TABLETS: Concepts & Manufacturing in Pharma by Dr. Ajay Semalty


Tablets are one of the most common and popular pharmaceutical dosage forms. It is one of the most complex dosage forms to manufacture. The course will discuss the basic concept of tablets and its manufacturing in easy and effective way.

What will you learn?

  • Basic concept of Tablets
  • Classifications of tablets
  • Manufacturing of tablets
  • Concept of compaction and consolidation
  • Tablet defects: case & remedies

Course USPs

  • Easy Language
  • Crisp and to the point presentation
  • FAQs

Who should take this course?

  • Pharmacy (B. Pharm./ M. Pharm. etc.), chemistry and pharmaceutical chemistry students, research scholars and faculty members
  • Persons from R&D, F&D, production and QA/QC department of Pharma Industry
  • Everyone seeking job in pharma industry.

Language: Simple and Effective English

Course Availability: Lifelong & Self-paced Learning.

How to download course certificate: Watch Video

Topics for this course

8 Lessons01h 07m 40s

Tablets – Concept & Manufacturing

Chapter 1: Definition & Classification of Tablets with Advantages & Disadvantages12:40
Chapter 2: Excipients08:51
Chapter 3: Granulation for Tablet Manufacturing – Part 105:00
Chapter 4: Granulation for Tablet Manufacturing – Part 209:33
Chapter 5: Tablet Compression16:44
Chapter 6: Tablet Defects & Their Remedies14:52


Quiz: Check Your Understanding

About the instructor

Dr. Ajay Semalty is University SWAYAM Coordinator and Assistant Professor, Deptt of Pharm. Sciences, HNB Garhwal University (A Central University) Srinagar Garhwal Uttarakhand. He is M. Pharm. (Pharmaceutics), MBA (Operations Management); Ph. D., PDF Meijo University, Nagoya, Japan; Academic, research and industrial experience of about 18 yr. Dr Semalty has more than 100 hrs of online course/ AV- e-content development experience. He has successfully developed and run two SWAYAM MOOCs (Academic Writing and Industrial Pharmacy I) with 80 hrs of Teaching Learning Materials including more than 40 hrs of video lectures; Contributed 4 e-modules (2 hr) for ARPIT course of GJU Science & technology Hisar; More than 12 hr educational videos for SWAYAMPRABHA Channel of Govt of India; ranked number 1 in India in exam registration for his online course among hundreds of courses; His course is on top 30 online courses of the world as declared by Press Information Bureau Govt. of India. He has conducted more than 30 hr of successful live mega-webinars on various topics. He has delivered more than 50 invited lectures (on Open Educational Resources (OERs), Academic writing, Nanoparticle research, Research methodology, Research ethics, Software in research, MOOC, blended/ flipped learning, research proposal writing, academic integrity, plagiarism etc.) in various training programs in Faculty Development Centers (FDCs), Human Resource Development Centres (HRDCs) and other institutions. He has completed 10 research projects funded by various agencies; 02 project on going. He has published 74 papers, 6 books (including the best seller "Essentials of Pharmaceutical Technology" by Pharma Med Press), 2 patents (01 granted). He has presented papers in more than 100 conferences; Highly cited researcher of the field (h index 23); Awarded Daiko Foundation Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship and invited by Meijo University, Nagoya, Japan as visiting scientist for research for FY 2011-12; Awarded with the prestigious national Research Award (Pharmacy) by UGC, New Delhi (2016-18) and Young Scientist Award of the year 2007 by Uttarakhand Council of Science & Technology (UCOST); Expert reviewer of Iceland Research Foundation Iceland; Israel Science Foundation (ISF) Israel and Scientific Expert (REPRISE) for Ministry of Institution and University Research (MIUR), Italy; He is member of The Asian Council of Science Editors, APTI and IPA; Editorial Board Member and Peer reviewer of various national and International reputed journals; Supervised 25 M. Pharm research projects; Research interest include cyclodextrin and lipid complexes, Small angle neutron scattering (SANS), nanoparticles, natural products for drug delivery like obesity and hair loss.
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Material Includes

  • 6 Learning Videos
  • 2 Quizzes
  • 2 FAQ Documents
  • Course Certificate

Target Audience

  • Pharmacy (B. Pharm./ M. Pharm)
  • Chemistry and pharmaceutical chemistry students
  • Research scholars and faculty members
  • Persons from R&D F&D, Production and QA/QC
  • Everyone seeking job in pharma industry.