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 Recipient of QCI - D.L. Shah National Quality Award

Recipient of QCI - D.L. Shah National Quality Award

Targeting to fill up the gap between the existing and accessible knowledge

Targeting to fill up the gap between the existing and accessible knowledge


2 years Post Graduate Diploma in Pharmacovigilance along with MBA (Hospital Management)

2 years Post Graduate Diploma in Pharmacovigilance (PGDPV) along with MBA (Hospital Management)


With emphasis on Pharmacovigilance, there appears huge need for adequately qualified and trained professional who could understand and take up post marketing surveillance roles in drug companies. Thus, there occurs a need of team of drug safety officers. Clearly this need is proportional to the number of new drugs being launched every year which is always increasing. We stepped forward to tap this growing need as a professional opportunity for those keen for entering this industry.

Hospital management and administration is concerned with the organization, coordination, planning, staffing, evaluating and controlling of health services for the masses. The primary objective is to provide quality healthcare to people and that too is a cost – effective manner. Professional hospital administrators have proven how institutions can be managed proficiently, economically and successfully in a given time period.

Course Objective:

This two-year course offers a The Post Graduate Diploma in Pharmacovigilance along with MBA (Hospital Management), this programme is designed to impart clear and deep understanding on various essential elements of  Pharmacovigilance and Hospital Management, provide theoretical knowledge on various essential topics of Hospital Administration: Regulatory, Medical Records, Human Resource, Public Relationship etc,  train you on different aspects and activities involved in Hospitals: Hospital Marketing and Promotion, Hospital Information Technology, Financial Management etc., Pharmacovigilance is critical for the successful outcomes in Clinical Research, Drug Marketing and a mandated regulatory requirement as well. All this lead to explosive demand for trained and skilled personnel in this field.


1st Year

1st Semester

S.NO Subject Code Subject Name
1 101 Management – Principles and Practices
2 102 Organizational behaviour
3 103 Managerial Economics
4 104 Quantitative techniques and Management
5 105 Business Accounting & Financial and Management
6 106 Introduction to Pharmacology, Clinical Trials and Pharmacovigilance
7 107 Adverse Drug Reactions and Safety Reports
8 108 Methodologies in Pharmacovigilance
9 109 Management Systems of Pharmacovigilance and its Importance
10 110 Seriousness & Expectedness & Causality Assessment Criteria
11 111 Aggregate Safety Reports



2nd   Semester

S.NO Subject Code Subject Name
1 201 Research Methods
2 202 Business Environment
3 203 Marketing Management
4 204 Operation Management
5 205 Human Resource Management
6 206 Pharmacovigilance Regulations in Various Countries
7 207 Pharmacovigilance Programme in India (PVPI)
8 208 Signal Detection and Data Mining
9 209 Pharmacovigilance of Herbal Drugs & Medical Devices
10 210 Pharmacovigilance Compliance and Inspections
11 211 Case Study

2nd Year

3rd Semester

S.NO Subject Code Subject Name
1 301 Corporate and Business Laws
2 302 Management Information System
3 303 Hospital Records Management
4 304 Hospital Planning
5 305 Health Policy and Health Care Systems


4th Semester

S.NO Subject Code Subject Name
1 401 Hospital Support Services
2 402 Hospital Core Services
3 403 Hospital Management &Law
4 404 Project Work


Eligibility Criterion:

The course requires every candidate to have a graduation degree in the least. However, this stands as the minimum stated criteria. Any candidate with a higher education in the field or in another field bearing similarities to this one can apply for the programme just as easily.

Programme Length:

The course is scheduled to take up a time of two years. The subjects and sessions have been designed as per the two year deadline and hence, carry a distributed sense among them.



All the efforts will be made in the form of 3 months internship to provide industrial exposure to the students through internship with pharmaceutical company so that they can have good practical knowledge beyond the classroom experience.

Programme Fees:

A one-time programme fees (lump sum paid at beginning of the course) of Rs. 65000/- . This covers for the course registration fees, tuition fees, course material fees etc. Apart from this, every student has to pay an examination fee of Rs 8800/-.

Examination and Certification:

An evaluation is scheduled at the end of each semester after the completion of the semester wise course. The candidates who qualify this examination will be awarded the Post Graduate Diploma in Pharmacovigilance by IGMPI and Masters of Business Administration in Hospital Management Degree by UGC approved University.


Career Prospects:

Professionals in hospital management, also known as health services management, usually have the job title of hospital manager or hospital administrator. They typically coordinate and direct the delivery of healthcare services in a hospital system. Managers may head entire hospitals or be in charge of specific departments or branches. Training in hospital management opens up a number of career options. Large hospitals often have a team of managers to oversee operations in specific departments, such as human resources, health information and medical billing. Smaller hospitals may only have a few administrators that work in multiple administrative areas. A manager may also head the entire hospital administrative system.

Knowing all theoretical and practical facts about post marketing surveillance, candidate feels comfortable and confident when working in the industry. Obviously experience has no match and thus efforts are made to bring in experienced professionals to present projects, take lectures and thus add to the benefits reaped from the course. Same is true for the professionals who are already a part of the CR industry but are keen on making lateral movement in their company by shifting to other Pharmacovigilance Department.