B.Pharm course will cover a syllabus including health care, Pharmaceutical, Life Sciences and biochemical science. The program covers practical experiments along with theory classes. Many reputed institutes and universities in India and abroad provide B.Pharm course.
First year/SemisterB.Pharm course is inter professional and taken with students from other health sciences degrees. In the following they will study pharmacy primary care, pharmaceutics,Pharmachemistry, antimicrobial chemotherapy, pharmacology, pharmacotherapy and pharmaceutical practice
There will be a minimum of 12 weeks of clinical/Industry placements during the course. There are opportunities for them to take their your placements interstate and overseas in hospitals, the community or in industry.
Pharmacists dispense prescription medications to patients and offer expertise in the safe use of prescriptions. They also may conduct health and wellness screenings, provide immunizations, oversee the medications given to patients, and provide advice on healthy lifestyles.
Some pharmacists who own their pharmacy or manage a chain pharmacy spend time on business activities, such as inventory management. Pharmacists also must take continuing education courses throughout their career to keep up with the latest advances in pharmacological science.
With most drugs, pharmacists use standard dosages from pharmaceutical companies. However, some pharmacists create customized medications by mixing ingredients themselves, a process known as compounding.
The course commences as per the date prescribed by Yenepoya University, most likely in the first week of August. The exact date will be communicated by the Institution.