In India students prefer Diploma in Pharmacy, Bachelor in pharmacy and Master in Pharmacy.

Diploma in Pharmacy:

Diploma in Pharmacy is a short-term programme for aspirants who want to foray into pharmaceutical business and pharmacy jobs. The course is ideal for students who seek short programmes in the pharmacy domain as B.Pharma and Pharma.D are long-term courses of up to 6 years. Diploma in pharmacy can also be pursued in order to understand the basics of the programme and pursue advanced courses in this field.

D.Pharm Course Highlights

The highlights of the D.Pharm course are as follows:

Level: Diploma

Duration: 2 Years

Course Fee: 5000/- to 3 Lakhs

Qualification 10+2 Science.


Bachelor of Pharmacy (B.Pharma) is a four-year undergraduate program in which students study the methods and process of preparing drugs and how does the dispensing of medicine and drugs take place. Anyone who aspires to be a pharmacist today, it is mandatory for them to undertake this course so that they have thorough and in-depth knowledge of the science of the medicine.

It is a four-year-long course and is mainly divided into 6-8 semesters, depending upon the coursework and practical sessions. B.Pharma imparts useful knowledge about biochemical science and healthcare business. Students during their coursework have to perform various practicals and experiment.

Level: Under graduate

Duartionm : 4 years

Course Fee: 12000/- to 8 lakhs.

Qualification: 10+2 Science with 45%