Post Graduate Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology (PGDMLT)


Today Medical Laboratories are playing a vital role in the field of Human Health, Medical Research and Medical Treatment.

The PGDMLT course has been designed to impart training to science graduates in the field of Medical Laboratory Technology. Recent developments viz., Laboratory Informatics and Quality Control have also been included in the course content.

The syllabus covers both theory and practical aspects involved in all divisions of clinical laboratory technology including histological techniques. This includes Human Anatomy; Histology and Physiology; Language of Medicine; Medical Instrumentation; Haematology; Immunology; Pathology; Parasitology; Microbiology; Transudates and Exudates; Clinical Biochemistry; Clinical Ethics etc. Practical training includes in-service training for a period of time in Hospitals / Medical Instrumentation centers and a Project Report at the end of the second semester.

Job placements can be had in Hospitals & Clinical Labs. The candidate could start his/her own Clinical Lab.

            Duration        :           One year (Two Semesters)

            Eligibility      :           Graduates in Biological Science

Course Fee    :           Rs. 10000/- per semester


A special fee of Rs.1000/- will be collected along with the first semester fees.

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Madras Christian College

Tambaram, Chennai -600 059,

Tamil Nadu, India

Phone: 044-22390675 / 22396772

Fax: 044-22394352