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M.Sc Allied Health Sciences (Physician Assistant) Admissions 2017 - 2018 Academic Year


Have you completed your degree in B.Sc Allied Health Sciences? Want to pursue higher studies? Then choose the course M.Sc Allied Health Sciences (Physician Assistant). Learn the course details, the eligibility and the job prospects. Know the list of colleges and the universities that offers this course in India.

Course Name: M.Sc Allied Health Sciences (Physician Assistant)
Group: M.Sc
Stream: Engineering
Course Category: General
Duration: 2 years

Course Description of M.Sc Allied Health Sciences (Physician Assistant)


The masters degree program trains students to become physician assistants. The course is designed to equip students with knowledge of diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive healthcare services, The duties of physician assistant involves in assisting doctors in areas of diagnosis of diseases and its treatment. they are trained to record medical histories , patient examination and recommend for laboratory tests and X-rays. Students get hands on experience in handling injuries by suturing splinting and casting. Training provides extensive practical sessions to face challenges in healthcare issues and find strategies in solving them. Students are given exposure to enhance their communication and interpersonal skills to deal with patients.

Eligibility criteria


The students who have completed bachelors degree in Allied health sciences from a recognized universities are eligible. They should have patience and good skills in handling equipment's.



Colleges offering M.Sc Allied Health Sciences (Physician Assistant) course in India

College NameUniversityState
Amritha Institute of Medical Science and Research CentreAmrita Vishwa VidyapeethamKerala

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Additional Description of M.Sc Allied Health Sciences (Physician Assistant)


Allied health science is a newly emerging field in health care sector. Its an integral part of medical sciences. The masters degree course is two years duration and is interdisciplinary. The field is interlinked with many other fields such as medical, nursing, researching, pharmacy etc. The students get adequate hands on experiences in preventive, curative an d rehabilitation care service of the patients. Training provides extensive practical sessions to assume the leadership roles, supervising capabilities and professional qualities in patient care. Learning program covers patient medical history analysis, developing strategies and management plans. The course equips students with skills and attitudes to work efficiently in clinical settings. Students get equipped in reasoning abilities and decision making skills. They are also trained to face challenges in the medical sectors and find solutions. The curriculum includes theoretical lectures, practical classes, seminar, case studies, thesis presentations, assessments, examinations and viva-voce. Latest techniques are exposed to students to imbibe the skills to translate them in medical settings.

Job prospects


There is huge job opportunities available for physical assistants across the globe and in the country. The jobs are available in varied sectors such such as medical tourism/insurance, pharmacy, corporate sectors, government and private hospital sectors, multi -specialty clinics, health resorts, educational institutions and research organizations. The jobs are in plenty in sectors of coronary care/organ transplant units, orthopedic, trauma care, nuclear medicine, critical care units. They can also choose to pursue advanced research and obtain post graduation and doctorate degrees.

M.Sc Allied Health Sciences (Physician Assistant) Admissions for 2017 - 2018 Academic Year

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