Pharmacy profession is an essential and integral part of the National Health care System of a country. A pharmacist is the only person who is in a unique position of exercising complete drug expertise and its application.
Keeping in view the growing demand and job opportunities at national and international level of pharmacy technician and the significance of this profession, PIPHS has decided to undertake this noble task of offering Pharm.D (Category B)/Pharmacy Technician professional diploma which allow the diploma holders to open a Medical store. In this two year diploma course, students are required to study and have training in the subjects of pharmaceutics, hospital pharmacy, dispensing, anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, pharnmacognosy, microbiology and biochemistry.
It is also inform that the education in pharmacy has no meaning without exposure of the students to the working conditions in the field. The practical training is an integral part of pharmacy education. For the purpose of training the students will be regularly visiting/ working at retail pharmacies, hospital and pharmaceutical industries.
A career in pharmacy unfolds full of opportunities leading to a golden future for a young career aspirant. The job opportunities, working conditions, job satisfaction, and monetary benefits are excellent. The D Pharmacy Scope in Pakistan is the pre-requisition for the proper medical field that will give an immediate effect on the interest of students.
You may also get the job in government and private hospitals. Now herbal and homeopathic pharmaceuticals are also hiring B Category diploma holders due to new strict rules and regulations issued by health department. It’s an ideal course for DHMS and FTJ diploma holders too if they are interested in the pharmaceutical business. Medical store also hire the diploma of B Category holders. So opportunities are immense for you. It is specially a recommended program for those students who want to get a professional qualification after matriculation with science subjects. You must get admission in FTJ or DHMS too side by side this B-Category.
Pharmacy Council of Pakistan
Exam conducting body
Sindh Technical Board
- The students must has passed Matric with Science subject’s with minimum 45% marks in order to gain admission.
- There is no age limit for admission in this course and students from all age groups are welcomed to apply.
- 70 seats are available on merit basis for Pharm. D (Category B) program.