BSc in Medical Imaging Technology or Radiographic Technology | TU

The BSc in Medical Imaging Technology or Radiographic Technology provides students with the knowledge and skills required to practice the radiography profession. This program, offered by Tribhuvan University, can be completed within four years. The discipline focuses on various technical techniques for detecting different diseases and was introduced to meet the current needs of the health sector. The program provides students with education and training in the technical aspects of procedures, with a significant emphasis on the pathophysiology and anatomy of the disease process. The coursework includes classroom learning as well as fieldwork or practicum. The degree is recognized by the Nepal Health Professional Council.

Objectives of BSc in Medical Imaging Technology or Radiographic Technology

The major aim of the BSc in Medical Imaging Technology or Radiographic Technology is to produce educated and trained radiologists to meet the demand of the growing job market. Thus, upon completion of this program, graduates are expected to be able to:

  • Exhibit correct patient positioning techniques.
  • Act within the ethics of the profession.
  • Pursue lifelong learning and engage in research activities.
  • Demonstrate professionalism through unwavering and responsible behavior.
  •  Exhibit analytical thinking skills and adapt to the ever-evolving healthcare environment and patients' needs.
  •  Demonstrate effective verbal and written communication skills in diverse clinical settings.

Admission Requirements in BSc in Medical Imaging Technology or Radiographic Technology

Eligibility Criteria:

The eligibility criteria for BSc in Medical Imaging Technology or Radiographic Technology are asfollows:

  • Students interested in pursuing this degree from Tribhuvan University must meet the following criteria to be eligible for admission to the program.
  • Should have passed I SC or 10+2 or certificate level in radiography, with Biology as one of the major courses and English as a compulsory subject, from a board or university recognized by Tribhuvan University.
  • Should have secured at least fifty percent marks.
  • Should pass the entrance test conducted by Tribhuvan University. However, foreign students are not required to appear in the entrance test.

Selection Procedures:

The selection procedure for B.Sc. Medical Imaging Technology or Radiographic Technology is as below:

  • The university/campus selects students for the program based on the candidate's past academic performance and the score obtained in the entrance examination.

Required Documents:

When applying for admission, candidates should submit the following documents:

  • Verified academic certificates.
  • Recently taken photographs.
  • Verified character certificates.
  • Duly filled and signed application form.

Career and Scope

It has been projected that the demand for radiology technologists will increase in the coming days. As a result, the number of students interested in pursuing this degree is also increasing. An individual with this degree can work in various healthcare settings, including hospitals, nursing homes, and clinics. They can also choose to work in academic institutions. Some popular job options for individuals with this degree include radiographer, radiology technician, diagnostic medical sonographer, MRI technician, and CT tech.

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