location Mumbai , MH

Related Internship: Cipla Internship Program

Industry Type(s): Pharmaceuticals

Cipla Overview

Cipla is a leading global pharmaceutical and biotechnology company of India. Headquartered in Mumbai, Cipla was founded by Khwaja Abdul Hamied in the year 1935, with the aim of self-sufficiency for India in Pharmaceutical medicines. The company has been established with the vision of becoming the most preferred consumer healthcare company in India.

With years of quality work and customer satisfaction, Cipla had become one of the most trusted medicinal brands in India. Cipla has also begun a 'Breath Free' initiative to cure 2 Million Asthmatic patients. Other than medicines for Indian, Cipla has now become a globally recognised brand with innovative and affordable products.

Cipla is known for the production of medicines that can treat depression, cardiovascular disease, weight control, respiratory, arthritis and diabetes. Apart from these statement medicines, Cipla creates many other medicines for many other medical conditions. Cipla sells active pharmaceutical ingredients, pharmaceutical and personal care products to other manufacturers. Cipla is the world's largest manufacturer of antiretroviral drugs. Cipla also sells products like Escitalopram, Lamivudine and Fluticasone propionate to the medicine manufacturers. 

Cipla has 8 decades-long histories in the field of pharmaceuticals and biotechnology. In the year 1984, 'The Chemical, Industrial and Pharmaceutical Laboratories Limited' is officially re-christened as 'Cipla Ltd'. In 2000, Cipla became the first company to launch CFC free inhalers outside the USA and Europe. In the year 2016, Invagen Pharmaceuticals and Exelan Pharmaceuticals (USA) became the subsidiary companies of Cipla. In the year 2018, Cipla QCIL became the first Pharmaceutical company to be listed on the Uganda Securities Exchange. Today, Cipla owns 34 manufacturing plants in 8 Indian locations and a presence in over 80 countries, which makes it a well established pharmaceutical brand across the geographics.


Mumbai , MH

Global Headquaters

Delisle Road , Mumbai , Maharashtra , MH , 400013 , India



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