The paramedical Certificate Course in Ayurvedic Pharmacy is offered at the School of Ayurveda, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri campus.
Students once completing the course are capable of meeting different requirements of both manufacturing and consumer sector of Ayurvedic drugs. For manufacturing sector, they will be in a position to take care of classical methods of drug manufacturing, drug selection, standardization, quality control, drug store management and other manufacturing requirements. For consuming sector, they will be qualified persons for drug dispensing and other related activities. Also, the course aims to produce qualified technologist who have the capacity of producing high quality Ayurvedic drugs by employing traditional techniques and also to control and maintain the quality.
- To be an expert in manufacturing of Ayurvedic formulations.
- To identify, collect and process the raw materials used in Ayurvedic drugs, and formulations.
- To be conversant with drugs and cosmetics act and regulations.