This short term programme has been designed mainly to provide brief of Herbal Drug Technology. The programme provides collecting, linking, and manipulating different types of biological information to discover new biological insight. Thus it works as re-fresher course for those already in the industry and an insight or practical guide for those planning to enter into this sector. You can complete this course from your own city.
Module 1: Introduction to Herbal Drug Technology
Module 2: Indian System of Medicine
Module 3: Medicinal Botany
Module 4: Modern Analytical Techniques
Module 5: Tissue Culture of Medicinal Plants
Module 6: Extraction, Isolation and Analysis of Phytopharmaceuticals
Module 7: Screening and Standardization of Herbal drugs
Module 8: Herbal Formulations
Module 9: Herbal Cosmetics
Module 10: Nutraceuticals
Module 11: Quality Control of Herbal medicine
Module 12: WHO and ICH Guidelines for Herbal Drugs
Module 13: Herbal medicine: Standards, Regulation and Patenting
Module 14: Good Manufacturing Practices for Herbal drugs
Module 15: Guide to Essential Drugs Prescribing information under Ayurvedic, Unani, Siddha and homeopathy system of medicines.
Graduation in Pharma/Medical/Biomedical/Biotechnology/Microbiology/Science and Candidates appearing for the final year of Bachelor's degree/equivalent qualification exam or awaiting their results, are eligible to apply.
Minimum duration to complete this programme is 3 months and maximum is 6 months
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.
IGMPI follows a credit system based on 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 obliged to timely submit completed assessment assignments (during the course, usually after every module) and appear for an online exam at the end of the course. After successful completion, the participants will be awarded Industry Certificate in Herbal Drug Technology by Faculty of Drug Discovery and Development, IGMPI. 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.
The efforts of our placement cell also include helping with professional resume writing, interview skills & conducting mock interviews etc.
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, Glenmark Generics, Cipla, Wockhardt, Pfizer, Abbott, Medtronic, Foster Corporation, Ipca Laboratories, Calyx, Mother Dairy, Bliss GVS Pharma, Al Rawabi, Almarai, Green Pastures, Accenture, Wipro, Fortis Clinical Research, Quintiles, SeQuent, PepsiCo India, Mankind, Beryl Drugs, CFTRI, Ciron, Sun Pharmaceutical, Novartis, GlaxoSmithKline, Biocon, Apollo Hospitals, etc.
Before complex medicinal chemistry was developed, people used remedies created by the simple tools and ingredients afforded to them by nature. After completion of this course professionals will have knowledge of how to use various parts of plants, including seeds, roots and bark to create medication, herbal medicine and natural dietary aids. This course will help professionals to get job in Production, Manufacturing, Research & Development and Marketing of herbal medicines. They also have plenty of opportunities in specialized fields such as herbal medicine, Acupuncture, Naturopathy etc.
Mr Vinod Arora, Principal Advisor, IGMPI
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