This short term programme has been designed mainly to provide brief of Pharmaceutical Technology Transfer. Technology transfer is both integral and critical to the drug discovery and development process for new medicinal products. The decision to transfer products between manufacturing sites is frequently driven by economics. Key stages of the process include data collection, data review, and regulatory impact with particular emphasis on any change approvals, analytical validation, pilot or full-scale process batch, stability. You can complete this course from your own city.
Module 1 -Introduction to Technology Transfer
Module 2 -Technology Transfer in Contract Research and Manufacturing Services (CRAMS)
Module 3 -Technology Identification & Assessment
Module 4 -Regulatory aspects (India & International): FDA regulations and ICH guidelines
Module 5 -Intellectual Property Rights
Module 6 -Customer Relations and Vendor management
Module 7 -Technology valuation, deal making & new product implementation
Module 8 -Pharmaceutical Process Engineering
Module 9 -R & D trials and Spin-out Development
Module 10 -Pilot plant-Scale up & Hazop studies
Module 11 -Validation, Commercial plant trials & various functions of departments
Module 12 -Materials Management
Module 13 -Technology Transfer Case Studies
All those who have completed their Diploma and Degree B.E / B.Tech in relevant subject such as Chemical engineering, biochemical engineering, manufacturing or industrial engineering, production engineering, Petro Chemical engineering, Sugar Engineering, B. Pharma, Post Graduates such as M. tech & M.Pharma and Any Life Science graduate/MSc/ any diploma holder or passed outs of Clinical Research degree or diploma courses are eligible for these course.
Working professional of any of the following industry types, Drug manufacturing, medical device, Ayurveda, Pharmaceutical industry regulation, Clinical Research, Homeopathic or Ayurveda Medicine Manufacturing, Cosmetic Manufacturing, Biotechnology or any related industry are highly encouraged to apply for the programme.
As this course is truly professional, Managerial and industry oriented, employed individuals working in any sector (production, processing, quality, control, Process engineering, technology transfer, Pilot trial, R&D etc.) in any healthcare industry (Food manufacturing, Food Ingredient and Additive processing, Drugs manufacturing , Medical Device, Ayurveda, Pharmaceutical Industry Regulation, Clinical Research, Homeopathic or Ayurveda Medicine Manufacturing, Cosmetic Manufacturing, Biotechnology) can seek benefits of the course.
Minimum duration to complete this program is 6 Months while a maximum of one year is allowed to complete the course.
The registration dates for this bi-annual programme run by the institute are updated timely on the webpage. The Training sessions and webinars are scheduled preferably on weekends depending on the availability of visiting faculty.. Effective E-learning tools incorporated into the design of the webpage make the course lectures, videos and study material easily accessible. This gives huge window of self-regulated and self-paced performance to the participants.
A one-time fees (lump sum paid at beginning of the course) of Rs 25,000 /- (900 USD for overseas students) is mandatory. This covers for the course registration fees, tuition fees, course material fees etc. Apart from this, an examination fee of Rs 450/- (USD 20) per module needs to be paid later as per the examination notification of the Institute.
IGMPI follows a credit system based on all all learning activities involved in studying for all PG Diploma, Executive Diploma and Certificate Programmes. Each of your modules is equal to 4 credits. To successfully complete the programme, you will have to earn all the credits assigned to your programme.
All the participants are expected to appear for an online exam and are also obliged to submit assignments after each module. After successful completion, the participants will be awarded Executive Diploma in Pharmaceutical Technology Transfer. For all the above mentioned modules elaborate course material, self-assessment assignments and project work details would be provided by the Institute from time to time. Details get updated on the webpage as well.
The Institute has partnered with many organizations for providing with placement assistance to in its participants. Besides, it has a robust placement cell comprised of senior level Human Resources professionals and Talent Acquisition experts which maintains close links with business and industry. This cell is continuously engaged in promoting the employability of our participants and encouraging the concerned Human Resources department and Hiring Managers to recruit/hire our participants for their vacant positions. The efforts of our placement cell also include helping with professional resume writing & interview skills.
In recent months the Institute has witnessed more and more participation from professionals working with global pharmaceutical, healthcare and food giants like Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, Aurobindo Pharma,Lupin pharma, Torrent Pharma, Divis labs, Piramal enterprises, Cadila, Alembic Pharma,Jubilant life science, Nector life, Unichem, JB Chemicals, Aarti Drugs, Orchid Pharma, IOL Chemicals, Ind Swift laboratories Limited,Gujarat Fluorochemical limited, Glenmark Generics, Cipla, Wockhardt, Pfizer, Abbott, Medtronic, Foster Corporation, Ipca Laboratories, Calyx, Mother Dairy, Bliss GVS Pharma, Al Rawabi, Almarai, Green Pastures, SeQuent, PepsiCo India, Mankind, Beryl Drugs, Allergy Therapeutics, CFTRI, Ciron, Sun Pharmaceutical, Novartis, GlaxoSmithKline, Ranbaxy, Biocon etc.
Pharmaceutical Technology transfer provides a strong focus on problem solving, as well as technical and practical application of knowledge to particular fact scenarios through a number of advice drafting exercises. The Technology Transfer professionals will execute the process development experiments and process optimization of API & formulations, Scale-up of API & formulations from lab scale to pilot/commercial scale, execution of submission batches and validation, Preparation & review of batch documents & protocols.
Technology Transfer is important in extending benefits of R&D to the society at a large, especially in developing countries. Technology Transfer is important for commercialization especially, in the case of developing and underdeveloped countries.
Mr Vinod Arora, Principal Advisor, IGMPI
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