|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, it is in high demand for last 10 years and demand is continuously rising. Due to
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 bachelor pharmacy valid in all developed countries?
Yes, our 4 year curriculum Bachelor of Pharmacy degree is valid in all the developed countries.
Except for USA, 4 years curriculum Bachelor of Pharmacy degree is not valid. Education Requirements for International Graduates is PharmD.
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.
(EXTRA BENEFITS FOR PHARMD STUDENT).
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 Year 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
- Validity of your Pharmacy Education
- Chances to get Pharmacist license and Permanent residency.
Maximum Career growth with minimum investment of time and Money
6.USA as destination country?
USA offer good international exposure, wide range of Master Programs in various Universities for International students and big Indian Community
4 year Pharmacy degree is not Accepted by NABP to write FPGEE exam. PharmDismandatory.
7. What are the benefits of pharmacist License in Abroad?
ü Excellent Pharmacist job opportunities
ü Wide variety of career options
ü Excellent wages for Registered pharmacist ($1,00,000/year)
ü Excellent permanent settlement (PR) chances
ü Outstanding business opportunities (Own Pharmacy)
Non reg. Pharmacist are consider as a General Graduates.
8. Dose it mandatory to study M.S/M.Pharm/Ph.D.?
No, it’s not mandatory and won’t give you any extra benefits towards your license requirement.
The only option to get a License is passing pharmacist License Examination of that Particular Country to Practice as a Pharmacist