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Course Name : Post Graduate Diploma In Medical Lab Technology

Eligibility : Graduation equivalent in relevant stream

Program Duration : 1 Year

Programme fees : 120,000 /-


Introduction of the Sector

Health Care comprising of hospitals, medical devices, clinical trials, outsourcing, telemedicine, medical tourism, health insurance and medical equipment has become one of India’s largest sectors – both in terms of revenue and employment. With increased awareness about health, domestic healthcare, medical tourism and health insurance markets are gaining momentum, offering opportunities for trained personnel.


Post Graduate Diploma In Medical Lab Technology

Programme Introduction

A Post Graduate Diploma in Medical Lab Technology is a course that envisages to build in an overall expertise in the student, to perform lab services including special tests. The students would be capable of performing a range of tests such as those related to clinical biochemistry, haematology, serology, cytogenetics in an emergency situation.

Eligibility for Admission

The Eligibility Criteria for the PG Diploma In Medical Lab Technology is a Qualified Graduate holding degree in Science/Applied Science/ Bachelors in Medical Lab Technology from any University of repute.

Career Prospects/Job Role

Once the student completes the course, he /she will be able to work in various pathology laboratories, hospitals as Lab Technician, Senior Lab Technician, Medical Lab Technician, Lab Technician, Lab Manager based on the experience.

Semester-wise Listing of Courses

Course Code Course Name Credits   Course Code Course Name Credits
PGDMLT 1 Anatomy 2   PGDMLT 7 Clinical Pathology 3
PGDMLT 2 Physiology and Laboratory Basics 2   PGDMLT 8 Bacteriology, Mycology and Histopathology 3
PGDMLT 3 Phlebotomy and Waste Management 2   PGDMLT 9 Virology 2
PGDMLT 4 Biochemistry and Lab Ethics 3   PGDMLT 10 Endocrinology and Blood Banking 3
PGDMLT 5 Haematology and Immunology 4   PGDMLT 11 Molecular Biology 3
PGDMLT 6 Parasitology and Toxicology 3   PGDMLT 12 Operational Management 2
PGDMLT P1 Project 4   PGDMLT P2 Project 4

*The skill training component is 50% to 60% ranging from 600 hours to 720 hours per year depending upon the industry requirement.                            

Programme fees: Rs. 120,000/-per annum
Examination fees: Rs.2,500/- per semester and Rs. 5000 per annum
Caution Deposit (Refundable): Rs.5000


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