NIOS receives the National Awards for the Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities
NIOS got this award under the category of Best Accessible Website for persons with disabilities.
: Medical Laboratory Technology is the fourth largest group of health care. MLT is a branch of medical science responsible for performing laboratory investigations relating to diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease. There’s a worldwide shortage of medical laboratory technologists, as the technologist’s role will continue to change and expand. To fill this space in market, NIOS has developed a course “Diploma in Medical Laboratory technology (DMLT)” with the basic aim to provide knowledge and training to the learners so that they can work in various lab settings. Such professionals are typically recruited as Medical Lab Technicians, Technologists etc. to help physicians diagnose, treat, and prevent disease. Medical lab.technician can perform variety of specialized tests, prepare specimens for analysis and interpreting results.
12th Pass (in Science Subjects with Biology) with 40%
|S.No||Title of Component||Essential Contact Hrs|
|1||Hematology & blood bank techniques
Histology & cytology
|S.No||Name of the subject / Modules||Time (in hrs.)||Marks||Total|
|1||Hematology & blood bank techniques (474)||3||-||50||-||-||50|
|2||Histology & cytology (475)||3||6||50||100||-||150|
|5||Regional radiography and contrast media (434)||3||6||50||100||-||150|
|S.No||Name of the subject||Certification criteria (percentage)|
|Theory||Practical||Internal Assessment||Aggregate in each paper module|
|1||Diploma in Medical laboratory technology (474-477)||40||40||40||40|