Post Graduation in Clinical Research (PGCR)

Details, Eligibility, Scope, Benefits, Salary and more.

Clinical Research is a branch of healthcare science that determines the safety & effectiveness of medicines, devices, diagnostic products & treatment regimens for the benefit of human health. The medical research department at the Bhaktivedanta Hospital & Research Institute, undertakes & promotes scientific & ethical research studies for better outcomes in the healthcare sector. 

Post Graduate in Clinical Research is a 15 months full-time Graduate Program curated for students who have keen interest in medical studies. The course offers subjects not only about cultivating medical studies and various strands of medical science, but also for verifying & validating the existing & essential medical products or medicines.  

Bhaktivedanta Hospital & Research Institute’s Medical Research Department heads the Post Graduate in Clinical Research Course and provides holistic knowledge; theory and practical, with the State-Of-The-Art Infrastructure & Facilities along with Hands-on training under experienced faculty & senior consulting doctors. 


To enroll in the Post Graduate in Clinical Research Course, the student must be have completed their graduation in either of the following medical fields; 

  • Medical Graduate (MBBS, BAMS, BDS, BHMS)
  • Physiotherapy Graduate
  • Occupational Therapy Graduate
  • Nursing Graduate
  • Pharmacy Graduate
  • Life Sciences / Bio Sciences Graduate (Biochemistry, Microbiology, Genetics, Biotech, Biology) 

Scope of Clinical Research:  

Clinical Research is an ever-growing billion-dollar industry & is already witnessing a high demand for qualified professionals across pharmaceutical companies, contract research organisations (CRO) & site management. For the past few years, India has been actively involved in clinical research & is now on its way to becoming a major hub for the same. 

There are multiple career opportunities for students who complete their Post Graduation in Clinical Research, each of which provides the student with a minimum starting salary of ₹25,000 per month. Depending upon the candidate’s experience & knowledge, their salaries are to be decided.  

Some of the career opportunities in the clinical research field are as follows: 

  • Clinical Research Coordinator
  • Clinical Research Associate
  • Pharmacovigilance / Data Safety Associate Professionals
  • Data Management Professionals
  • Medical Writing
  • Regulatory Affairs
  • Business Development Executive 

The Post Graduate in Clinical Research Course at the Bhaktivedanta Hospital & Research Institute provides exclusive Hands-on Training under experienced faculty & senior consultant doctors along with Full time Internship apart from the theoretical learning to the students for them to become the choice for industry experts.  

So, if you are a student with keen interest in Medical Research, this course is for you! Enroll today on or contact our team on 9320199122. You can also enquire for more details on our ChatBot – ASK BHAKTI on the website or WhatsApp on 8400146262.