About The Program

M.Sc. in Pharmaceutical Chemistry is a Two-year Postgraduate Course in Pharmaceutical Chemistry which includes the study of drugs and drug development. The discipline includes concepts and processes of drug discovery, delivery, absorption, metabolism etc. The Pharmaceutical Chemistry also involves elements of Biomedical Analysis, Pharmacology, Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics.

The Candidate with Postgraduate Degree in Pharmaceutical Chemistry can pursue their career in capacities such as Scientists, Professors, Researchers, Research Executives, Quality Control and Quality Assurance Analysts, Scientific Data Entry Specialists, Patent Analysts, Pharmaceutical Patent Analyst, etc.

    • An Applicant should have passed B.Sc. (Medical / Non-Medical) / B.Pharmacy graduates with an aggregate of 50% or more marks from a College or a University as recognized by the UGC/an Affiliating Authority with Chemistry as one of the compulsory subjects.
    • Eligibility for B.Pharmacy Graduates: To be eligible for admission to the M.Sc. Pharmaceutical Chemistry, an Applicant should have passed the B. Pharmacy Examination from a recognized University/College or an Institution as approved by the Pharmacy Council of India (PCI) with a minimum of 50% marks in the aggregate.
    • 2 years (4 semesters)
  • Course Structure for M.Sc. Pharmaceutical Chemistry
    Year I Semester - I Semester - II
    • Organic Chemistry-I
    • Quantitative Analytical Methods
    • Basic Pharmacology
    • Basic Computers
    • Soft Skills
    • Organic Chemistry-I Practical
    • Quantitative Analytical Methods Practical
    • Medicinal Chemistry-I
    • Advanced Analytical Techniques -I
    • Chemistry of Natural Products
    • Pharmaceutics
    • Soft Skills
    • Chemistry of Natural Products Practical
    • Advanced Analytical Techniques -I Practical
    Year II Semester - III Semester - IV
    • Fundamentals of QA & QC
    • Advanced Analytical Techniques -II
    • Drug Delivery System & Biopharmaceutics
    • Advanced Analytical Techniques -II Practical
    • Seminar
    • Minor Project
    • Industrial Training/Project Work in the Institute
    • Max. Marks: 400 (Thesis: 200 and Viva- voce and Presentation: 200)
    The program structure is subject to change (if required)