M.Sc in Operation Theatre technology and Anesthesia Technology
M.Sc in Operation Theatre technology and Anesthesia Technology is a 2 year course designed to provide in depth knowledge & impart skills for working as an assistant to the consultant Anesthesiologist as well as to assist in preparation of operation theatre before & during an elective or emergency surgery. The course is designed as a full time residency program with responsibilities in managing the patients. The Post graduate student must take part in
seminars, short topic discussions, case discussions, journal club presentations and clinical postings. The Academic training also includes lab work, experimental work and Dissertation.
Duration – 2 Years (4 Semesters)
Eligibility – Bachelor’s degree in Operation Theater Technology and Anesthesia Technology
with 50% aggregate marks.
Scope: Post Graduates holding the above degree have immense scope to work as assistants in operation theatres both India and Abroad in Corporate Hospitals, Medical colleges, Nursing Home. They can also be employed in teaching profession both in India and Abroad. After completion of the course employment can be obtained as:
- Anesthesia/OT Technologist in Hospitals in India and Abroad
- Operation Theatre Managers
- Application specialists in MNCs
- Lecturer in Universities in India and Abroad
Career prospects and job opportunities:
PT post-graduate is encouraged to pursue further qualification to attain senior position in the professional field also to keep abreast with the advance and new technology the professional should opt for continuous professional education credits offered by national and international institutes.
Employment opportunities can be found in hospitals in both private and public sectors as well as in independent healthcare clinics and as well as teaching institutes. Demonstrate ability to make clinical decision regarding Operation Theatre technology and Anesthesia techniques and select appropriate outcome measures based on the comprehensive knowledge of specialty.
This program will help the students with forming a strong base in anesthesia technology which will equip them with the skills of choosing the right anesthetic that should be given to any patient on the basis of their medical condition. They also gain a good knowledge of the correct equipment that needs to be used and the dosage of the anesthetic that they would be giving. They will be able to prepare project proposal with selected research design and interpret the evaluate outcome measures (using sound data processing techniques and statistical methods). She/he will be able to practice in their specialty area with advanced knowledge and skills.