Have you passed 12th standard? Do you want to pursue B.Pharm. course after 12th? Or do you want to pursue M.Pharm. after completing B.Pharm.? If yes, this post will be of help to you. Here, I’ve listed down some of the best pharmacy colleges in Chhattisgarh, India.
In this post, you will find the names of popular pharmacy colleges in Chhattisgarh. Apart from the names of colleges, I’ve also covered additional details. Here, you will also find the following information – list of best pharmacy courses, their duration, eligibility criteria, scope, admission process and career prospects. You may also check – pharmacy colleges in Bihar.
Come, let us check out the list of colleges now. Here it is –
List of pharmacy colleges in Chhattisgarh 2019
Here are some of the popular pharmacy colleges in Chhattisgarh –
- Pandit Ravishankar Shukla University, Raipur, Chhattisgarh
- Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya, Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh
- Kalinga University, Raipur, Chhattisgarh
- CEC, Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh
- Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University, Durg, Chhattisgarh
- Apollo College of Pharmacy, Durg, Chhattisgarh
- Rungta Group of Institutions, Bhilai, Chhattisgarh
- Rungta Group of Institutions, Raipur, Chhattisgarh
- Shri Rawatpura Sarkar Institute of Pharmacy, Durg, Chhattisgarh
- Columbia Institute of Pharmacy, Raipur, Chhattisgarh
- Shri Shankaracharya Group of Institutions, Bhilai, Chhattisgarh
- Sarguja University, Sarguja, Chhattisgarh
The above list has not been ranked in any order. It consists of both Government and private pharmacy colleges.
Majority of applicants prefer Govt colleges over private (self-financing) ones. Do you know why? It is due to the fact that Government colleges are known to provide subsidized education to its students!
Yes, Government pharmacy colleges charge relatively lower fees. On the other hand, private colleges charge relatively higher fees.
If you want to secure admission into a good pharmacy college, you must crack relevant entrance test. These tests are held at State, College and National levels. These tests are being conducted to facilitate merit based admission process. You may also check – MBBS Colleges in Chhattisgarh.
Under this system of admission, seats are distributed among deserving candidates on the basis of their performance in relevant entrance exam. Some colleges are also known to conduct direct or donation based admission process.
Pharmacy colleges in Chhattisgarh are known to offer the following pharmacy courses –
Bachelor of Pharmacy: This is a UG level course. Technically, it is a Bachelor’s Degree course. The academic program is 4 years long. Students who have passed 12th Science stream are eligible to pursue this course.
Pharm D: Pharm D stands for Doctor of Pharmacy. 12th Science pass students are eligible to pursue this course. This is a UG level academic program. The course duration is 6 years.
M.Pharm.: This is a PG level course. Technically, it is a Master’s Degree course. Students who have completed relevant Bachelor’s Degree course (like B.Pharm.) are eligible to pursue this course. The course duration is 2 years. M.Pharm. program can be used to specialize in sub-branches within the field of pharmacy.
Pharmacists have access to Government sector jobs, private sector jobs and self-employment opportunities. They are usually hired by – pharmaceutical firms, relevant Government departments, hospitals, drug stores etc. They may even start their own drug store.