M Pharm - Pharmaceutics

M. Pharm. Pharmacology

At GITAM, the postgraduate Master of Pharmacy in Pharmacology (M.Pharm. Pharmacology) pharmacy degree program lasts two years. The study of drugs' activities and the interactions that take place between a living thing and substances that have an impact on normal or aberrant biochemical processes are the focus of pharmacology. Pharmaceuticals are substances that have therapeutic characteristics.

This programme equips different pharmacy, healthcare, and medical representatives with the information and abilities they need to keep doctors and other healthcare professionals updated about new medications and treatments produced by different pharmaceutical companies.

Some academic disciplines where the study is concentrated on the theoretical and practical aspects of principles and techniques.

  • Systemic pharmacology
  • Drug therapy and pharmacotherapeutics
  • Drug evaluation and advanced pharmacological techniques
  • Pharmaceutical medicine
  • Clinical evaluation and molecular biology
  • Recent advances in pharmacology
  • Research Methodology 

Scope of Master of Pharmacy (M. Pharm. Pharmacology)

Students can pave a career in pharmaceutical research with an M.Pharm in pharmacology. The effects of medicines are the main topic here. The M.Pharm. degree in pharmacology will strongly emphasize educating students about medications and their effects. The program blends academic study and practical training to ensure you are ready for the rigors of a career in this profession. Due to the extensive breadth of a Master of Pharmacy in this area, there are countless job options. 

Career options for Master of Pharmacy (M. Pharm. Pharmacology)

Candidates can open their pharmacy or chemist store to stock and sell medications after earning a pharmacy degree and registering with the State Pharmacy Council (SPC).

The world of pharmaceutical and manufacturing companies, service industries, and educational institutions offers good employment opportunities for degree holders. The students may be recognized as pharmacists and work in the following job titles after completing a master's degree program.

  • Researcher
  • Professor
  • Analytical Chemist
  • Drug Inspector
  • Lab Technician
  • Healthcare unit manager
  • Medical Transcriptionist
  • Regulatory Manager, etc.

Programme offered at

  • GITAM School of Pharmacy, GIMSR Campus

Duration of the programme

  • 2 Years

Check Eligibility

  • Pass in B.Pharm. from a recognized university with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade and score obtained in GAT (PG Pharmacy) - 2022.


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