Certificate in Lab Automation

There is a rising requisite for Automation in developing as well as developed countries for the uplift of the project. This certification targets the importance of Lab Automation which is of utmost concern for global acceptability in the Research and development domain. Theoretical discussions of the principles of more integrated and coherent use of computerized information in the drug and product development process are provided to help the students to clarify the concepts.

Lab Automation is considered to be the future of industry and it is available now which cut the cost down and improve the process. It promotes the experts to face the real world issues by implementing the skills of Lab Automation.

There is a peak advantage of the lab automation which is error reduction.

Errors are depleted by embracing with the compliance which saves the millions of revenue for pharmaceutical, food, chemical and biomedicine companies who have to act in accordance with the regulations from any global industry. By encompassing new technologies, labs can ensure they comply with health and safety regulations and avoid potential fines for non-compliance.

Programme Modules

Module 1: Lab Design and Layout in industry
Module 2: Introduction to Lab Automation and its needs
Module 3: Types of Quality Testing (models, types, procedures etc.)
Module 4: Quality Testing Tools and Techniques
Module 5: Regulatory Requirements for Lab Automation (Indian Perspective)
Module 6: Regulatory Requirements for Lab Automation (International Perspective)
Module 7: Architecture - Laboratory Automation System
Module 8: Lab Automation - Utilities and Designs
Module 9: Software Based Solution- LIMS, LIS and PDES
Module 10: Lab Automation – Emerging Areas
Module 11: Industry Based case study


Any Graduate/ B.tech/ B.Sc. in Microbiology/ Life Sciences/ Botany/ Zoology/ Food Science/ Food Technology/ BE/ B.Pharma/ MBBS/ BDS/ BHMS/ BUMS/ BAMS or any other discipline. Diploma holders are eligible for our Executive Diploma, Industry Certificate, and Certificate Programmes.

Programme Duration

Minimum duration to complete this programme is 3 months and maximum is 6 months.


The registration dates for this programme run by the Institute are updated timely on the webpage. Effective online learning tools incorporated into the design of the webpage make the programme lectures, online live classes and study material easily accessible. This gives a huge window of self-regulated and self-paced performance to the participants.

Programme Deliverables

A comprehensive study material for all the modules in hard copies ensuring the needs of the audience. The accompanying training material is appropriately aligned with the current Industry’s expectations.

  • – Interactive or online live sessions on all key areas of the programme giving all flexibility to the participants.
  • – Online classes for all the modules will be conducted on the weekends. Moreover, a doubt clearing session will also be scheduled before the examination.
  • – All the efforts are made by IGMPI faculty members to make the entire programme modules easily understandable.
  • – Assessment and evaluation for all the programme modules in order to enhance the levels of competencies and skills of the participants leading towards the objective of application in the job.
  • – At the end of each programme modules, the trainers shall obtain feedback from the participants using specially designed questionnaires.
  • – All learning and training delivery initiatives shall be conducted in English.

Examination & Certification

IGMPI follows a credit system based on all learning activities involved in studying for all PG Diploma, Executive Diploma and Certificate Programmes. Each of your modules is equal to 4 credits. To successfully complete the programme, you will have to earn all the credits assigned to your programme. All the participants are obliged to timely submit completed assessment assignments (during the programme, usually after every module) and appear for an online exam at the end of the programme.

After successful completion, the participants will receive a Certificate in Lab Automation by IGMPI. For all the above-mentioned modules, Online Classes (Online mode) or face-to-face classes (Regular mode), elaborate programme material, self-assessment assignments would be provided by the Institute. Details get updated on the webpage as well.

Placement Assistance & Corporate Relations

The Institute has partnered with many organizations for providing with placement assistance to its participants. Besides, it has a robust placement cell comprised of senior level Human Resources professionals and Talent Acquisition experts which maintains close links with business and industry. This cell is continuously engaged in promoting the employability of our participants and encouraging the concerned Human Resources department and Hiring Managers to recruit/hire our participants for their vacant positions. The efforts of our placement cell also include helping with professional resume writing & interview skills.

In recent months the Institute has witnessed more and more participation from professionals working with global pharmaceutical, healthcare like InnoLogic, Wits Innovation Lab, SQE Labs, SafeSquid Labs, Hector & Streak Consulting Pvt. Ltd, Sygene, compuage infocom ltd, West Pharmaceutical Services, Roche, Astrazeneca Pharma India Ltd, Novartis Pharmaceuticals, GSK, Aztec Process Automation (P) Ltd, Siemens etc. The IGMPI's Corporate Resource Division actively recommends our students and training participants for various job requirements and specialized roles to Human Resource, Talent Acquisition as well as the heads of various departments in Pharmaceutical, Healthcare industries on regular basis.

Future career prospects of Lab Automation

Information generated by the organization must ensure to be error free and efficient to meet the business needs. Industries focus on the accuracy of documents, speed, inspections, audit and complying with the regulations. There is a bright career path if one is willing to learn about automation in technologies.

Lab automation an explosive growth for professionals, software vendors and developers, research, development and manufacturing associates and scientists, healthcare and clinical professionals, quality management professionals and technical project managers to steadily grow as technology evolves and regulations progress. After completion of this programme, professionals can work as testing engineer, Quality Analyst, Engineer of Materials and Special Processes, Verification and Validation Engineer, Failure Investigation Engineer and Technical Writer.

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How to apply

For further enquiries, write to or call us on:
info@igmpi.ac.in / 18001031071 (Toll Free), Phone: +91 11 26512850

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