Pathology is a branch of medical science with lots of potential for good career. Diploma in clinical Pathology course takes around 2 years for completion and can be done after graduation in related field.
If we talk about job prospects after the successful completion of this course, candidates may work as consultants and medical examiners. They may opt for their private clinics for this service. They also have options to join universities, laboratories, hospitals and in colleges.
The main fields which a candidate may look for are Cytotechnologist, Mortuary Assistant, Dermatopathologist, Health Care Workers, Forensic Technician and Medical Lab Technician.
Eligibility criteria for course
Diploma in Clinical Pathology requires Graduation degree in any related field including MBBS, B.Sc. in Biology, Biotechnology, Microbiology, etc. Candidate must have successfully completed his or her degree with minimum qualifying marks for admission.
Duration of course
In most of the Indian institutes and colleges, this course has 2 years full time duration. Candidates need to attend lecturers as well as practicals on regular basis.
Clinical pathology is a broad branch which further has specializations like surgical pathology, clinical pathology, anatomical pathology, veterinary pathology, molecular pathology, plant pathology, forensic pathology and many more.
The outline of detailed syllabus is mentioned below-
Post Graduate Training
It has total duration of 22 months and divided in some specific streams like:
- Histopathology- 4 months
- Cytopathology- 4 months
- Hematology and Clinical Laboratory- 6 months
- Blood Bank- 2 months
- Microbiology- 3 months
- Biochemistry- 3 months
These divisions may vary depending upon the facilities available at individual institute. Students will need to conduct as well as attend regular seminars on Specimen discussions, Topic presentation, Techniques etc.
Diploma Clinical Pathology Admissions for 2017 - 2018 Academic Year
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