Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Anaesthesia and Operation Theatre Technology is a graduate course that involves the study of the concepts and principles of the physical and chemical agents, chemical composition, techniques, equipment, and dosage of anesthesia required during medical and surgical operations directed by healthcare physicians. Special training about the methods and different doses of anesthesia to be administered is provided to ensure that candidates demonstrate accuracy, precision, and attention to detail.

BSc Anaesthesia and Operation Theatre Technology also involve the study of the concepts and principles of the functioning, management, and maintenance of the operation theatre. Special training related to monitoring and observation of patients and sterilization of surgical equipment is provided to ensure that candidates demonstrate accuracy, hygiene, precision, and attention to detail. Skills like responsibility, accuracy, decision-making, and teamwork are enhanced through the course. 

DURATION3 years + 6 months Internship
RECOGNITION AND ACCREDITATIONMedical Council of India (MCI) , Approved NAAC Accredited
AFFILIATIONRajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS) , Deemed University
ENTRANCE EXAMINATIONSKarnataka CETNEET ,(National Eligibility cum Entrance Test) ,AIIMS (All India Institutes of Medical Sciences) , AICET (All India Common Entrance Test) , State-specific Entrance Examinations, University-specific Entrance Examinations
ENTRANCE EXAMINATION PATTERNSyllabus: (MCQs)Biology ,Chemistry ,Physics ,English Language and Comprehension ,Quantitative Reasoning 
FEE STRUCTUREMerit: Between Rs. 30000 to Rs. 50000Management: Between Rs. 55000 to 1.5 Lakhs
SALARY RANGEBetween Rs. 2.5 Lakhs to 6 Lakhs p.a.
CAREER AREASColleges ,Research Institutes, Hospitals ,Nursing Homes ,Intensive and Critical Care Centers ,Operation Theatre (OT) Technicians

Eligibility Criteria

  • Minimum 45% marks in 10+2 in Science with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology and English from a recognized education board
  • Qualifying examinations

Admission Procedure

  • Merit – Candidates who wish to apply to colleges affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS) can undergo counseling conducted by Karnataka Examination Authority (KEA)
  • Management – Candidates who wish to apply for Management seats can go for Direct Admission

Career Prospects

Possible career opportunities:

  • Teacher/Lecturer
  • Research Associate
  • Anaesthesia Technician
  • Medical Case Review Physician
  • Patient Care Coordinator
  • Medical Consultant
  • ECMO Technician
  • Associate Consultant
  • OT Technician
  • OT Assistant
  • Lab Technician

Higher Studies

Candidates can pursue higher studies after course completion:

  • MSc
  • Anaesthesia Technology
  • Anaesthesia and Operation Theatre Techniques
  • Operation Theatre
  • MBA – Healthcare and Hospital Management
  • Doctorate
  • Diploma – PGDM

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