B. Sc. Medical Lab Sciences at APC

Career Prospects of B Pharmacy College of Punjab

B. Sc. Medical Lab. Sciences or Bachelor of Sciences in Medical Laboratory Sciences is an undergraduate program of 3-year duration (6 semesters) offered at Amritsar Pharmacy College- a Top Pharmacy College in Punjab. Medical Lab. Sciences is also called as Clinical Laboratory Science which is an allied health profession concerned with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of the diseases using clinical laboratory tests. During the course, these tests help the students to detect, diagnose and treat diseases. It also deals with the collection of information needed to sample, test, report, and document the investigations.

  • This degree empowers the students to go for various educational, hospitals, governmental organizations as they can run a laboratory, health care centers, or consultancy services.
  • It enables the degree holder to go for higher degree programs in respective subjects for a Master’s degree and then further studies.
  • They can acquire various jobs in the medical industry, as medical technologists are required there, for positions in marketing, product development, sales, quality assurance, environmental insurance and health.
  • On the other hand jobs in the private sector are more lucrative where; having skills and experience, higher levels can easily be achieved by a candidate.
  • Graduates can work in hospitals in pathology or cytology laboratories. In the pharmaceutical industries, opportunities also exist in the R&D division.
  • In Agricultural research, the graduates are recruited for research work.

Admission And Eligibility

    Those candidates who have passed the 10+2 with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects and either Mathematics or Biology conducted by a recognized Board/ University / Council. All those candidates who have done a Diploma in any trade from PSBTE & IT, Chandigarh or D. Pharmacy or DMLT are also eligible.

The graduate can work as:

  • Laboratory Technician
  • Technology Manager
  • Laboratory Manager
  • Medical Officer
  • Research Associate
  • Medical Record Technician
  • Resident Medical Officer
  • Lab Assistant
  • Laboratory Testing Manager
  • Associate Professor - Biotechnology/Bio-Medical

LIST OF CORE SUBJECTS

  • Essential Biology
  • General Microbiology
  • Basics of Biochemistry
  • Systemic Bacteriology
  • Biochemical Metabolism
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology-I
  • Basic Hematology & Hematological Techniques
  • Analytical Biochemistry
  • Applied Bacteriology
  • Basic Cell Pathology
  • Clinical Biochemistry-I
  • Applied Hematology-I

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