Duration: 2 years (four semesters coursework with 6 months internship)
Eligibility: 4-year BSc Medical Laboratory Technology
This programme provide in-depth skills in theory and clinical postings related to the branches of Microbiology and Immunology, quality control, computer software and skills, Research Methodology so as to help students carry out a dissertation during the internship or be involved in research projects related to Microbiology or Public Health,Pedagogy so that they can prepare themselves to be future teachers in Microbiology, Journal club presentations to help them understand research studies ,seminars as well as future Entrepreneurs.During the internship, they will be able to process specimens, isolate etiological agents perform antibiotic sensitivity testing, molecular techniques, serological tests related to identification of in the microorganisms from the clinical cases. They will be able to diagnose infections from other clinical problems and report to the Physician.
Job Prospects: Hospital laboratories, Diagnostic Laboratories, Research, Teaching, Entrepreneurs.