5 Jobs You Can Get After A Postgraduate Course In Pharma Management

by 123 Geshu Garware Institute of Career Education and Developm

A management degree in pharma can lead you to a promising career in the field of pharmaceutical research and development. The course aims to train students in various areas of pharma management, including enterprise management, advanced pharma management, different pharma business concepts, and lot more. After completing a pharma management course in Mumbai, you can build a career around pharmaceutical marketing, pharma management, sales, and other associated pharma disciplines. Let’s take a closer look.

What Are The Different Pharma Management Courses?

Post Graduate Diploma in Pharmaceutical management

  • Executive MBA in Pharmaceutical management
  • BBA + diploma in Pharmaceutical management
  • Advanced diploma in Pharmaceutical management
  • Post graduate diploma in Pharmaceutical management
  • Master of Business Administration in Pharmaceutical management
  • MBA in Pharmaceutical management


Eligibility For Pharma Management Courses:

The eligibility criteria vary depending on the course you opt for. For example, you need to pass the 12th board exam with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks to be eligible to seek admission in the undergraduate pharma management course. Similarly, you need to complete your graduation to pursue a postgraduate diploma in pharma management. 


Admission Procedure

Different courses have different admission procedures. If you are seeking admission in a management program (MBA) in pharma, then you need to appear for various national level MBA entrance exams like CAT, MAT, XAT, CMAT, SNAP, NMAT, etc. depending on your choice of college.

Five Job Opportunities You Can Get After Completing A Postgraduate Diploma In Pharma Management 

1. Market Research Analyst: In this profile, your job will center around doing a lot of research and aggregating data in a presentable and noteworthy format. You will need to understand customer requirements, competitors, vendor pricing, etc. and work on business targets for your pharmaceutical products. You will also need to identify potential clients and devise strategies to get their business.

2. Drug Store Supervisor: As the name suggests, in this role, you need to manage the day-to-day operations in a drug store. You need to adhere to standard functioning systems for logging, dispensing, accepting, and filing of drugs.

3. Quality Assurance Manager: As a QA manager, you will need to examine and control the quality.

Pharmaceutical Purchase Manager:

 He/she is responsible for coordinating, implementing, and maintaining the quality system of the pharmaceutical business in compliance with worldwide and national regulations. 

4. The job of a Purchasing Manager is to oversee the acquisition of materials needed for production as well as other equipment and raw materials. A purchase manager will also be required to find and onboard vendors or suppliers to provide quality goods, maintain records, and track all orders and goods purchased.

5. Pharma benefit analyst: In this role, you will be responsible for implementing new and maintain existing benefit plans and client pricing in the pharmacy claim adjudication system. You will be primarily dealing with clients to perform accurate claim testing.


Some of the career prospects can be:

Sales Manager

Marketing Manager

Drug Cost Accounting

Drugs Distribution Manager

Business Development Manager

Pharmaceuticals Distributors

Pharmaceutical Purchase Manager

Formulation Pharmaceutical Technology Scientist

Market Research and Drug Developer

Salary for a fresher may start from INR 2.5 lacs to 3.5 lacs. However, it varies greatly depending upon the recruiter, the reputation of your college and of course your skillsets. With sound industry experience, you can expect a handsome salary package in this industry. Professionals with more than five years of experience in this field can expect a package of INR 8.4 lakhs p.a. to INR 14.5 lakhs per annum.

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