Cosmetic Technology is a Science of making cosmetics.The cosmetic field quickly applies cutting edge research to high value commercial products that has large impact on our lives and on the world’s economy. Cosmetic Technologies has been at the forefront of innovative personal care manufacturing for over twenty years.The course gives extensive knowledge of Cosmetic Formulation, Manufacturing, Analysis and Marketing. It also covers the fundamental aspects cosmetic science that are necessary to understand material development, formulation, and the dermatological effect that result from the use of tissue products.
Module 1: Principles of Cosmetic Technology
Module 2: Skin Dermatology
Module 3: Herbal Technology
Module 4: Analytical Techniques in Cosmetic Products
Module 5: Good Manufacturing Practices & Quality Assurance in Cosmetic Technology
Module 6: Cosmetic Engineering
Module 7: Product Development and Cosmetic Formulations
Module 8: Advanced Skin care Cosmetics
Module 9: Advanced Hair and Oral Care Cosmetics
Module 10: Production and Marketing Management in Cosmetics
Module 11: Approaches to Cosmetic Research and Development
Module 12: Marketing and Supply Chain Management in Cosmetics
Module 13: Global Regulatory and IPR guidelines for Cosmetics
Module 14: Colour Cosmetics
Module 15: Industry based Case Studies
On successful completion of this course, participants are expected to have better understanding of the requirements of GLP for the efficient working of a testing laboratory by applying the knowledge into practice. The course provides an overview of ISO / IEC 17025: 2005 as well as the common requirements of GLP Compliance (OECD & FDA) as applicable to various testing Laboratories and research organizations. This will also include recent developments related to computer validation.
All those who have completed their Graduation or Post Graduation in Life Sciences are eligible to enroll for the course. As this course is truly professional and industry oriented, employed individuals working in any sector (production, processing, quality, trial, R&D etc.) in the 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 also seek benefits of the course.
Minimum duration to complete this program is 1 year and maximum is 2 years.
The registration dates for this bi-annual executive program run by the institute are updated timely on the webpage. The Training sessions and webinars are strictly scheduled depending on the availability of speakers. 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 21,000 /- (700 USD for oversees 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. 10% of fee concession is applicable to applicants belonging to SC/ST, Physically Handicapped (PH), Ex-servicemen or those who belong to Economically Weaker Section (EWS)/ Below Poverty Line (BPL).
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 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 receive a certificate of Post Graduate Diploma in Cosmetic Technology by the Institute. 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 Cosmetic industrieslike Lakme, VLCC, Natures, Modicare, Lotus Herbals, Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, AurobindoPharma, Glenmark Generics, Cipla, Wockhardt, Pfizer, Abbott, Medtronic, Foster Corporation, Ipca Laboratories, Bliss GVS Pharma, Al Rawabi, SeQuent, PepsiCo India, Mankind, CFTRI, Ciron, Sun Pharmaceutical, Novartis, GlaxoSmithKline, Ranbaxy, Biocon etc.
There is a wide scope in the profession of cosmetology in India or in other countries. Cosmetology is the promising career for youth because of advancement in the life style. The personal care industry makes up 22 percent of India's market for consumer package goods and experts agree that India is full of opportunities and is a potential gold mine for many beauty and personal care companies.As a cosmetic professional you would be involved in the research and development, manufacturing and production of cosmetics, hair care, perfume and toiletry products.
Mr Vinod Arora, Principal Advisor, IGMPI
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