Institute of Pharmacy

Executive Diploma Programme (EDP) in Pharmaceutical Management 2019

Executive Diploma Programme

Institute of Pharmacy is offering “Executive Diploma programme in Pharmaceutical Management” for working professionals in the pharmaceutical sector. This highly focused executive programme is designed by keeping in mind target professionals who get a unique opportunity to upgrade their knowledge with the continuation of service.  The programme is conducted on Sundays to provide the industry culture of a conducive environment, formal learning to the working professionals in the comfort of schedule and a convenient time for studies.

Eligibility Criteria:

A candidate seeking admission must fulfill the following criteria:

 A candidate having B.Pharm. / M.B.B.S. / B.D.S. / B.H.M.S. / B.A.M.S. / M.Sc. in Life Sciences or equivalent degree recognized by the Nirma University and after graduation minimum of two years’ work experience, preferably in Pharmaceutical or Healthcare related field. Only post-degree (as mentioned above) work experience will be considered. The determination of merit for admission will be decided by the Director General, Nirma University from time to time depending upon the requirement.

Programme Structure:

Duration 33  Sundays (Including Examinations)
Term Structure 3  Terms each having 3 courses
One Term 11  Sundays having a total input of 60 hours and examination time of 6 hours
One Course 2  Credit hours (20 Contact hours)
One Credit hour 10  Contact hours
Total Credit 18  Credit hours requirement




Term I


R & D Management


GMP and Pharmaceutical Validations


Principles of Management


Term II


IPR in Pharmaceuticals


Organiational Behaviour


Accounting for Decision Making


Term III


Legal and Regulatory Aspects of Pharmaceutical Management


Marketing Management


Project / Dissertation