This course involves an integrated study of health and chemical sciences and management & marketing strategies. It academically explores areas of research, analysis, sales, innovation, consultation, distribution and administration in the sector of Pharmaceuticals with the application of various managerial and research skills and business strategies. The major components of study within the course include management, research, communication, pharmaceutical science, accounting, human resource management, aspects of Pharmaceutical business etc.
Admission to the course in India is made on the basis of the candidate’s performance in a relevant State, national, or institute-level written test and/or subsequent rounds of Group Discussion and Personal Interview and/or performance in a relevant qualifying examination.
Through such stages, candidates’ general aptitude for the course is examined and a merit list is announced based upon it. Students still in the final year of graduation are eligible to appear for the entrance exam, but admission to such candidates is made on provisional basis, and is confirmed only once the graduation results are out.
Candidates are shortlisted based on both academic record and performance in a relevant nation-wide screening test
Q: What is the curriculum for MBA in Pharmaceutical Management?
A: MBA in Pharmaceutical Management is an integrated program of Pharmaceutical science and technology with various business strategies and regulatory issues pertaining to pharma industries. As a pharmaceutical management aspirant, you will study a blend of course curriculum of business management topics and pharmaceutical technology issues specific to the pharmaceutical industry. The learning pedagogy is designed to stimulate the young brain through advanced classroom lectures, group work, management games, extensive field visits and case studies which prepare students to become competent pharmaceutical managers.
The course curriculum on business topics includes core management subjects, besides pharmaco-economics, strategic management, data management and analysis.
Q: Are there any Eligibility to get into this course?
A: You will need to obtain a bachelor’s degree of minimum 3 year’s duration with at least 50% marks (45% for SC/ST candidates) from a recognized university in Pharmacy, Medicine (MBBS), BDS, Biotechnology, BAMS, BHMS, Science and Management with a valid score of entrance exams like MAT/CAT/CMAT/GMAT/XAT/IIHMR -U MAT. Working professionals with relevant work experience are encouraged to apply.
Q: What is the admission process in pharmaceutical management program?
A: The eligible candidates will be invited for a group discussion followed by a personal interview. The final selection of the candidate is based on his/her performance in the qualifying examination with a proportional score in MAT/GPAT/CMAT/CAT/GMAT/XAT the group discussion, and the interview.
Q: When does the academic session begins?
A: The academic session begins in July or as may be notified.
Q: What all documents would be required for applying online?
A: Please make sure you have the scanned copies of the following documents before filling up the online form: passport sized photo, class X certificate, 10+2 certificate showing the subjects passed, final mark sheet/degree of the candidates who have passed the qualifying degree or mark sheet of the pre-final year for those who have appeared in the final year exam for the qualifying degree, scanned copy of signature,certificate(s) of work experience(If you have)
Q: How will my application be evaluated?
A: The application will be evaluated based on your academic qualifications and management entrance exam score. Short-listed candidates will be called to attend the group discussion & interview which would be intimated through post/courier and through e-mail.
Q: what are the top recruiting companies?
A; As it is belong to a marketing MBA the demand for this course would be high every time and companies would love to take recruit you especially in pharma sector. Companies like Infosys, Sun Pharma, Piramal, Ranbaxy, HCL, Dabur India Ltd are the top recruiters.
Q: What are the skills required to study this Course?
A: In this cut throat world u need to be competitive,well known apart from this there are several skill u need to be successfully complete this course given below:
1- Business acumen
2- Good communication skills
3- Problem-solving Skills
4- Management skills
5- Strong mathematical skills
6- Research oriented
7- Analytical thinking
8- Leadership qualities
9- Eye for detail