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Course Details - M. Pharm. Pharmaceutical Chemistry

M. Pharm. Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Course Details

The proposed course aims to provide students with a broad theoretical and practical background in Pharmaceutical Chemistry with knowledge concerned with medicinal drugs obtained from synthetic and natural sources. The course deals with the study of drugs, and it involves drug development. The course discusses qualitative and quantitative analytical techniques, synthesis of pharmaceuticals, and natural products chemistry as per the standard regulatory guidelines. In this 2 years Full Time Residential Course, professional attention is given to train students in handling and testing natural pharmaceuticals / related products using analytical instruments (like HPLC, HPLC-MS/MS, HPTLC, FTIR, IR, GC, DSC etc) and acquaint students with the latest industrial trends as well as National or International standards organization. Research includes in-silico design, synthesis (conventional, microwave, development of combinatorial solution phase synthetic techniques) and evaluation of novel candidate compounds  with special reference to heterocyclic moieties  and small peptides in the field of antimicrobial, antiprotozoal, antiviral, antiHIV, anticancer,  analgesic, antihistaminic, anticonvulsant, cardiovascular, antidiabetic and other activities. Natural products-chemistry/ pharmacology/ structure standardization/ using spectroscopic methods (UV-VIS/IR/NMR/MS etc.) and Studies on synthetic nutraceuticals. 

Course Structure & Syllabus

Eligibility Criteria

GPAT qualified candidates – Based on academic record and GPAT score
•    Merit list is prepared on the basis of 80% weightage to GPAT Score and
•    20% weightage to Class 10, 12 and graduation  marks  

Non-GPAT candidates – Based on academic record and Entrance Test
•    Merit list is prepared on the basis of 80% weightage to marks obtained in Entrance Test and
•    20% weightage to Class 10, 12 and graduation  marks

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Contact Details

Dr. Swastika Ganguly / डॉ स्वास्तिका गांगुली
Professor & Head / प्रोफेसर और प्रमुख

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences & Technology / फार्मास्युटिकल विज्ञान और प्रौद्योगिकी विभाग
Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra / बिरला प्रौद्योगिकी संस्थान, मेसरा
Ranchi - 835 215 (Jharkhand) INDIA /  राँची - 835 215 (झारखंड) भारत
Phone: 0651-2276247, 2275896 (Extn. 4423)
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