After mainstream jobs such as a doctors, surgeons, and medical caregivers, pharmacy as an industry offers the majority of jobs and forms the second-largest healthcare profession in the world.
According to various reports, the pharmaceutical industry is expected to be one of the largest sectors, in terms of market size, globally. This would make more job opportunities available for pharmacy graduates and qualified candidates.
As new diseases and health conditions are being discovered every day, there is a huge potential for careers in pharmaceutical industry.
India holds an important position in the global pharmaceutical market. Apart from being the largest provider of generic drugs worldwide, the pharmaceutical sector in India caters to more than 50 per cent of the global demand for various vaccines, 40 per cent of generic demand in the U.S. and 25 per cent of all medicine in the UK.