B.Sc. in Medical Lab Technology
This course is specifically meant for the professionals who want to make a career in diagnostic science and opting to know more about the national and international standards of the laboratory in detail. The course aims to provide the candidate with adequate knowledge and skills to carry out routine and some sophisticated laboratory diagnostic procedures. Students would acquire theoretical knowledge related to the principles of the laboratory exercises and will also learn to to deal with new advances in instrumentation, methodology or standardization, Management of Laboratories, Standard Protocols and use of technology that is related to Laboratory Investigations.
Medical laboratory technologists do routine laboratory testing under stipulated conditions. Technologists may prepare specimens and operate machines that automatically analyze samples. The medical technologists are an integral part of the medical profession and get involved in practical and technical work to aid correct diagnosis and in the effective functioning of Biochemical Laboratories.
- 10+2 in Science Stream (Mathematics or Biology) with English as a subject from a recognized board.
Career & Placements
The career prospects in this field depend on the academic and technical skills of the technologist. These days with the growth in the private sector there are so many private hospitals, nursing homes, blood banks, pathology laboratories etc. the demand for laboratory technologists is on the up-swing.
They can work as:
- Lab Technician
- R&D Lab Assistant
- Junior Technical Executive
- Lab Medicine Technician