Allied Health Sciences

Academics
Courses offered:
Undergraduate Course: B.Sc. [Hons] Allied Health Sciences
Duration: 4 yrs 
Eligibility: HSC / CBSE or Equivalent Examination with one of the following subject combination.
- Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics
- Physics, Chemistry Botany and Zoology.

B.Sc.(Hons) program include 3 years course work and 1 year compulsory stipendiary internship in a semester pattern. During the first three semesters of the course program, the students gain knowledge in various basic medical science subjects. After completion of 3rd semester the successful candidates select the branch of specialization by counseling in merit basis and availability of vacancies. Specialisations are:
1. Anaesthesia Technology                   
2. Cardiac Technology
3. Neuroscience Technology                 
4. Perfusion technology 
5. Renal Dialysis Technology                 
6. Respiratory Care Technology 
7. Medical Laboratory Technology       
8. Radiology and Imaging Science Technology 
9. Urology Technology                           
10. Nuclear Medicine Technology
11. Plastic Reconstructive and Cosmetic Technology

The candidate undergoes extensive training from IV to VI Semesters under the supervision of senior consultants.
During the internship period [VII & VIII semester] students are trained to evaluate patients, diagnose conditions, develop treatment plans. They also undergo a small project work and submit it for evaluation.

Postgraduate Courses:
Course Name: M.Sc Neuroscience
Duration:2 Yrs
Pattern: Semester
Eligibility:A Degree in MBBS ,BDS,, BSc AHS (All specialties) ,B P T, BOT , BASLP, BSc Nursing , BS (Physicians Assistant) , BVSC.

Course Name:M.Sc Medical Laboratory Technology
Duration:2 Yrs
Pattern: Semester
Eligibility:B Sc (AHS all Specialties ) , B Sc (Medical Laboratory Technology), B Sc (Biochemistry / Microbiology/ Biotechnology /Genetics )

Course Name:M.Sc Renal Sciences and Dialysis Technology
Duration: 2 Yrs PatternSemester
Eligibility:A Degree in MBBS, BDS, BVSC, BSc AHS (All specialties) , BSc Nursing.

Course Name:M.Sc Medical Imaging Technology
Duration: 2 Yrs
Pattern: Semester
Eligibility:B Sc (AHS – Radiology Imaging science), BSc (Medical Imaging Technology) / Radiography, Science Graduates with Diploma in Radiography, Science Graduates with CRA, PG Diploma in Radiology & Imaging technology

Course Name: 
M.Sc. Perfusion Technology 
Duration: 2 Yrs
Pattern: Semester
Eligibility: M.B.B.S / B.Sc. (Allied Health Sciences with specializations in Anesthesia Technology/ Cardiac Technology/  Respiratory Care Technology and Perfusion Technology)

Integrated Courses:
Course Name:M.Sc. Medical Radiology and Imaging Technology
Duration:
 5 yrs
Pattern: 
Semester 
Eligibility:
HSC/CBSE/ISC or equivalent examination with one of the following subject combinations: 
i) Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics (or) 
ii) Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology.

Ph.D Courses 
Part time : Duration 4 years 
Full time  : Duration 3 years 

Training provided (Special like simulation lab etc.
Offering a particular branch of specialization or allotment of number of seats to each branch of specialization shall be subject to availability of training facilities. 
1. Anaesthesia Technology
2. Cardiac Technology 
3. Neuroscience Technology 
4. Perfusion technology 
5. Renal Dialysis Technology
6. Respiratory Care Technology
7. Medical Laboratory Technology 
8. Radiology and Imaging Science Technology 
9. Urology Technology 
10. Nuclear Medicine Technology 
11. Plastic Reconstructive and Cosmetic Technology

Teachers/Faculty Training: 
All faculties attend FDP (Faculty development program) every year.  
Achievements: 
• The Government of Tamil Nadu has recognized B.Sc., (Allied Health Sciences ) course as a degree course on par with any other B.Sc., Degrees. G.O.NO:-Ms.291, dated 14.12.1998. 
• The qualification of Perfusion Technology graduates has been accepted by Indian Society of Extra corporeal technology and these graduates are eligible to become associated members of the society. 
• International Education Research Foundation. I.N.C. USA has considered the B.Sc., Allied Health Sciences (Cardiac Technology) equivalent to B.Sc., in cardio vascular technology offered by the Universities in the USA. 
• International Education Research Foundation I.N.C. USA has considered the B.Sc., Allied Health Sciences (Operation Theatre Technology) equivalent to B.Sc., in Operation Theatre Technology offered by the Universities in the USA.
 • The National Academic Recognition Information Centre for the United Kingdom [UKNARIC] has recognized BSc (Allied Health Sciences), which is comparable to British Bachelor Degree standard. 
• The Newzealand University has recognized BSc (Allied Health Sciences) Anaesthesia technology which is Equivalent to Bachelor Degree from Newzealand University. 
 • Association of Indian University have accepted the degree B.Sc. Allied Health Sciences awarded by our University