MANAV RACHNA INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF RESEARCH AND STUDIES

(Formerly MANAV RACHNA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY )

Deemed to be University under section 3 of the UGC Act,1956

B.Sc.- Medical Lab Technology (MLT) – MRIIRS

Medical laboratory science combines the basic sciences of biology and chemistry with medicine and the clinical sciences into a very satisfying professional career. Medical laboratory scientists (also known as medical technologists) develop, perform, evaluate, correlate and assure the accuracy and validity of laboratory tests and collaborate with other health care professionals in the diagnosis and treatment of patients.

The program provides specialized technical training in test performance, correlation of laboratory data and disease management, and practice in problem-solving in the clinical laboratory. Graduates of our program are equipped to seek career enhancement and pursue management positions and/or graduate studies.

Duration3 Yrs (including 6 month clinical / industrial training)
Intake25
COURSE FEES (Per annum) for Indian Nationals in Rupees1,36,000
COURSE FEES (Per annum) in US $ For PIO/NRI Students US $ 3300
Criteria for Preparation of Merit list
I – Merit in MRNAT 2020
II – Marks in Qualifying Exam
Eligibility Criteria
Pass in 10+2 Examination / Equivalent Examination with at least 50% marks in aggregate in 5 subjects including English, Chemistry and Biology as a compulsory subject along with 4 subjects with the highest score out of the remaining subjects.

Unique Feature About Course:

Medical technologists are an integral part of the medical profession. These professionals get involved in practical and technical work to aid the correct diagnosis and effective functioning of Biochemical Laboratories.

The career prospects in this field depend on the academic and technical skills of the technologist/technician. Initially, he/she joins any laboratory as a certified medical laboratory technician. 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 technicians is on the upswing.

With adequate knowledge and experience, Medical Laboratory Technologists can advance to supervisory or management positions in laboratories and hospitals. They can also work as a Laboratory manager/Consultant/supervisor, health care Administrator, Hospital Outreach coordination, laboratory information system Analyst/Consultant, educational consultant/coordinator etc.  Additional opportunities are available in molecular diagnostics, molecular biotechnology companies and in vitro fertilization laboratories as well as in research labs.

Course Structure:

The B.Sc. program in medical laboratory technology is offered by different medical colleges/institutions across the country. The degree awarded is B.Sc.-M.L.S. The pre-requisite for B.Sc. Medical Laboratory Sciences (BMLS) is 10+2 with science subjects or equivalent from a recognized University or Board. The duration of the course is 3 years.

SemesterCredit HoursElectives
Ist Sem21
2nd Sem242
3rd Sem222
4th Sem242
5th Sem24
Total1156
Total121 Credit Hours

 

Employment Opportunities for MLT Graduate:

Graduates of our Medical Laboratory Science program has a wide choice of carrier opportunities in the health care sector, both rural and urban environment including community aspects of health care and of rural health care services. The sphere of services encompasses the following

  • Medical Laboratory Scientist
  • Molecular Biology Technologist
  • Specialist in Blood Banking
  • Point of Care Coordinator
  • Infection Preventionist
  • Laboratory Information Systems Specialist

Typical Employers of Laboratory Technicians

  • Environmental agencies
  • Specialist research organizations or consultancies
  • Universities
  • Hospitals and clinics
  • The Civil Service
  • Water companies
  • Pharmaceutical companies
  • Chemical companies
  • Food and drink companies