B.Sc. Physician Assistant
- Allied & Health Sciences
- B.Sc. Physician Assistant
About the Course
Physician Assistants (PA) are healthcare professionals trained to provide diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health care services in all health specialties. They work closely with doctor to perform their work by means of reviewing the patient’s history, conducting basic examinations, giving treatment and counselling patients as per their needs. Physician Assistants work in different departments in hospitals such as Out-Patient Units, In-Patient Units, Operation Theatres, Catheterization Labs, Cardiac Care Units, Intensive Care Units, Organ Transplant Units, Reproductive Medicine, General Medicine, ENT, Nephrology, Urology, Gastroenterology, Paediatrics, Geriatrics, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Radiation Therapy Unit and Nuclear Medicine, Orthopaedics and Emergency Care.
Pursuing B.Sc. Physician Assistant provides broader scope for the graduates and offers various job opportunities in Hospitals, Health IT, Medical Coding, Medical Billing, Medical Transcription, Pharma Industry and Medical Devices Manufacturing Companies, Medical Tourism, and Health Insurance. Being a continuous learning stream, the course offers a dynamic and challenging career, which allows one to help people with service, achieve personal growth, community respect, job flexibility, and financial success with unlimited opportunities.
Graduates interested in higher studies can opt for M.Sc. and PhD programmes; and also take up teaching as their career.
Duration: 3 Years