Overview

Course Description

B.Sc. Physician Assistant is a four year (3 years + 1-year internship) full-time undergraduate programme offered by Manipal College of Health Professions, MAHE. B.Sc. Physician Assistant programme trains the students in a medical model to practice medicine as part of the healthcare team. The course qualifies the candidates to conduct physical examinations, treat illnesses, order and interpret laboratory tests and imaging studies, counsel on healthcare issues, prepare patients for surgery and take care of patients after surgery.

 

Focus of the Course

The PA programme involves both didactic lectures and clinical education training focusing on the basic medical sciences, and medical and surgical disciplines including medicine, ENT, paediatrics, emergency medicine, orthopaedics, cardiac sciences, neuro-sciences, endocrinology, oncology and general surgery.

 

Career Prospects

·         Physician Assistants in hospitals under multiple specialities

·         Member of emergency care in ambulances, and rescue squads

·         In medical equipment and software establishments

·         Diagnostic centres

·         Educational services

Key Dates & Deadlines

30

30

Jun ' 22

Last date to Apply

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Tentative Course Commencement Date

Duration

3 years + 1 year Internship

Facilties

Healthcare
Access to hospital facilities gives student hands-on training in procedures

Innovative Center
State-of-the-art Innovation Centre to facilitate multi-disciplinary research

Labs
Laboratories give students the opportunity for practical experience

Sports & Fitness
Marena is the world-class facilities with courts for badminton, tennis, soccer & squash as well as a well-equipped gymnasium

Libraries
Libraries have publications on the latest developments in allied healthcare

Student Housing
Student hostels are their homes away from homes

Next Steps

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