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Best Career Options After BMLT - Check Scope, Job Profiles, Courses After BMLT

Diksha Nautiyal
Diksha NautiyalUpdated On: May 24, 2021 12:06 pm IST

BMLT (Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Technology) is one of the sought-after courses among a long list of top paramedical courses in India. If you have completed the BMLT course and wondering what the future holds then read the full article.

Career Options After BMLT

Medical courses in India have a popularity of their own. Every year, lakhs of students opt for bachelor courses in the field of Medical Science, Paramedical Science, Pharmacy and Allied Sciences. BMLT (Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Technology) is one of the sought-after courses among a long list of top paramedical courses in India.

If you have completed or about to complete the BMLT course and wondering what the future holds for you then this article is for you. In this piece, we will discuss the job opportunities you can avail after BMLT, salary package and which courses you can pursue if you are interested in further studies in the field.

All You Need to Know About the BMLT (Bachelor of Medical Lab Technology) Course

Job Options After BMLT

Here is a list of top career options for you after BMLT. Check out the table and explore your options.

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Medical Lab Technologist

  • Medical Laboratory Technologists perform complex detection tests to diagnose and treat diseases.

  • They work in lab settings with equipment that helps in recording data which is used to conclude a result.

INR 1.17 LPA to INR 5.5 LPA

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X-Ray Technician/ X-Ray Technologist

  • An X-Ray Technician works with cutting-edge technology to use imaging methods for visualising the inside of human bodies.

  • Images created by professional help physicians diagnose and then treat the illness or injuries with precision.

INR 10,000 per month - INR 18,000 per month

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MRI Technician

  • An MRI Technician runs works with Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scanners to diagnose health problems.

  • These technicians work with patients directly to educate them about the results.

INR 10,000 per month - INR 1.50 lakhs per month

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Anaesthesia Technicians

  • An Anaesthesia Technician helps the relevant medical staff or anesthesiologists in cleaning, preparing and maintaining necessary equipment that is to be used for surgical procedure.

INR 14,000 per month - INR 36,000 per month

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Operation Theatre Technicians

  • Operation Theatre Technicians or OT Technicians maintain and prepare OT (Operation Theatres) along with the related equipment.

  • A professional in this area assist surgical teams and anaesthetic teams before or during operations.

  • They also provide support to patients who are recovering from operations.


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CT Scan Technician

  • The CT Scan Technicians use CT (Computerised Tomography) scanners and produce cross-sectional images.

  • These images are of the internal organs of patients that help in the diagnosis of medical issues and help in treating them with great accuracy.

INR 18,270 per month - INR 32,253 per month

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Pathology Technicians

  • Pathology Technicians conduct laboratory tests on body tissues, cells, fluids, etc to diagnose a health problem.

  • They work with chemicals, procedures and laboratory machinery for the analysis of biological samples.

INR 22,000 per month - INR 94,000 per month

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Orthopaedic Technicians/ Plaster Technicians

  • Orthopaedic Technicians, also known as Plaster Technicians apply casts to the fractured body part of a patient.

  • Their roles include applying braces and splints and providing services as per the requirements.

INR 2.60 LPA to INR 4.20 LPA

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Laboratory Supervisor

  • A Lab Supervisor organises a lab and directs the daily activities.

  • The responsibilities include overseeing quality control and assurance tests, collecting medical data or samples, analysing the samples and interpreting the results.

INR 10,000 per month - INR 18,668 per month

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QC Manager

  • A QC Manager or Qualify Control Manager deals with supervising staff and overseeing the procedures of product development ensuring that it meets the efficiency and quality standards.

  • A QC Manager’s job responsibilities may also include working with clients to ensure the quality of their final products.

INR 2.08 LPA - INR 6.96 LPA

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Top Recruiters or Employment Areas After BMLT

Some of the top employment areas or recruiting fields for a BMLT are mentioned below.

  • Govt. or Private Hospitals

  • Private Laboratories

  • Private Clinics

  • Crime Laboratories

  • Minor Emergency Centres

  • Blood Donor Centres

  • Military

  • Pharmaceutical Companies

  • Educational Institutions

Skills Required for Career After BMLT

There are a certain set of skills that you must possess if you want to work in the field of medical lab technology. The skills are:

  • Precision

  • Disciplines

  • Proficient in managing the delicate lab equipment

  • Logical

  • Curiosity in medicine and its related field

  • Expert in handling complex and heavy machinery

  • Open to learning new technology

  • Computer competency

  • Comfortable with using digital equipment

Further Studies After BMLT

After completing the BMLT course, if you are interested in pursuing your studies further then following are the courses you can opt for.

  • M.Sc. in Medical Laboratory Technology

  • M.Sc. in Medical Imaging Technology

  • PGD (Postgraduate Diploma) in Biomedical Lab Technology

  • PGD in Lab Services in Science

  • PGD in Medical Lab Technology

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Check out the top Medical Lab Technology colleges in India. Get admission to these colleges by simply filling CollegeDekho Common Application Form (CAF). our experts will help you throughout the admission process. You can also avail instant counselling for FREE through our toll-free number - 1800-572-9877.

Noida International University - NIU, Greater NoidaSwami Vivekanand Institute of Engineering & Technology (SVIET), Chandigarh
Centurion University of Technology and Management (CUTM), VizianagaramJaipur National University - JNU, Jaipur
People'S University (PU), BhopalRaffles University (RU ), Neemrana
Amity University Manesar, GurgaonGarden City University - (GCU), Bangalore
Jayoti Vidyapeeth Women's University - JVWU, JaipurSwami Rama Himalayan University (SRHU), Dehradun

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Dear student,

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