Diploma in Radiation Technology
Radiography is a paramedical professional course, offered to individuals who will one day perform diagnostic tests in medical treatment with the use of radiation. In simple terms, radiography may be described as the science of taking images of the internal and hidden portions of the human body for the purpose of diagnosing diseases and ailments. This includes the use of ultrasound, X-ray, CT scan, etc.
Radiographers are different from Radiologists. Radiologists are doctors who specialize in interpreting diagnostic images like X-rays, MRI and CT scans. They can also perform interventional procedures such as an angiogram or biopsy.
Diploma in Radiological Technology (DRT) is a diploma course. This is a unique professional diploma course combining various aspects of radio diagnostic technology and Medical Imaging. This is a nationally accredited two-year diploma program. They will get training in the use of radiographic equipment, learn how to position patients to get the best images and learn to critique images. You also develop knowledge and skills in:
- Anatomy and physiology
- Examination techniques
- Patient care
- Radiation safety and protection
- X-ray equipment
A career in radiography can be very promising. The demand for radiographers has increased considerably in recent times, with significant technological development in medical sciences, creating new job opportunities. Employment prospects for radiographers are good, both within the country and overseas. With health services increasing leaps and bounds, radiographers are constantly in demand in nursing homes, hospitals, diagnostic centers as well as super-specialty hospitals.
- Employment in Government Hospitals, Army, Navy, Air Force and Railway Hospitals
- Employment in Private Hospitals
- Employment in Nursing Homes
- Employment in Health Research Centers
- Employment in Health and Fitness Centers
- Employment in Domiciliary Health Clinics
- Nursing Tutor / Clinical Instructor in college of nursing
- Nurse Educator in clinical setting
ELIGIBILITY AGE LIMIT
There is NO Age Limit for admission in Diploma in Radiological Technology (DRT).
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION & ELIGIBILITY OF MARKS
To be eligible for admission to this course, a candidate shall have:
Successfully cleared Higher Secondary or Senior Secondary or 10+2(Bio + Math) or equivalent examination recognized by the university for this purpose.
Fees will be decided by government authority or fees regularity committee of government.
The annual intake of students in our College is 25 seats per batch.
The duration of Diploma in Radiological Technology (DRT) course is 2 Years.
- Jindal Paramedical Institute, S.P.M. Nagar, Bharatpur, (321001), Rajasthan – India
- Landmark Near BSNL Office And opposite RSPCB
- www.jindal hospital.in