M.Sc. in Pharmaceutical Chemistry is a postgraduate course in Pharmaceutical Chemistry. The course durations is 2 years. The course deals with the study of drugs and drug development. The other subjects that ae being studied in the course includes concepts and processes of drug discovery, delivery, absorption, metabolism, and such. Biomedical Analysis, Pharmacology, Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics are also taught in this
Ideal candidates for the course would possess, skills in Information Technology,aptitude for research and analysis,
project management skills,time management and organizational skills,ability to critically evaluate data, interpersonal and team-work abilities.
Listed below are some of the top institutes in India that offer the course.
1. Loyola College, Chennai,Chennai, Tamil Nadu
2. St. Xavier's College, Mumbai, Maharashtra
3.Christ University, Bangalore, Karnataka
4. Madras Christian College - [MCC], Chennai, Tamil Nadu
5, The Oxford College of Science - [TOCS], Bangalore, Karnataka
The job potential is good and there many organisations including pharmaceutical industries,research institutes,
schools and government laboratories,manufacturing industries,food processing and beverage industries.
The eligibility criteria is a B.Sc. degree. The university will conduct a written test and qualified candidates will be allotted seats.
The entrance test depends on the university and there will be a exam on the subjects you have studied in B.Sc.