Advanced Certification Course: Pharma Laboratory Analyst

About the Course

This is an intensive two-month Advanced Certification Course for Pharma Laboratory Analyst with a focus on classroom training on instruments and strong emphasis on practical application through hands-on exposure in a GMP analytical Lab.

The course will equip you with the tools and knowledge needed for a career as a pharma professional. The live, instructor-led course will feature theory and advanced techniques at SHODH’s Technology Center in Aurangabad. The course is ideal for students aspiring to build a career in Quality Control and Analytical Development research, as well as pharmaceutical professionals looking to transition, and those looking to refresh their knowledge and stay up to date in this highly dynamic field. It will help you master relevant in-demand skills as you experience real-time practical work in the pharma industry

Course Facilitators

Dr. Rajendra Mhaske

With 27 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry, Dr. Rajendra Mhaske is an expert in Analytical Research Development, Method Validation, and Quality Control. He is always on the lookout for ways to increase his knowledge and holds a PhD in Analytical Chemistry and an MBA in Finance. Over the years, Dr. Mhaske has gathered rich experience while working for companies like USV, Nicholas Piramal, Famy Care, Sharon Bio-Medicine, SGS (Janssen Cilag), and Rubicon Research.

Rajani Mudkavi

Rajani Mudkavi has spent over 33 years in various domains of the pharmaceutical industry, like Quality Control, Quality Assurance, QMS and Regulatory Affairs. She is an FDA approved scientist for chemical and drug testing. Her experience is primarily in regulated manufacturing plants (USFDA, MHRA, TGA, WHO, etc) where she managed large teams in organizations like Wockhardt and Harman Finochem.

She is passionate about mentoring and preparing fresh young professionals in the pharma industry and has therefore taken on an entrepreneurial role. She set up a start-of-art Analytical Research facility in Aurangabad – SHODH. In the last six years, SHODH has successfully trained over 5,000 students through various academic platforms. These students have secured promising career prospects in leading pharmaceutical organizations across India.

Course Contents

Course duration: 2 months (8 weeks) 1 month classroom and hands-training at SHODH Technical Institute, Aurangabad 1 month hands-on experience at Rubicon Research plant, Ambernath

Total Number of Seats


Eligibility Criteria

Students with 55% or above in their academic career can enroll.

Certification Criteria

Certification is achieved through submission of required assignments, class participation, and clearing the final assessment.

Fee Structure

INR 25,000/- (Early Bird & Special group discount offer will be available)

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