|1. What are the Career opportunities as a Pharmacist in Abroad?
In Developed countries like USA, Canada, AUS, NZ and UK, most of the Pharmacists are working in varied clinical areas like Community, Hospital, Critical Care centers, Health Care department etc with diverse responsibilities such as Dispensing, Compounding,
Disease management, Medication review, Prescribing and Health Care Research. In contrast to developing Countries like India most of the Pharmacists are working in
2. Is Pharmacy profession in demand in abroad?
Yes, Pharmacy profession is in demand for last 10 years and demand is continuously rising due to following reasons
Early onset of Chronic Disease
Average 55 year old person is taking more than 5 tablets for next 30 years
Technological advancement leads to increase in life expectancy
Increasing population in first world countries due to some factor
Health Care services are putting more burden on government budget
3. Is our B. Pharmacy valid in all developed countries?
Yes, our 4 years curriculum Bachelor of Pharmacy degree is valid in all the developed countries like Canada, AUS, NZ and UK, except for USA, FPGEE Committee Revises Pharmacy Curriculum Requirement from 1st January, 2003, FPGEE will require foreign- educated pharmacists to have earned their professional degree from a five - year
curriculum program in order to apply for FPGEE.
4. What are the extra benefits of PharmD compare to B. Pharm?
Only PharmaD graduates are eligible for pharmacist licensing process of USA.
All other countries like Canada, Australia, NZ, UK and other European countries are accepting our 4 Years Bachelor of Pharmacy so PharmaD graduates are not getting any extra benefits in these countries.
5. Which Country to select for further education in Abroad?
Before selecting your destination country for further education some of the important points needed to keep in mind such as:
Our Bachelor of Pharmacy need to be valid in your destination country
Chance to get Pharmacist license, Permanent residency and Citizenship
Maximum Career growth with minimum investment of Time and Money
6. What about study in USA?
USA will offer good international exposure, wide range of Master Programes in various Universities for International students and big Indian Community despite of all this…..
4 years Pharmacy degree is not Accepted by NABP to write FPGEE exam (to get license to practice as a Pharmacist)
Study PharmD from USA or India is the only option to get Pharmacist License
Very Expensive and time consuming Process
Very less chances to get Permanent residency and Citizenship
7. What are the importances of getting Pharmacist License in Abroad?
Excellent Pharmacist job opportunities
Wide variety of career options
Excellent wages for Registered pharmacist ($1,00,000/year)
Excellent permanent settlement (PR) chances
Outstanding business opportunities (Own Pharmacy)
Non reg. Pharmacist are consider as a General Graduates.
8. Am I eligible to get direct license after doing M.S/M.Pharm/Ph.D from Abroad?
No, No one can get direct license even after doing M.S/M.Pharm/Ph.D from Abroad.
The only option to get a License is passing pharmacist License Examination of that Particular Country to Practice as a Pharmacist