With increasing number of hospitals, research institutes and nursing homes in the country, pharma jobs have grown to a great extent.
There are different job avenues for a pharmacist, both in public and private sector. They are mostly absorbed by the government hospitals and healthcare departments. They have ample of opportunities in private hospitals and clinics too. There are many pharma job opportunities with pharmaceutical industries. They can also work in various government departments of Railways and Defense who recruit pharmacists in their departmental hospitals.
An alternative career path for a pharmacist could be teaching or consultancy. There are various research labs in educational institutions or pharmaceutical companies giving rise to many research oriented jobs for a pharmacist.
For more information on other job vacancies in pharma industry, log on to Monster India. It is one of leading job portals in the country.