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Doctoral Programme

in Pharmacy


Course Overview

Ph.D.(Pharmacy) is a doctoral pharmacy programme that lays out the specialization in pharmaceutical science. It is outlined to fulfil the need of high grade education, development and research work in the field of pharmaceutical industry. The course brings forth practical and theoretical approach on the subject and ensures advanced training of the students. The aspirants get privilege to undergo research and experiments in well-organized laboratory inside the campus.

The programme allows the students to proactively take part in research and development work under the guidance of some renowned scientists. The university has collaborated with various international institutes and research labs to impart best learning and education in this stream. Post Ph.D., the students can see their future in government hospitals, pharma companies, medical labs, defence services and much more.

During the course, the students go through their research work under the shadow of notable scholars and scientists and attain expertise in Pharmaceutical Science, analysis of Pharmaceutical drugs and Pharmaceutical molecules. The faculty inspires the students to think beyond innovation and eye on achieving eminent roles in the relevant industry or academia.

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Designed to Produce Efficient Pharmacists

At GLA University, we emphasize education beyond classrooms with project-based learning to ensure our students imbibe what the industry requires.
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    Highly Equipped Pharma Lab

    for practical study of medical drugs & their compounds

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    14 Research Centres

    to provide students with immense scope for research

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    Hands-on Training

    with compulsory lab assignments

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    Experienced Faculty

    drawn from top-notch institutions

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    400+ Patents Published

    by faculty, researchers, and students

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    Top-Notch Placements

    up to Rs. 55.00 LPA

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A doctorate degree in pharmacy is the most revered education across diverse industries and government departments.

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  • Government Hospitals
  • Government Scientist    
  • India Analytical Laboratories
  • Indian Council for Medical Research  
  • India Drug Research Association & Laboratory
  • Indian Medical Association
  • Ministry of Health
  • Pharmacy Council of India 

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  • AbbVie 
  • Aurobindo Pharma
  • Cipla
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • GlaxoSmithKline               
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Lotus Herbal      
  • Lupin    
  • Merck
  • Pfizer    
  • Piramal
  • Sun Pharmaceuticals & many more

iconFurther Study

  • Lectureship    
  • Preparation for competitive government job exams
  • Research Projects


In the ongoing placements of Batch 2022, 2000+ GLAdiators have bagged offers from top recruiters from the industry.
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Why Pharmacy at GLA?

The pharmaceutical industry has grown in leaps and bounds especially after the COVID-19 pandemic. It is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of over 12% in the next five years. In 2021, the CAGR of pharma industry was 17.7%. The pharmaceutical companies have paced up advanced medicine research after the outbreak of Coronavirus. This scenario has created a sea of opportunities for the budding pharmacists to land future-proof jobs.

Pharmaceutics grads acquire the following positions:
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    Quality Control Officer

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    Production / R&D Chemist

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    Packing and Labeling Officer

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    Research Associates / Coordinator / Scientist

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    Training Analyst

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    Project/Trials Manager

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    Medical Underwriter

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    Production Executive / Manager/ Planner / Officer

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    Sales Officer

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    Drug Analyst / Drug Inspector / Drug Controller

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    Food Inspector

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    Scientist in CSIR / ICMR and RA Assistants / Associate




Applicants must have obtained 55% marks in Master's degree for the admission in Applied Science & Humanities (Biotechnology, Applied Physics, Applied Chemistry, Applied Mathematics, and English), Law, Management and Education. However, 60% marks in Master's degree remaining Courses (Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering & Application, Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Pharmaceutical Sciences).


  • 1st Year : 90,000/- INR
  • 2nd Year : 90,000/- INR
  • 3rd Year : 90,000/- INR