Master of Science in Medical Technology (Pathology)
M.Sc. Med. Tech. (Pathology) or Master of Science in Medical Technology (Pathology) is a postgraduate Pathology programme. It is a division of medical science, which deals with effects, development, processes and causes of diseases. Areas of study include cellular adaptation to injury, necrosis, and inflammation, wound healing, and neoplasia. Course helps the candidates to be able to perform procedures designated for laboratory detection of diseases. Course deals with effects, development, processes and causes of diseases. Subjects studied under this degree are Pathology, Microbiology, Immunology, Medical Genetics and Neuroscience. The course is very valuable and opens many job opportunities for them after its successful completion.
M.Sc. Med. Tech. (Pathology) Eligibility
Graduate degree in relevant subject or equivalent with at least 50% marks in aggregate.
Candidate should clear the common entrance exam conducted by the University for the Course.
M.Sc. Med. Tech. (Pathology) Syllabus
The following are study related subjects:-
Subjects of Study
Biostatistics-P & S.M.
Biomedical ethics-ethical issues related to Medical practice and research-Pharmacology
Orientation to service departments by clinical and para-clinical doctor
Blood banking and Transfusion Medicine
Medical autopsy: Techniques and interpretation
Recent advances in all fields, related to Pathology
Organization of laboratory including quality control
Routine biochemical investigations and various organ function tests i.e.
The course is helpful and suitable to diagnose important pathological conditions in various fields like histopathology, cytopathology, haematology & Immunopathology.
The course is suitable to maintain equipment’s like performing routine maintenance and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
It is also suitable to diagnose and characterize disease in living patients by examining biopsies or bodily fluids.
How is M.Sc. Med. Tech. (Pathology) Course Beneficial?
The course is beneficial to work with other doctors, medical specialty societies, medical laboratory professionals, and health care consumer organizations to set guidelines and standards for medical laboratory testing that help improve a patient's medical care and guide treatment, as well as ensure the quality and safety of domestic and international medical laboratories.
The course is also beneficial for further studies such as Ph.D. etc. as they can get hare good base for it.
The can also start their own hospital or clinic as self-employment.