Paramedical College - M.Sc. Chem

Duration of Course

2 Years (4 semesters)

M.Sc. Pharmaceutical Chemistry is a postgraduate course. Pharmaceutical chemistry which disciplines at the intersection of chemistry, especially synthetic organic chemistry, and pharmacology and various other biological specialties, where it is involved with design, chemical synthesis and development for market of pharmaceutical agents (drugs). The duration of M.Sc. in Pharmaceutical Chemistry is two academic years. The syllabus for the course is divided into four semesters.

Seats & Fee

Total Seats : 30
Fee: 20,000 Per Semester
Affiliated to IKG-Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar.





The candidates should be graduate with B. Pharma / B.Sc.(Medical) from any UGC recognized university.


The employment areas for M.Sc. Pharmaceutical Chemistry are teaching, research and pharmaceutical, biotechnological, chemical or biomedical industries. The professionals can serve as Professor in Pharmaceutical Chemistry at private institutions and after having passed NET exam and other educational qualifications they can become permanent Professor. They can also act as Scientist in various government research organizations and Trainee in Production, Quality Control and Quality Assurance Analyst, Research Officer/Executive in Analytical Development, Pharmaceutical Patent Analyst, Assistant Manager Quality Assurance, Scientific Data Entry Specialist, Patent Analytics (Manager/Sr. Associate), Group Leader in Pharmaceutical Segment R & D. Interdisciplinary nature of ‘Pharmaceutical Chemistry’ also provides opportunities in high tech areas and conventional industries. They can also make career in central and state government departments such as the Health Protection Branch of the Department of Health and Welfare, the Pest Control Division of Agriculture, the Department of National Defense, Provincial Research Councils, and the Provincial Departments of Agriculture or the Environment. The degree course gives a good base for further degree programs such as research work. After finishing M.Sc, one can do Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Chemistry also.