Pharmacy is an Multidisciplinary stream of education. Hiererachy of Pharmacy courses available in India is:
1. Diploma course in Pharmacy
2. Bachelors in Pharmacy (Specialization such as Ayurveda)
3. Masters in Pharmacy with specialization in Pharmacology/Pharmaceutics/Quality Assurance/Medicinal Chemistry etc.
4. Pharma D
5. Phd in Pharmacy
With Doctorate education in pharmacy a student can work as a faculty in Pharmacy colleges.
With Masters in Pharmacy a student can work in various Pharmaceutical companies in QA or in R& D sector or in Production Unit.
With graduation level education a student can work in Pharmaceutical marketing sector or in research and devlopment sector also.
With Diploma education a student can work as a chemist in various government or private hospitals, colleges, universities or schools
Various other career options for a Pharma students are as follows:
He/She can work as a Clinical Research Associate
He/She can work as a Scientific Writer
He/She can work as a Medcial Writer
He/She can work as a Drug Data Analyst
He/She can work as a Medical Sales Representative
He/She can work as a Pharmacist
He/She can work as a Drug Inspector
He/She can work as a Toxicologist
He/She can work as a Product/Research Scientist