The bachelor of Medical Laboratory Technology (B.Sc. MLT) of Pokhara University is a four year,eight semester course, concentrating mainly on developing appropriate manpower to function as professional medical laboratory technician carrying out preventive, curative, promo rive, rehabilitative functions and research. The graduates will have employment in various health care setting from nursing homes to hospitals to medical and health science colleges.
Clinical Laboratory Science is one of the important areas in Health Sciences, which supports the clinicians by providing laboratory test evidences in the treatment of patients. The goal of this program is to produce clinical laboratory experts who are academically sound, technically skilled and fully capable of performing various clinical laboratory tests with quality control as well as interpretation of the results.
The fall semester starts in September and the spring semester in March. Fresh Admissions are normally made at the beginning of the fall semester.
The B.Sc.MLT program has the following objectives;
Provisions for Admission Process
In order to pass the integrated admission process, a minimum of 50 percent marks should be obtained.
There will be no negative marking for wrong answers.
Provisions for Scholarships
As per Rule 20 of the National Medical Education Rules, 2077, out of the total scholarship seats to be awarded to the Government of Nepal at the undergraduate level, 55 percent of the seats will be distributed through open competition and 45 percent of the seats will be distributed on the basis of the following:
Candidates from the Backward community
Families of martyrs, families of disappeared persons, families of injured warriors, and conflict victims
Candidates who have been successfully selected in the admission process will have to submit the following original and 1/1 photocopy of the following documents to the concerned educational institution at the time of admission.
Certificate of qualification, Transcript and Character Certificate of 10+2 and SLC/SEE or Equivalent.
.Copy of Citizenship / Passport.
Admit card of the Entrance Examination.
Documents submitted for reservation.
Certificate of Equivalence for the students with certificates from foreign institutions.
Question type: Single best response type of multiple-choice question
Option: Four options (A, B, C, D
Number of questions: 20
Full marks: 200
Cognitive ratio: Recall: Understanding: Application - 30:50:20
Duration: 3 hours
Biology, origin, and evolution of life
General characteristics and classification of protozoa to Chordata.
Plasmodium, earthworm, and frog,
Human biology and human diseases
Environmental pollution, adaptation and animal behavior, application of zoology
The basic component of life and biodiversity
Ecology and environment
Cell biology and genetics
Anatomy and physiology
Developmental and applied botany
General and physical chemistry
Heat and thermodynamics
Geometrical optics and physical optics
Current electricity and magnetism
Sound waves, electrostatics, and capacitors
Modern physics and nuclear physics
Solid and semiconductor devices (electronics)
Particle physics, source of energy, and universe
Contents from PCL level course of a specific subject
Contents from PCL/ diploma level course of a specific subject
Mental Agility Test (MAT)
Spatial relation / Abstract reasoning
Course Syllabus: Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Technology (Pokhara University)
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Medical Laboratory Science
General Chemistry I
Laboratory I, II
Anatomy and Physiology
Laboratory III, IV, V
Anatomy and Physiology II
Molecular Cell Biology
Laboratory VI, VII, VIII
Health and Disease
Laboratory IX, X, XI
Laboratory XII, XIII, XIV
Laboratory XV, XVI, XVII
Autopsy and Medical Jurisprudence
Immuno-Heamatology and Blood Bank I
Clinical Laboratory Research
Laboratory XVIII, XIX, XX