Clinical trials on drugs are complex, prolonged and quite expensive. In a statement by the Tufts Centre for the Study of Drug Development, it takes about 2.5 billion USD to launch a drug into the market, successfully. This multibillion-dollar industry is watching some gradual and steady changes.
More pharma companies are thinking to shift clinical trials towards the outsourced model. IF you are eager to have a career in clinical research, there are several entry level positions and respective courses as well. Today, we shall discuss the PG Diploma in Clinical Research.
This is a job oriented course created mainly for candidates who want to do a Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Research.
Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Research: is a 2 months classroom training (timing is between, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.) along with hands-on, in dry and wet labs and 3 months internship opportunity in reputed companies.
What to learn from the course?
This programme would help the life science and health science graduates to know about the life cycle of a drug and offer an understanding of the process that involved in the movement of a drug from laboratory to the bedside.
It would also give an idea about the process of clinical trial approval, marketing approval processes and about the different regulatory authorities pertaining to product registration across the globe.
Is this program for you?
If you really eager to work with clinical data and wish to work in Site Management Organisations, CROs, Pharma Companies and MNCs, PGDCR course is the right option.
Who can apply?
MBBS/BHMS/BAMS/BPT/MPT/BDS/BMLT/Bachelor in Naturopathy & Veterinary Science /MD/MS.
Graduate/PG degree in Pharmacy/ Pharma Sciences.
Graduate/PG degree in Life Sciences.
Graduate/PG degree in Chemistry/Biostatistics/ Bioinformatics.
Graduate or equivalent degree in Nursing/Allied Health.
Check out for M.Sc. clinical research courses here.
Students in final year of graduation for the above courses might also apply.
What are the job opportunities?
This programme would offer you an opportunity to work in MNCs.
Students might get engaged in different job profiles like:
Clinical Trial Analyst
Clinical Trial Assistant
Clinical Research Co-Ordinator
Clinical Research Associate
With this, we conclude. Hope you liked the above-mentioned information and this piece is of help for you. With the rise of a clinical research career, there is also much rise in the pharma jobs in India.
If you wish to do PG Diploma in clinical research, you can make some more online researching as per your requirements.
Amidst several of the best training institutes in Pune for clinical research, you can check out the training offered by CRB Tech Solutions. They offer a clinical research training program with 100% job assurance in the MNCs and MLCs.
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