B.Sc. Renal Dialysis Technology
B.Sc. Renal Dialysis Technology is a three-year programme in the paramedical field. Students pursuing this programme will learn about the excess water, solutes, and toxins removal from the blood in patients whose kidneys can no longer work naturally.
Students choose the B.Sc. Renal Dialysis Technology programme the most among other paramedical programmes. The objective of this programme is to train students to provide hemodialysis treatments for renal failure patients under the guidance of a nurse or doctor. The use of equipment for dialysis is taught in this programme. The programme covers a variety of topics, including
- The fundamentals of human anatomy
- Nutrition and dialysis principles
- Microbiology and pathology
- Safety and sanitation
- Hemodialysis machines
Scope of B.Sc. Renal Dialysis Technology
Students who have earned a bachelor's degree in Renal Dialysis Technology can continue their education by enrolling in a Master's or Doctoral program to conduct research and develop in-depth expertise.
Dialysis is a growing field of technology. For effective therapy, cutting-edge equipment is introduced and used. Students get to participate in a developing section in the medical industry.
Candidates can find employment in either the public or private sector. They can work in hospitals, research facilities, outpatient clinics, educational institutions, and free-standing dialysis facilities. They can pursue a successful career in dialysis and fill various work jobs.
Career options for B.Sc. Renal Dialysis Technology
Dialysis technicians assist in the removal of excess wastes and fluids from the circulation through the use of a dialysis machine as a result of renal failure or kidney disorders. Dialysis technicians must know how the dialysis equipment interacts with the human body. They are also responsible for sanitizing and cleaning the dialysis equipment. Students who study dialysis can find employment as
- Dialysis Technician
- Medical Technician
- Dialysis Therapist
- Clinic Coordinator
- Therapeutic Assistant
Programme offered at
- GITAM School of Paramedical Sciences, GIMSR Campus
Duration of the programme
- 3 Years
- A minimum of 60% aggregate marks in the Intermediate or 12th examination from a recognized central / state board or its equivalent with Biology, Physics, Chemistry and English subjects.