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Manipal University


The school of allied health science, Manipal was established in 1999 as the first institution in India. This school is the finest school that is organized under Manipal University where over 28,000 students from 57 different nations live, learn and play in the sprawling University town, nestled on a plateau in Karnataka’s Udupi district. The elitism lies in its dedicated education, competent training and excellent placement opportunities in the country and abroad. It is attached to Kasturba Hospital, one of the best tertiary care hospitals of southern India.

Currently, this school is on the top of the list amongst all the schools and colleges of bachelor in medical laboratory technology. The institution offers Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral degree programs in Medical Laboratory Technology. This is the largest and full-fledged college of Allied health science in India.

It deals with the new advances in Management of Laboratories, Instrumentation etc. Some other connected exercises are Standard Protocols, Laboratory Investigations, standardization, use of technology, methodology etc. Bachelor of Medical Lab Technology program duration is three and half years. The medical technologists have the works like testing, documenting, investigating, reporting etc.

Ranking of School of Allied Science:

Address: Madhav Nagar, Near Tiger circle, Manipal, Karnataka 576104

Official Website: https://manipal.edu/soahs-manipal/department-faculty/department-list/department-of-medical-laboratory.html

Admission 2017

Certificate Diploma
    Laboratory Safety Course - Admission Open 2017/18 !!!

    Hurry Up!!! If you are willing to experience the best laboratory courses under the guidance of scholarly governess, don’t back up. Reserve your seat and be the part of one of the best Allied Health Science College, Manipal in India. The application forms are available; reserve your seat before you lose the great opportunity. Applications are accepted only till 20th July 2017.

    Laboratory Safety Course Overview
    Program Diploma in Laboratory course
    Duration 2-3 years
    Mode of Admission Direct/Merit basis
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    Admission Available For both boys and girls
    Hostel facilities available Both
    Last Date of Application 20th July 2017
    Course Commencement  

Undergraduate Course
    B.Sc MLT - Admission Open 2017/18 !!!

    Manipal School of Allied Science is one of the highly facilitated MLT colleges not only in India but also in the context of world. Joining here you will get the chance to be with students from all over the world. So why not wait for certain time and be the part of this institute. We would request you to wait some months and get enrolled in one of the finest college of medical lab technology in India.

    B.Sc MLT Overview

    Program B.Sc MLT
    Duration 3 Years + 1 Year Internship
    Mode of Admission Direct/Merit basis
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    Admission Available For both boys and girls
    Hostel facilities available Both
    Last Date of Application 20th July 2017
    Course Commencement  

Attention! Notice for Nepalese Students!

This is a piece of information for all the Nepalese students that due to difference in result distribution timing in Nepal and India many Nepalese students fail to reach the deadline for application submission. That’s the reason they get to enrol in many of the colleges. But don’t do that, you have the high chance to be in the best college in India. Wait for the next season for submitting applications and get enrol where you can have a standard education with best teaching faculty.

    M.Sc. MLT - Admission Open 2017/18 !!!

    If you are keenly interested in doing post graduate, then here is a great opportunity for you to have the best quality education you deserve. In the School of allied health science, Manipal, you will be able know-how to transform your theoretical knowledge by getting involved in many practical assignments. So reserve your seat before it's too late. Apply for Msc MLT at Manipal College before 15th July 2017.

    M.Sc. MLT Overview

    Program M.Sc. MLT
    Duration 2 years
    Mode of Admission Direct/Merit basis
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    Admission Available For both boys and girls
    Hostel facilities available Both
    Last Date of Application 9th July 2017
    Course Commencement  

Reminder for Nepalese Students !!!

We would like to remind you again about the result timing of Nepali Board and Indian Board many students with the rush to start their next course get to enrol in any of the Indian MLT colleges they find. But we think it is best for you to be in high-standard MLT college with your good results you have obtained. So think twice before getting admission. We know you deserve the best.

    Mphil. Clinical Psychology - Admission Open 2017/18 !!!

    With the total intake of 10 students, the Manipal College of MLT has opened their admission and is accepting the application for MPhil in MLT. So rush for this great chance and do not be late. Submit your application before the time gets ahead of you. Be the part of this great team.

    Mphil. Clinical Psychology Overview

    Program Mphil Clinical Psychology
    Duration 2 years
    Intake 10
    Mode of Admission Entrance Exams
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    Admission Available For both boys and girls
    Hostel facilities available Both
    Last Date of Application  
    Course Commencement  

Why School of Allied Health Science, Manipal?

School of Allied Science, Manipal consists of powerful blend of academic experience and industry exposure. The College has attained international recognition for its excellent education in the respective field. Rehabilitation Council of India has acknowledged its Speech & Hearing Department as excellent whereas its infrastructural facilities are considered as Asia’s best. It has one of the best Anatomy museums in the world. The institute has a well-organized placement team headed by the Associate Director and embodying of faculty and student organizer from each department.

It is also associated with Kasturba Medical Hospital. The College is providing excellent on-the-job training to its students in this hospital. By associating with Kasturba Medical College, the students gain an exposure and immense opportunities to gain practical know how about Medical Laboratory Technology. There are world-class facilities and a business incubation center that provide students a first crack in life, and more.

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Courses Available

Certificate Diploma Course
  • Laboratory Safety Course
  • If you are interested in the science and technology of health care, consider a career as a medical laboratory technologist. It will immerse you in an exciting diagnostic environment, working both independently and as part of a team to perform complex procedures and tests on all types of human specimens. This certificate program is for laboratory staff and students. Experienced instructors guide you through a well-rounded curriculum that includes classroom theory, lab work and actual clinical experiences. Various training programs are provided to students in laboratory safety. The students will know about:

    • Hematology and hemopathology
    • Clinical chemistry and microbiology
    • Histotechnology and immunology
    • Laboratory practice
    • Specimen collection and handling
    • Transfusion science
    • 10+2 or its equivalent with science subject (physics, chemistry, biology) with 45% marks.
    • 10+2 with Medical Laboratory Technology (Vocational background) with minimum 45% marks.
    Course Outline
    First Year
    • Basic of Laboratory Equipment and Basic Chemistry
    • Basic Hematology
    • Blood Banking and Immune Hematology
    • Clinical Pathology (Body Fluids) and Parasitology
    Second Year
    • Clinical Biochemistry
    • Micro-Biology
    • Immunology
    • Histopathology and Cytology
  • B.Sc. Bsc MLT
  • The applications for B.Sc. MLT are open in School of Allied Science, Manipal for 2017. The demand for allied health professional, career opportunities for clinical lab professionals are expected to grow faster than the average of all other occupations.

    • Scientific: Work as laboratory technologist at hospitals, Pharmaceutical laboratories, Public Health laboratories, research & product development.
    • Managerial: Supervisor in laboratory, as consultant to laboratory medicine industry, Quality assurance companies, sales & marketing.
    • Educational:  As a tutor in laboratory medicine graduate program.
    • 10+2 with minimum 45% marks in science (biology, chemistry, and physics ).
    • Diploma in laboratory course is a bonus.
    Course Outline
    1st Year
    • Human Anatomy
    • Physiology
    • Biochemistry I
    • Pathology I
    • Microbiology I
    • Subsidiary Subjects
      • English
      • Kannada
      • Health-Care
    2nd Year
    • Biochemistry II
    • Microbiology II
    • Pathology II
    • Subsidiary Subjects
      • Sociology
      • Constitution of India
      • Environmental Science & Health
    3rd Year
    • Biochemistry III
    • Micobiology III
    • Pathology III
    • Subsidiary Subjects
      • Ethics, Database Management
      • Research & Biostatistics
      • Computer application
Post Graduate
  • M.Sc MLT
  • MSc in Medical Laboratory Technology course focuses on work-based experiences and provides career-planning support and life skills development from first year.

    • Microbiology and Immunology
    • Clinical Biochemistry
Electives Offered
  • Biostatistics
  • Molecular Biology and Applied genetics
  • Clinical Pathology and Hematology
  • Immunology and Immunological techniques
  • Immunopathology
  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • General Microbiology
  • Biomedical Techniques
  • Students are placed in healthcare, educational and pharmaceutical industries for their practical study during their internship period.

  • Must have passed BSc. MLT/Nursing/ Microbiology/Biotechnology/ Biochemistry/Zoology.
Course Outline
1st Semester
  • Biomolecules
  • Cellular Pathology
  • Metabolism
  • Human Physiology
  • Lab course I
2nd Semester
  • Enzymology
  • Clinical Molecular Biology
  • Clinical Immunology
  • Clinical Pathology part-I
  • Lab Course II
3rd Semester
  • Clinical Pathology part-I
  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • Medical Laboratory Techniques
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Lab Course III
Super Speciality
  • Mphil Clinical Psychology
  • Mphil Clinical Psychology is a specialized course offered by the Department of Clinical Psychology. Clinical psychology is one of the main disciplines in the area of mental health that has grown significantly in the last two decades. Today, the clinical psychology training is being offered at more than 20 Research Computing Initiative recognized centers across the country. A sudden trend is observed for training in clinical psychology to be shifted from traditional mental hospital-based programs to the programs operated by medical colleges and multi-specialty hospitals.

    The curriculum includes:

    • Regular theory classes and psychometric training-equipped with audio-visual.
    • Regular seminar/case discussion/journal club meeting every week.
    • Guest lectures on various clinical psychology topics.
    • Skill training programs.
    • Encouraging scientific paper presentation/publication during training period.
    • Highly sophisticated research facilities.
    • Rehabilitation centers.
    • Cumulative assessment and evaluation of student’s progress.
    • Use of therapy and assessment videos.
    • Direct supervision and teaching in the clinical setting.

    The candidates must have passed 2 years MA Psychology or MSc Psychology from a recognized university with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate in the master degree course as a whole.

    For NRI/Foreign: Admissions are done on the basis of rank in the All India Manipal University Online Entrance Test (MUOET) 2017, a descriptive exam and subject interview conducted in the department and a general interview conducted at the University level.

Course Outline
1st Year
  • Phychosocial Foundation of Behaviour and Psychopathology
  • Biological Foundations of Behaviour
  • Psychiatry
  • Practical
    • Psychological Assessments including Viva Voce
2nd Year
  • Psychotherapy and Counselling
  • Behavioural Medicine
  • Statistics and Research Methodology
  • Practical
    • Psychological Therapies including Viva Voce

Fee Structure

Diploma in Laboratory Safety Fees Table

Registration Fee: Indian INR ... for National students & US $... for International students along with 1st installment

1st Year      
2nd Year      
Grand Total      
B.Sc MLT Fees Table

Registration Fee: Indian INR ... for National students & US $.. for International students along with 1st instalment

1st Year      
2nd Year      
3rd Year      
4th Year      
Grand Total 2,20,000 17,700 3,52,000
M.Sc. MLT Fees Table

Registration Fee: Indian INR ... for National students & US $... for International students along with 1st instalment

1st Year      
2nd Year      
Grand Total 2,68,000 13,200 4,28,000
Mphil. Clinical Psychology Fees Table

Registration Fee: Indian INR ... for National students & US $... for International students along with 1st instalment

1st Year      
2nd Year      
Grand Total 3,10,000 15,200 4,96,000


The university provides an excellent facility of accommodation. Hostels have all the basic requirements needed for a comfort stay such as:

  • Well furnished rooms.
  • Separate hostels for boys and girls.
  • Different hostels provided according to their course.
  • Care takers and wardens take responsibilities of the students.
  • Mess provides homely and hygienic food to the inmates.
  • Recreational and leisure facilities also provided in the hostels.


The students who have completed their studies from Manipal have been working in reputed organizations in countries like UK, USA, Canada, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand and Gulf nations. The college has world class facilities of modern laboratories, classrooms, infrastructure, etc. that caters to the need of students. The college has one of the best anatomy museums in their laboratory with more than 1000 species. Manipal College Student can get ample opportunities of getting placements in the Manipal Hospital and other reputed organizations such as:

  • Fortis Hospital
  • Medicity Hospital
  • Tata Medical Centre
  • Dhirubai Ambani Hospital
  • Katurba Medical College
  • Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Singapore
  • Middlesex University, UK
  • Mc Master University, Canada
  • Hochscule Bremen University, Germany
  • University of Nottingham
  • Auckland University of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand

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