Pharmacy education provides a good career for employment and also for own business. The pharmacy professionals can work both in central government, state government departments and in private industries, and the government departments include Health Protection Branch, Pest Control Division of Agriculture, Provincial Departments of Environment or Agriculture, etc. Pharmacy education is two-tier system after higher secondary passed with PCM or PCB both types of students are eligible for any of the pharmacy courses, Diploma in Pharmacy (D. Pharm), Degree in Pharmacy (B. Pharm) and Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm. D). All institutes conducting courses in Pharmacy are regulated by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and the Pharmacy Council of India (PCI).
After successful completion of B. Pharm course students can pursue M .Pharm 2 year course and after completion of M. Pharm or Pharm. D students are eligible to pursue Ph. D in Pharmacy.