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MS Pharmacology

Are you interested in learning about drugs and its effects in living beings? Want to enhance your knowledge in pharmacology?Then choose the course MS in pharmacology. Learn about the course details, the eligibility criteria and the job prospects. Know about the colleges and the universities that offers this course in India.

Course Name: MS Pharmacology
Stream: Engineering
Course Category: General
Duration: 2 Years

Course Description

Pharmacology is a branch of biology that deals with the study of drug action. The drugs can be man-made, natural or endogenous. The drugs exerts an effects on the cells, tissues, organ or organisms biochemically or physiologically. The pharmacology is a vast subject that includes the study of drug composition, its properties and its synthesis. The study focuses on drug design, molecular and cellular mechanisms. The subjects pharmacology is a biomedical science, it involves in research discovery and the biological effects. The students learn about the translation of subject gained in application of learned principles in clinical settings. Pharmacologists use tools to transform information using genetics, chemistry and molecular biology and target into therapies for treating diseases.

Eligibility Criteria

The students should have completed degree course in biology/chemistry/biochemistry from a recognized university. They should have keen interest in studying about drugs and its effects on living beings.

MS Pharmacology 2019 - 2020 Admissions/Application Enquiry


MS Pharmacology - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering MS Pharmacology course. Check out individual college websites to know more about the admission for 2019 - 2020 academic year. You may download the application form and course details from the official college website.

College NameUniversityState
Era's Lucknow Medical College And HospitalDr. Ram Manohar Lohia Avadh UniversityUttar Pradesh
Institute of Medical Science, Banaras Hindu University, VaranasiBanaras Hindu UniversityUttar Pradesh
Navodaya Medical CollegeRajiv Gandhi University of Health SciencesKarnataka
Sri Guru Ram Rai Institute OF Medical & Health SciencesHemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal UniversityUttarakhand

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Additional Description of MS in Pharmacology

The post graduate course pharmacology is a biomedical research field, it provides strong skill in laboratory work and in-depth knowledge in the pharmacology. They would be trained in research work and enables them to become self directed learners. The program equips them with skills that enhances the intellectual abilities and prepares them for their future careers. The course is rewarding and offers challenging tasks. The curriculum includes seminars, theoretical lectures, practical sessions, research activities, group discussions and assessments. The study focuses on scientific writing, pharmacological research methods, applied bio- statistics, research design, pharma co-dynamics, toxicology and principles of pharma co- kinetics. It caters to preventive measures against diseases, diagnostic and in medical science. The course is multidisciplinary. The professionals interact with individuals from varied fields such as biochemistry, biology, chemistry, toxicology. The study emphasis on delivering knowledge for developing innovative methods for treating disease and helps in developing their skills in innovative designs for drugs. Pharmacologists contribute to the betterment of mankind by developing new drugs to combat diseases effectively. The course prepares the students to explore in interactions of drugs in biological systems. The program enables the students in understanding of theoretical and experimental aspects to develop procedures for problem solving issues. The program trains the students with adequate skills in laboratory experiments and in developing analytical abilities.

Job Prospects

There are ample job opportunities available in pharmaceutical industry public and private sectors, laboratories, biotechnology industry, pharmacy, research organizations, educational institutions, science writing. The job profiles includes pharmacologist, researcher, professor, scientist, laboratory assistant, marketing executive, drug designer.

MS Pharmacology Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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