Bachelor’s in Science in Operation Theatre covers all the work and tasks related to Operation Theater. This course helps students in understanding all the aspects of Operation Theater and also prepares students with required skill sets and all the knowledge required for this course. There are various colleges which offer this course. One of them is NIMS which is a well known and reputed college in Dehradun. There are two other colleges which are the part of this college i.e. KIPS and GNCMH. This college also offers B.Sc Operation Theater course. It is a three years long course. Students who have completed senior secondary with minimum 50% marks are eligible to apply for this course. In these three years, students are taught the functionality of surgical instruments and their sterilization.
Apart from theoretical learning, students are also given the task of looking after various surgical instruments and their sterilization. Basically, students who study the operation theater help surgeons during operations and also take care of other things such as drapes, anesthetic gases, drugs and sterilization requirements. They are also taught and given the tasks of arranging instrument table, operation theater table, anesthesia table and managing the staff. All these tasks are come under the job profile of Operation Theater Technician. After completing bachelor degree in Operation Theater, students can also go for high education such as post graduation in the same stream, MBA etc. If students do not want to go for higher education, they can simply get jobs in any government as well as private sectors with great salary packages.
To be eligible for this college, students must have completed senior secondary or 12th in science stream from a recognized school.
B.Sc in Operation Theater is one of the popular courses as the students who complete this course, they are in huge demand in medical industry and apart from this industry, and students also get various career opportunities in other industries as well. After completing this course, there are endless career opportunities in various sectors. If you want to earn well and get a better job profile, you can also go for higher education after finishing bsc operation theater. Studying msc in the same subject can help students get better job opportunities. Operation theater technicians are highly in demand in medical sector and they get to work in ICUs, operation theaters, emergency departments of nursing homes and hospitals.
After completing the course, students will have endless job opportunities in both public as well as private sectors. There is a huge demand for the students who have completed bsc in operation theater in various industries such as gynaecology sections, cancer units, orthopaedic clinics, transplant teams and special care baby units. Apart from these, students who have completed this course, they are also required in other industries such as training, education and research. These students are appointed as dentists or physicians who are work as outpatient surgery. As students are well knowledgeable about operation theater technology, they can also get job opportunities in ICUs and OT. There are many hospitals which have endless job opportunities for the ones who have completed bsc in operation theater. Some of them are:
- AIIMS – All India Institute of Medical Sciences
- Manipal Hospital
- Max Healthcare
- LH Hiranandani Hospital
- Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital
- Medical Research Center
- Lilavati Hospital
- Research Center
- Bombay Hospital
- Medical Research Center
- Fortis Hospital
The fee of this course is Rs 55,000/- annually.