B.Sc Health Care and Clinical Research

Programme Overview

Duration: 3 Years | Programme code: 100206

The programme on healthcare and clinical research deals with the clinical trial regulations, good Clinical Practice guidelines, study designs and research methodology involved in bringing a potential drug from the laboratory to the market. B.Sc. Healthcare and Clinical Research is a three year degree program that build a strong foundation towards various basic and allied aspects in clinical and pre-clinical research. An innovative curriculum of this Programme will enable students to get requisite clinical skills for carrying out ethical research with scientific merit and also to protect the rights, safety and wellbeing of patients participating in clinical trials. The graduates of this programme could play an important role in investigating biochemical causes of disease and evaluation of new drugs / treatment protocols.

Programme Educational Objectives

  • The graduates will demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to take part in a clinical trial research of drugs.
  • The graduates will develop skills necessary to conduct and management of clinical trials, at multi-centric sites in India and overseas.
  • The graduates will understand of etiology, Pathophysiology, diagnosis and evidence based therapy of various disease states
  • The graduates will follow Good Clinical Practice and Standard Operating Procedure for Clinical Research and Clinical Data Management
  • The graduates will develop continuous professional and technical growth so as to become a clinical professional and successful team leader.
  • The graduates will be capable of adopting latest technological advancement in clinical practices by life-long learning with professional and ethical uprightness and socio-economic concerns.

Programme Outcomes

On successful completion of this programme, graduates will be able to:

  • Apply knowledge of clinical study design/protocol for efficient clinical data management
  • Understand the regulatory perspectives on clinical research related activities.
  • Conduct standardized database/procedure testing, data validation, SAE reconciliation and medical coding.
  • Graduates will adapt diverse working environment and participate actively and take leadership in inter-disciplinary and multi-disciplinary health care communities.
  • Understand professional and ethical responsibilities in clinical research practice.
  • Understand and analyze the impact of clinical research practice in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context.
  • Communicate effectively by oral, written, computing and graphical means.
  • Understand evolving regulatory processes, standards and practices of ICH GCP in the conduct of different therapeutic trials
  • Graduates will possess critical acumen for continuously updating their knowledge through self-study or higher education.

Programme Highlights

Distinctive academic curriculum, qualified and competent faculty members, transfer of knowledge through scholarly activities, inter-disciplinary project based learning, state-of-the-art laboratories, clinical exposure in healthcare organization of repute.

Core Modules

Distinctive academic curriculum, qualified and competent faculty members, transfer of knowledge through scholarly activities, inter-disciplinary project based learning, state-of-the-art laboratories, clinical exposure in healthcare organization of repute.

Career Avenues

This programmme caters to evolving industry demands and moulds both fresher as well as experienced candidates to become exceptional professionals in the arena of clinical research and healthcare. Graduates of this programme may secure lucrative jobs in reputed healthcare organizations as Clinical Research Associate, Clinical Research Investigator, Study Coordinator, Data Manager / Biostatistician, Regulatory Affairs Manager, Clinical Trials Auditor, Clinical Project Manager, Clinical Research Manager, Business Development Manager, Drug Safety Associate, Medical Writer etc.

Entry Requirements

Candidate who have completed 10+2 in science stream with physics and chemistry as compulsory subject with any one of the Math/Biology/Biotechnology. In addition candidates will also have to appear in GATA (Goenkan Aptitude Test for Admission) and Personal Interview.