Course overview:

Medical Imaging Technology is a study of the techniques to perform Imaging of the human beings in Radiology Department like X-ray, CT scan, MRI etc. for diagnosis of Diseases. In India the number of Hospitals with Radiology Department with X-ray, CT Scan, MRI & Mammography facilities might be more than a Lac, for these Health Care Institutes qualified ‘Medical Imaging Technologists’ are in great demand. These technologists work as a part of a team with Radiologists, Physicians, Surgeons & other medical specialists.

The Curriculum of this course has been intelligently designed, developed and monitored by Maharashtra State Board of Technical Education (MSBTE) to produce skilled personalities to meet with the requirements for job opportunities across various health care institutes in India as well as abroad.

Duration : 2 Years–Full Time
Eligibility Criteria : H.S.C. (Min 40 %)
Course Curriculum : I)    Basic Human Anatomy and Physiology

Special features:

  • To provide trained manpower for skilled handling of modern imaging equipment’s like X-ray, CT scan, MRI, Mammography, Cath-lab, etc.
  • To induce lifelong learning skills, attitudes for social & personal development.
  • To inculcate optimum managerial skills & mature candidates into trained Imaging Technologists.
  • To create awareness of health & radiation hazards.
  • To assist in development of new methods & techniques for the medical Imaging.

Employment Prospects:

After completion of this curriculum, a Medical Imaging Technologist gets opportunities to work at various health care institutes under designations as:

· Radiographer · Mammography Technologist
· Radiological Technologist · Cath-lab Technologist
· X-ray Technologist · Applications Specialist
· CT Scan Technologist · Radiological Safety Officer
· MRI Technologist · Diagnostic Manager, etc.

Career Progression:

It is beyond doubt that a qualified medical imaging technologist’s career glitters as gold and, many a times, he/she becomes a ray of hope and light in the pitched darkness of disease to diagnose it. The medical imaging technologist receives at most respect with elevated status in society as well as monitory gains for his/her dignified living.