Associate Degree In Medical Technology 02 Year Program

The college of Medical Technology offers 02 year Associate Degree Program in Medical Technology with a career-focused curriculum that engages the students in establishing the theoretical foundations and principles of the medical technology education and procedures followed by clinical practicum and procedures in hospital setting within the premises of Ziauddin University.

Associate Degree programs are offered in following clinical disciplines:
1. Cardiac Perfusion
2. Cardiovascular Sciences
3. Clinical Laboratory Sciences
4. Dental Hygiene and Technology
5. Neurosciences
6. Nuclear Medicine
7. Operation Theater Sciences
8. Pulmonary Function Testing
9. Radiation Therapy
10. Radiological Imaging
11. Vision Sciences

Degree Awarding Requirement

Requirements for Associate Degree in Medical Technology are fulfilled when a student successfully completes:

  • The comprehensive courses of 69 Credit hours
  • Compulsory Clinical Practicum
  • Minimum CGPA of 2.00 (61%) *

Note: The University retains the right to change educational policy and graduation requirements at any time. This may affect currently enrolled student’s standing.

Teaching And Learning Strategies

Ziauddin University, College of Medical Technology promotes culturally inclusive, impelling and constructive learning environment giving specific consideration to student’s own psychological and sensory status and recognizing, nurturing and developing one’s strength to foster the learning process and positive interaction among the peers, groups and stimulates independence to meet the challenges of the real world. Subsequently, explicit and structure teaching is practiced and supported by audio and visual materials installed in each classroom. Contemporary practices such as blended learning, flipped classroom, and facilitation are provided meeting the course requirement of the programme. The brightest feature of college of medical technology is that Academic block and Clinical Laboratories are under the same roof which reinforces learning by implementing teaching examples in real time cases. Finally, at the end of each semester, students are posted in Clinical Laboratories Ziauddin Hospital to implement their knowledge and upgrade their skills.

Eligibility Criteria

Admission Policy

B.S. Medical Technology is a four year semester based programmes. Admissions are announced once a year. Student with minimum 50% marks in pre medical, Pre engineering and medical technology group or higher secondary certificates may apply. Candidates with O/A level must take equivalence.
All candidates are selected on merit basis according to the following criteria:

  • S.S.C marks
  • H.S.C marks
  • Aptitude test
  • Interview marks

Clinical rotations are done at Dr. Ziauddin hospital North Nazimabad campus, KDLB campus &Clifton campus.

Assessment Policies And Procedure

Enrolled candidates are assessed and examined for theory and skills with periodic examinations. Continuous assessment is practiced incorporating multiple summative and formative assessments to measure the extent to which students have achieved the desire outcome. It includes mid-terms, projects, portfolios, clinical practicum and competencies.

Weightage For The Final Examination

  • Attendance* 10%
  • Continuous assessments 40%
  • Final Examination 50%

Attendance

Attendance in classes is mandatory
Attendance grid
0.75% marks per 10% attendance until 80%, I:e., for every 10% attendance, 0.75% marks will be awarded in that course up till 80% attendance . for example ;

  • For 80% attendance , 6 marks will be awarded for 80% attendance, 2% marks per 10% attendance will be awarded in that course. For example;
  • For 90% attendance: 8 marks
  • For 100% attendance: 10 marks

Eligibility Criteria

Application Processing fee Rs. 4,000/-
Admission fee Rs. 15,000/-
Tuition fee Rs. 65,000/- per annum

Rs. 47,500/- Semester

Examination fee Rs. 5,000/- Semester

Career Opportunities

Medical Technologists/scientists have a huge demand both nationally and internationally. A survey recently conducted suggests that the demand of medical technologists is projected to grow 21% from 2014-2024 much faster than the average of all the occupations due to the greater need of diagnosis of medical conditions through medical procedures.

Medical Technologists/scientists may apply for:

  • Hospitals and clinical Laboratory positions
  • Diagnostic companies
  • Research Positions
  • Pharmaceutical companies

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