Bachelor of Pharmacy (B Pharm) is a 4 year undergraduate degree in the field of pharmacy. This degree is a prerequisite for registration to practice as a pharmacist. The course trains students to understand the properties and impacts of medicines and developing the skills required to counsel patients about their use. B Pharm holders can work in several fields such as being a pharmacist, patient counseling, doing further studies such as master's degree, working in a university as a lecturer, or working as a drug information specialist. After the completion of this degree, the students can practice as a Pharmacist. Pharmacists can work in a range of industries related to the prescription, manufacture & provision of medicines.
M.Pharm Pharmaceutics deals with analysis, testing and researching of drugs for the disease which is caused to the human body. There is huge job scope for this course as there is a huge demand for M.Pharm Graduates. The modernization of the Pharmaceutical industry has made a huge impact on the development of the medical field.
M.Pharm. in Pharmacognosy is a 2-year postgraduate course in Pharmacy which deals with the study of medicines derived from natural sources, and therefore the interactions that occur between a living organism and chemicals that affect normal or abnormal biochemical function. Substances having medicinal properties are considered pharmaceuticals.
Bachelor of Physiotherapy is an undergraduate program which is of 4.5 year duration including compulsory six months of clinical internship. This program involves the science of physical movement aimed at preventing disease and disability. Physical Therapy Programs provide core skills like manual therapy, therapeutic exercise and the application of electro physical modalities, to the prospective students. There are various Physical Therapy Colleges which offer Physiotherapy Courses. Physical Therapy Degree Course is especially meant for those who have compassion for the sick or injured. Physiotherapy is very challenging and demanding as one may need to work for long hours and have tremendous patience as some patients may not respond to immediate treatment.
M.P.T. Cardio respiratory disease is a 2 year postgraduate Physiotherapy course. Cardio respiratory is science that pertains to or affects both the heart and the lungs and their functions. Course serves for the patient affected with respiratory problems that need Bronchial hygiene, Airway clearance, Secretions removal and patients posted for cardio-Thoracic surgery and other surgeries to minimize the Chest complications using Manual and Independent Chest PT techniques. The courses also contain a detailed study of various kinds of actions that can be performed on the heart to make it more efficient and healthy in its working. They work with all ages from premature babies to older adults at the end of their life. Physical therapists are pioneering new management techniques for non-organic respiratory problems like hyperventilation and other stress-related disorders as well as leading the development of cardio-pulmonary rehabilitation and non-invasive ventilation.
M.P.T. Musculoskeletal Disorders & Sports Physiotherapy is a 2 year postgraduate Physiotherapy course. Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy is a specialized area of Physiotherapy treating injuries and conditions which affect the muscles, joints, and soft tissues. The course includes anatomy, physiology, pathology, pharmacology, psychology, medical and surgical conditions, biomechanics, kinesiology, disability prevention, rehabilitation and other subjects. Musculoskeletal injuries are injuries to joints, muscles, bones and or nerves. Common conditions treated are neck and back pain, and shoulder, hip and knee injuries. Musculoskeletal Physiotherapists often use manual therapy treatment techniques such as joint mobilization or manipulation and massage to restore normal function, in conjunction with exercise programs.
MPT Neurology or MPT Neuro science is a 2 year postgraduate Physiotherapy course. Neurological physiotherapy is the treatment of patients who have a neurological disorder. Neurological disorders are those affecting the brain, spinal cord and nerves; such as stroke, MS and Parkinson's disease. Due to the unique nature of neurological injuries, neurotically patients require special care during their rehabilitation. This program provides a unique opportunity for physiotherapists who wish to develop and extend their knowledge base and professional expertise in the field of neurological rehabilitation.
B.Sc Microbiology is a full-time undergraduate program which is of 3 + 1 year duration. This course primarily focuses on the microorganisms and their applications in the field of Research. This course aims to provide students a detailed study of microorganisms with the help of scientific tools such as microscopes, genetics, and culture.
M.Sc. Medical Microbiology is a 2 year postgraduate Microbiology course. The course aims to provide a comprehensive theoretical knowledge of medical microbiology which includes the spread of micro-organisms, disease causation, diagnosis and or treatment of pathogens of major significance to public health and advanced practical training in this diverse field. The increasing incidence of microbial infections worldwide is being compounded by the rapid evolution of drug-resistant variants and opportunistic infections by other organisms.
B.Sc. Medical Laboratory Technology (MLT) is a 3 + 1 year undergraduate medical Lab technology program. Medical Laboratory technology program also known as medical laboratory science is an allied health profession that is concerned with the remedy, prognosis and prevention of disease through using clinical laboratory tests. During the program these tests help candidates to examine and diagnose, detect and treat illnesses. Moreover the program deals with the collecting of information's sampling, reporting, checking out and documentation.
B.Sc. Radiology Technology (RTT) is a 3 + 1 year undergraduate Radiography course. Radiotherapy may be used to treat localized solid tumours, such as cancers of the skin, tongue, larynx, brain, breast, or uterine cervix. It is a therapy using ionizing radiation. It is generally used as part of cancer treatment. In simple terms, the radiation is used to kill or control the growth of malignant cells in a specific part of the body or organ. The radiation alters the DNA structure of the malignant cells. Thus, it kills or restricts the growth of such harmful cells.
M.Sc. Medical Anatomy is a 2 year postgraduate programme. Graduate study in Medical anatomy provides advanced professional education in the essentials of Medical anatomy, including gross anatomy, developmental anatomy (embryology), microanatomy (cell biology/histology) and neurobiology. A program focuses on the scientific study of organ systems, tissue structures, and whole bodies together with their cellular and structural components and dynamics. The course includes instruction in cell biology and histology, structural biology, molecular mechanics, regional and gross anatomy, embryology, neuroanatomy, endocrinology and secretory dynamics, and applications to such topics as aging and disease conditions. Subjects studied under this degree are Medical Gross Anatomy; Medical Anatomy including Histology, Embryology and History of Anatomy, Nemoanatomy; Genetics and Physical Anthropology; and Applied Anatomy & Recent Advances in Anatomy.
B. Sc. Biomedical Sciences is 3 + 1 year undergraduate allied course. Biomedical science is the application of the principles of natural sciences to knowledge, interventions, or technology that is of use in healthcare or public health. The program focuses on how cells, organs and systems function in the human body, an exciting and dynamic area that is highly relevant to the understanding and treatment of human diseases. It deals with scientific basis of health and disease in humans and is currently the most rapidly developing area in basic biological science involving Bioinformatics, Biotechnology, Molecular Biology and Human Genetics. It adapts a multidisciplinary approach, revolutionized research, stimulating growth in a wide range of industries including agriculture, pharmaceutical, veterinary science and medical research.
MSc in Medical Biochemistry is a 2 year postgraduate programme which offers a specialization in Biochemistry, which is also known as Biochemistry. The study of Biochemistry deals with chemical processes within and relating to living organisms in Science. The processes give life to the complexity of life. Students take up MSc Biochemistry in order to better understand the chemical processes which deal with living organisms. An MSc course helps a student understand the nature of the course in a theoretical and practical manner and grooming young aspirant’s research further in the field of Biochemistry.
M. Sc Medical Documentation is a 2 year post graduate course. Medical Documentation is a combination of business, science, and information technology. These professionals are managers, experts in processing – analyzing – reporting information vital to the healthcare industry. A Medical Documentation professional is one of the key positions in a health care organization responsible for various health related information of patient, generated within the health care system. Medical Documentation is Health information management, covers a broad spectrum of information pertaining to health of the people generated within or outside a health care system. The HIM professionals are essential for all health care setting to generate reports and records about patient care, design and manage health information system, maintain security and legal aspects of patients’ records and establishing appropriate procedures to protect patient data.
Master in Hospital Administration is a 2 year postgraduate Hospital and Healthcare Management course. Master in Hospital Administration covers one of the main subjects Hospital Administration. It is the field relating to leadership, management, and administration of hospitals, hospital networks, and healthcare systems. Healthcare administrators are considered health care professionals.
Master of Public Health (MPH) is a 2 year post graduate course. A Master of Public Health (MPH) degree trains students to protect and improve the health of entire populations. Students learn how to tackle the challenging issues that affect communities, work with people across sectors, and educate the public about best health care practices. With an MPH degree, you will be able to analyze data, influence public policy, study and monitor threats to public health, and/or conduct health research.
The School of Medical Education, a self financing college, previously run directly by Mahatma Gandhi University till 2016, came into existence in 1993 with an aim of providing trained human resources in the area of allied medical and health sciences. Now this institution is under the control of Centre for Professional and Advanced Studies (CPAS), a Society established by Government of Kerala. This is the pioneer self financing institution in the state of Kerala offering a variety of allied medical and health science courses. This is the only institution, spread across four districts in Kerala, conducting more than ten paramedical and allied health science courses under a single organisation. The Under Graduate and Postgraduate academic programmes of the school are so designed as to prepare skilled professionals of high calibre. Academic training and practice are imparted in collaboration with the Government Medical Colleges and reputed public and private sector establishments across India.