Internship on microbial testing of pharma products

Type: Skill internship
Mode: Offline

Internship on microbial testing of pharma products

About programme

General description

Microbial contamination is one of the biggest challenges for industrial products that mainly include pharma food. The Pharma industry is one of the biggest sectors that produce pharmaceutical formulations in forms including wet and dry for the prevention, controlling and curing of diseases.

Pharma products are extremely liable for spoilage through microorganisms. Even though the pharma companies produce products through good manufacturing practices (GMP) abiding by the standard governing body regulations such as food and drug administration (FDA), Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation(CDSCO) etc., still there are high possibilities for contamination in the pharma products. The contamination reduces the shelf life of the pharmaceutical agents and relatively induces high health risks for the consumers. Hence pharma companies majorly employ quality control and quality assurance departments to make the produced products meet the expected standards. 

Programme specific description

This internship on microbial testing of pharma products helps the learners to understand the various techniques involved in sampling, microbial analysis and standard evaluation that is essential in quality control analysis of pharma products. The programme provides better scope for the participants to handle microbial cultures and microbial laboratory. The process knowledge and skill gained through the programme may aid the participants in gaining the advantage in jobs related to microbial quality control in the pharma sector, to be involved in higher research and development in pharmacology and pharmaceutical technology.

Programme suitability

  • Learners who want to become research associates, research assistants, research fellows (both in industry and academia) in the stream of pharma quality control and assurance, can choose this programme.
  • Learners who want to start a career as project assistants, lab assistant, lab supervisor, lab technician in pharma quality related laboratories of both industry and academia can choose this programme.
  • Learners who want to work with pharmaceutical microbiology in UG, PG, PhD projects and want to get exposure to the same can join this programme.
  • Learners who want to learn the fundamentals of handling microbes can prefer this programme.

Programme specifications

Specifications Details
Programme duration 10 days
Programme code BRI008
Programme mode Regular
Programme type Regular

Programme module

  • Overview on microbial quality control in pharma
  • Media preparation and sterilisation
  • Pharmaceutical sampling and sample processing
  • Microbial analysis and culture maintenance
  • Interpretation skill development
  • Reporting & documentation skill development
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  • The applicant should be a citizen of India.
  • The applicant should be having or pursuing degree in the stream of science and technology in any government approved institution/college/university. The age of the applicant should have been completed 18 years on the joining date.
  • The age of the applicant should not exceed 29 at the time of joining.
  • School students and diploma students are not eligible for this course.
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Programme venue (Partner laboratory)

True Amigo, KK Nagar, Chennai, TN, India

Programme fee details

Course fee is applicable for the programme. The course fee varies based on your country of origin and duration. Group participants and our alumni are eligible to get a partial fee waiver. Hence for knowing the exact fee amount, please apply for the programme and talk to our counsellor. During the verification call, the counsellor will be informing you the exact fee.

*Kindly be informed without going through your application, the counsellor cannot inform you the exact fee.
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Why is there an enrollment fee for an internship?

Our internships are kind of a professional development programme type. They are more than ordinary online courses. In our internship programme we have designed our participants to be trained enough in the job role based works under proper monitoring and mentoring in our cloud system. The enrolment fee is collected for portal improvement and maintenance, mentoring, continuous evaluation, certification services etc. The enrolment fee is unavoidable as we are not involved in any commercialisation of our online intern works.

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