Course Details

In paramedical sciences, there is more to operation theatres than known. A career in Operation Theatre & Anesthesia Technology is meeting the demand of growing need of experts in the fields of operation theatre management, medical ethics, anesthesia technology, and post-operation care.

A wider scope of Operation Theatre Technology is quite prominent in transplant teams, orthopedic clinics, gynecology sections, cancer units, surgery and, special care baby units. They are also hired for research, education, on and training. Some of the professionals are privately hired by doctors, surgeons, physicians or dentists who perform surgery of the patients.

Program Objectives

B.Sc. Operation Theatre Technology is a 3 years +1 year (academic + internship) degree programme affiliated with The West Bengal University of Health Sciences that is drafted with the following objectives:

  • To impart basic knowledge and skills involved in dealing with handling techniques involved in dealing with anesthetic equipment as well as pre-operative, intra-operative, and post-operative patient monitoring and care.
  • To train students to work in conjunction with a multidisciplinary team to apply anesthesia technology to the patients.
  • To pursue further qualifications to attain the senior position in the professional field and also to keep abreast with the recent advances, new technology , and research.

Program Outcomes

The B.Sc. in Operation Theatre & Anesthesia Technology carefully curated at our B.P. Poddar and Parvati Devi Foundation for Education will equip the students with the fundamental knowledge and hands-on skill of proper care, handling, and dosage of anesthesia and anesthetic machinery as well as patients undergoing surgery. They can gain employment in hospitals and health care institutes. They will also be capable of opting for higher studies and research.

Career Opportunities

The para medic aspirants from OSGU are prone to a higher and better quality of career opportunities in the field. When the course has been completed, the potential candidates with their given skill set and aptitude scores can enter either of the following career paths.

  • Anesthesia Technician Support
  • Registered Veterinarian
  • Anesthesia Technician
  • Anesthesiology Technician
  • Anesthesiology Physician
  • Jobs in Teaching and Education
  • Jobs in Private Sector
  • Lead Medical Instrument Technician
  • Perioperative Care Technician