Birla Institute of Technology Admission to PG Diploma Programmes

Name of Institute / University

Birla Institute of Technology

Courses Offered

Applications are invited from eligible candidates for admission to the following postgraduate diploma programmes of the Institute for the session 2010-11 (Spring 2011), which are offered in collaboration with Lotus Clinical Research Academy Pvt. Ltd, Bangalore (LCRA).

1. PG Diploma programme in Bioanalytical Techniques –1 year (2-semesters)

2. PG Diploma programme in Pharmacovigilance –1 year (2-semesters)


Candidates must hold a B. Pharma degree from a PCI and AICTE approved Institute / MBBS / BVSc / BDS / BAMS / M.Sc. Life Sciences degree from a recognized University. Candidates must have a first class or minimum 60% marks in average (45% for SC/ST) in graduation / postgraduation (QE). In case the examining Board does not award a class, the percentage marks in graduation / postgraduation will be computed as average of marks obtained in all subjects in which candidate has appeared (excluding optional subjects).

Candidates with foreign diplomas should see the EdCIL website for equivalence (, and if required should obtain an equivalence certificate well in advance from the evaluation division of the AIU (website

In case any Board / University awards grades instead of marks, the calculation of equivalent marks would be based on the procedure prescribed by the Board / University. In case a University does not have any scheme for converting CGPA into equivalent marks, the equivalence would be established by dividing obtained CGPA with the maximum possible CGPA and multiplying the resultant with 100.

How To Apply

Download and print the application form. Send completed form (in A4 Size envelope) with required enclosures and crossed Demand Draft for Rs. 1000/- (in favor of Birla Institute of Technology, payable at Ranchi) to office of the Head, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi - 835215, by the due date. Write PG Diploma 2010 (SP 2011) on the envelope.

Contact Details

Lotus Clinical Research Academy Pvt. Ltd.,

No. 582,
KCA Enclave,
8th Block (Opp. Bethany School)
Bangalore - 560095

Ph: 080 – 4150 1513, 2570 4177, 2571 0822



Details of collaboration with LCRA, Bangalore

Lotus Clinical Research Academy Pvt. Ltd, Bangalore (LCRA) has successfully trained and placed 500 Life Science students and professionals with leading clinical research organizations and pharmaceutical companies since its inception in 2007. LCRA’s state-of-the-art Bioanalytical Laboratory houses LCMS/MS and HPLC to familiarize students with modern instruments, teaching them analytical procedures like Method Development & Method Validation.

As an Oracle Gold Partner, LCRA trains students to use Oracle Clinical Suite, a skill most clinical research professionals gain on the job. LCRA has collaborated with Norwich Clinical Services, a subsidiary of the Alvogen Group for hands-on training.

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