Post Graduate Diploma/Executive Diploma in Dermacare Formulations (PGDDF/EDDF)


This programme is targeted towards imparting theoretical as well as practical knowledge of Dermacare Formulations to its participants. After completion of the programme participant is expected to have in-depth knowledge and better understanding of Formulation, which enhances texture, moisturization, reinforces and repairs the skin barrier, and prevents cutaneous variances results in the improvement of the appearance of the skin. Skin care products can be classified further by how they work and what they do. You can complete this programme from your own city.

The modules have been compiled to introduce the attendee to various aspects and basics of Types of skin products those are designed to remove articles from skin. This includes cleansers like body washes, hand soaps, facial washes, toners, bubble baths and more. It also includes scrubs, masks, and exfoliation products. In the personal care business, product innovation is crucial. Sales are becoming more seasonal which demands continuous product updates and access to the new innovation to the public. As trends and consumers needs change frequently, cosmetics manufacturers and brands have to follow, and create suitable products to meet the requirements. To gain competitive advantage, cosmetics companies need to be able to quickly respond to evolving customer needs and adapt to changing standards and regulations for the better efficiency and safety of the product. Aggressive product innovation is the key to increased market share and consumer awareness in the cosmetics industry.

Programmes Modules :

Module 1: Principles of Dermacare Formulations

Module 2: Skin Dermatology

Module 3: Advanced Dermacare Cosmetics

Module 4: Suncare Formulations

Module 5: Hair Skincare Formulations

Module 6: Facial Skincare Formulations

Module 7: Color Cosmetics

Module 8: Bodycare Formulations

Module 9: Pharmaceutical Formulations

Module 10: Herbal Formulations

Module 11: Nutritional Dermatology

Module 12: Global Regulatory and IPR Guidelines for Cosmetics

Module 13: Approaches to Dermacare Research and Development

Module 14: Industry Based Case Studies


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

Programme Duration

The duration to complete this programme is 1 year (Post Graduate Diploma), 6 months (Executive Diploma).


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.

  • – Assignments for all the programme modules for continuous evaluation and guidance.
  • – 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 expected to appear for an online exam and are also obliged to submit assignments after each module. After successful completion, the participants will be awarded Post Graduate Diploma/Executive Diploma in Dermacare Formulations by, IGMPI. For all the above mentioned modules elaborate Programme material, self-assessment assignments and project work details would be provided by the Institute from time to time. 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 the participants of Post Graduate Diploma Programmes. 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 and healthcare industries like Pharmanza Herbal, Astrazeneca Pharma India, Novartis Pharmaceuticals, GSK, Oriflame, Khadi Naturals, Ayur Ltd., L’Oreal, Lotus, Jubilant, lupin, Akums and Himalaya 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 and Healthcare.

Future career prospects of Dermacare Formulation

There is a wide scope in the profession of Dermacare formulations in India or in other countries. Dermacare formulation is the promising career for youth because of the world wide growing market of the skincare product due to its safe and effective nature. The personal care industry makes up vast of India's market for consumer package goods and experts agree that India is full of opportunities and is a potential gold mine for many companies which offer opportunities as a Scientist, Formulator, Manufacturing Chemist, Research Chemist, Talent Strategist, and Technical Support etc.

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