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Medical Laboratory Technology

24 months
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4000 USD/year
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About

Currently the Microbiology department has 9 teaching faculty . 6 of them are doctors with MD in Medical Laboratory Technology from Amrita University. The experienced, competent and stable faculty with 2 Professors, one Additional professor, one Associate Professor, two Assistant Professors, one lecturer and two tutors is an asset of this institution.

Overview

An all-round development of the students from Medical Laboratory Technology at Amrita University is ensured through the balanced blend of curricular and extracurricular activities. Class room teaching is made effective by the use of modern educational technology.

Apart from the practical training in the laboratories, students get exposed to several tests done in various laboratories like Microbiology, Haematology, Cytology, Blood bank, Biochemistry, Toxicology etc.

Central library has many text books, Journals, both Indian and foreign and internet facilities with online databases. There is a good department library too.

Job opportunities for MSc MLT

  • Medical laboratory professionals have many job opportunities in Hospitals, clinics, nursing homes, public health facilities, commercial clinical laboratories; they also find jobs in industrial research and in forensic and pharmaceutical laboratories in India as well as abroad.
  • In hospitals they will be initially appointed as technologists and in time may be promoted as Laboratory manager, Lab supervisor, Lab In charge, Health care administrator, Health and safety officer.
  • In Drug analysis lab they can work as drug safety officer where they can do drug testing, therapeutic drug monitoring.
  • In Research labs they can work as analytical associate, technical associate and after PhD they can be appointed as scientists.
  • In blood banks they can work as blood bank supervisors.
  • In Educational institutions they can work as coordinators, tutors or lecturers. If academically inclined one can pursue PhD and be promoted as Assistant Professor in educational institutions. Able candidates in due course of time can head a Paramedical institution.

Programme Structure

  • Medical laboratory technologists serve as members of the healthcare team, performing laboratory test related to the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease. 
  • They work in an interesting and dynamic environment using high-tech instruments to analyze samples and generate information with accuracy and quality control which assists the healthcare professionals.
  • There is always a high demand for trained lab professionals and with the advent of accreditation to laboratories the need for competent, skilled medical laboratory technicians is high and is expected to increase significantly in the coming years.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Pass in B Sc MLT (4 Years regular course only)
  • Selection will be made on the basis of academic scores and performance in the personal interview.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4000 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    4000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4000 USD per year during 24 months.

1,30,000 INR

Living costs for Coimbatore

18295 - 24970 INR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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