Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Research Approved and Certified by Quality Council of India

Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Research [One year programme approved by Quality Council of India (QCI), Govt of India]

The Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Research has been structured by experts from the industry themselves and thus comprehensive coverage and understanding of the industry and its functional areas is promised. The e/distance course has following tempting features which are definite to benefit one to all participants of the course:

Comprehensive information, clearly targeting the healthcare industry;

Well-structured course, intelligently put together under guidance of industry experts from same field;

Easy to use, browse and explore e-tools woven remarkably well into the course make the study material, lectures, online database, examination preparation modules as well as assessment papers easily accessible.

E-tools make the course self-paced and online exams make things easier and less complicated for the participants.

Clinical Research Industry in an ever growing and recessions proof but at the same time very challenging and dynamic. Only professionally trained employees get to make their mark and reach pinnacles of success in this fast moving sector of the health care industry. Thus IGMPI targets to teach, train and polish aspirants in Clinical Research professionals with clear understanding and complete knowledge of this industry and its working.

The course is meant for all those keen on being a part of Clinical Research industry, so all graduates, post graduates and even working professionals can apply for the course and affirm a strong position in the industry.

The course is meant for Graduates and Post Graduates, employed plus yet to be employed candidates keen on taking Regulatory affairs as their career choice.

Module 1 : Introduction to Clinical Research Industry and Basics of Clinical Trials

Module 2 : Pharmacology-Concepts and Application in clinical trials

Module 3: Drug Development Process

Module 4: Ethics and Ethical Guidelines for Clinical Trials, and Drug Development Industry

Module 5: Regulations Guiding the Clinical Research Industry- History and Basics of National and International Regulatory Bodies

Module 6: Outsourcing Clinical Trials, functioning of Clinical Research Organisations

Module7: Biostatistics- Concepts and Application in Drug Development and Clinical Research

Module 8: Clinical Trials- Phases and Trial Designs

Module 9: Documentation and Data Management in Clinical Trials

Module 10: Safety Reporting Techniques and Pharmacovigilance

Module 11: Quality Control and Clinical Trial Management

Module 12: Industry Based Case Studies

Eligibility

Candidates with Graduate/Post Graduate Degree/Diploma in Pharmacy, Healthcare, Medicine, Dentistry, Biology, Zoology, Chemistry, Microbiology or even Biochemistry are eligible to apply for this course.

Programme Duration

The course will be completed over a period of one year which will include the tenure applicable for examinations as well as case studies completion.

Registration

 

The registration dates for this bi-annual programme 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.

 

Programmes Fees

A one-time fees (lump sum paid at beginning of the course) of Rs 20,000 /- (600 USD for oversees students) is mandatory. This covers for the course registration fees, tuition fees, course material fees ect. Apart from this, an examination fee of Rs 400/- (USD 15) 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/OBC and economically weaker sections.

Examination & Certification

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 Post Graduate diploma in Clinical Research .

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.

Placement Assistance & Corporate Relations

IGMPI offers placement assistance to its students. The Institute has partnered with many organizations for providing placement assistance to its participants. Besides, it has a robust placement cell comprising senior level Human Resources professionals and Talent Acquisition experts which maintain close links with business industry. This cell is continuously engaged in promoting employability of our participants.The efforts of our placement cell also include helping with professional resume writing while also assisting them to polish their interview & soft skills.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, SeQuent, PepsiCo India, Mankind, Beryl Drugs, Allergy Therapeutics, CFTRI, Ciron, Sun Pharmaceutical, Novartis, GlaxoSmithKline, Biocon etc.

Future career prospects of Training in Clinical Research

IGMPI offers professional and industry oriented training in Clinical Research thus opening doors for entry into the industry. PG diploma in CR adds advantage for those already in the industry as a tag of professional training and those new to the industry feel comfortable with backing of apt and up-to-date information and training required to sustain and grow in the industry.

PG Diploma in Clinical Research is a broad spectrum course which offers to entail the candidate with knowledge and practically important information about the industry type, working modalities, methodology of trials, techniques of quality control, drug development, post marketing safety checks and all other aspects related to the clinical research industry. With the completion of this course the candidate gets to select from varied work areas of the industry/sector of his/her interest. Knowing all faces of the industry, candidate can target to specifically enter the drug development, CTs, Data Management, Regulatory Affairs, Quality Assurance or Post marketing Surveillance teams of various Pharmaceutical companies. Same is true for the professionals who are already a part of the industry but are keen on making lateral movement in their company by shifting to other department.

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