About M.Pharm Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

With the growing trends in innovation and technology, the field of biotechnology has been on costant shift creating room for new avenues in its use through its blend with the pharmaceutical industry. The Faculty of Pharmacy offers a two Post Graduate specialisation in Pharmaceutical Biotechnology which seeks to provide the students with an indepth understanding of the various aspects of Pharmacy which allows the student to understand this multidisciplinary field. The Pharmaceutical Biotechnology is a growing field in which the principles of biotechnology are applied to the development of drugs and formulation of developed biotechnological drugs into deliverable dosage forms. The curriculum of this program has been strategically designed to provide th students with an understanding of the majority of therapeutic drugs which are made through biotechnology processes including bioformulations, such as antibodies, nucleic acid products and vaccines. The Faculty of Pharmacy seeks to provide the students with an indepth understanding of the various practical practices of the field which allows them to develop an understanding of the functionality of the industry all throughout the course of the program. Upon the completion of the program, students will get to learn the numerous avenues of the industry.


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M.Pharm Pharmaceutical BiotechnologyProgram Outcomes

Why Study M.Pharm Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

The scope of biotechnology as a career option is very promising and through this course students will not only attain theoretical knowledge of subjects but also engage the students in practical laboratories for better understanding of different scientific concepts. Upon the completion of this program, students will get to avail numerous career avenues in this field.


An ability to apply innovative medicinal and treatment modalities for diseases and viruses which may affect the well-being and livelihood of humanity as a whole.

Biotech Pharmacist

The program will develop within the students an understanding of the various biotechnological aspects of the pharmacy industry

Biotech Pharmacist
Drug Inspector

Drug Inspector

An ability to effectively monitor various drugs and treatment methods which will go on to allow for the safety of every patient.


An ability to work with a series of biological elements so as to provide effective pharmaceutical treatments for patients


Duration: 2 years (Semester System)



Constituent College of Parul University


Eligibility Criteria

The candidate shall have passed B.Pharm with minimum 55% For General Category (50% for SC/ST/SEBC candidates) at qualifying exam for M.Pharm Courses


Mode of Admission

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M.Pharm Pharmaceutical Biotechnology feesFees


M.Pharm Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

₹ 1,21,800/- Annually*

* Tuition Fees may vary depending on the Country/ State in which the candidate has passed their qualifying examination.

M.Pharm Pharmaceutical Biotechnology CurriculumCurriculum

Modern Pharmaceutical Analytical Techniques

Bioprocess Engineering and Technology

Microbial And Cellular Biology

Advanced Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

Pharmaceutical Biotechnology Practical I


Proteins and Protein Formulation


Bioinformatics and Computer Technology

Biological Evaluation of Drug Therapy

Pharmaceutical Biotechnology Practical II



Research Methodology and Biostatistics

Research Work

Journal Club

Discussion/Presentation (Proposal Presentation)


M.Pharm Pharmaceutical Biotechnology Curriculum Laboratories


Research and Development Lab

As a way of promoting research, innovation and novel ideas in the field of pharmacy, Parul University, has a designated research and development laboratory.


Computer Labs

Pharmacy education is becoming highly digital thus it maintains close ties with the contemporary trends in innovative technology therefore specific computer labs are designated for the pharmacy

https://paruluniversity.ac.in/Research lab

Research lab

https://paruluniversity.ac.in/Practical lab

Practical lab

https://paruluniversity.ac.in/Quality assurance lab

Quality assurance lab



M.Pharm Pharmaceutical Biotechnology CurriculumActivities

GUJCOST National Seminar on “Quality Management System and Statistical Control – Key tools for Regulatory Compliance”

The Faculty of Pharmacy organized a GUJCOST sponsored one day National Seminar on the theme 'Quality Management System and Statistical Control, Key tools for Regulatory Compliance' on 29th December, 2018. Luminaries and Academicians from the Pharmaceutical Fraternity participated in this National Seminar which also received huge support from renowned Pharmaceutical Industries such as Mil Laboratory, Vasu Health Care Limited, Sharma Pharmaceutical Industry, Symbiotic Inc, West Coast Pharma etc

Workshop on Frontier Techniques in Preclinical Research

The workshop on 'Frontier Techniques in Preclinical Research' was organized by the Faculty of Pharmacy, with an aim to provide a platform to academicians and budding pharmacists to expand their knowledge and skills in the field of preclinical research with 61 participants, from different colleges and institutes of Gujarat. Mr. Vineet Gopal, Executive Director, Gentech Marketing and Distribution Pvt. Ltd., Delhi, graced the inaugural function as chief guest. First scientific session was conducted by Dr. Kirti Patel, Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacy, M S University, Baroda. She narrated about the newer avenues of cancer research.

Industrial Visit At Alkem Laboratories

As a way of enhancing the career competencies of the students, the Faculty of Pharmacy organized an industrial visit for VIIth Sem B. Pharm students to Alkem Laboratories Private Limited at Nani Daman. The students were divided in three groups consisting of 20 students in each group. The students and faculties were taken around the departments of Alkem Laboratories by their staff and explained in detail of the various equipments and processes.

Pharma Fest

Pharma Fest is an annual festival held on World pharmacy day which celebrates and honours the significant role which the field of Pharmacy has made towards the development and welfare of humanity as a whole. The platform features avenues for student creative expression through various curricular and co-curricular activities. For the Pharmacy students the platform develops and shapes their interpersonal skills and personal confidence to match the needs of the industry and enhance their employability.