M.V.Sc. in Veterinary Surgery and Radiology is a 3-year course, minimum eligibility for which is an M.B.B.S with a 1-year compulsory internship. Admissions are based on the rank obtained in the following entrance exams and then it will be depending on the colleges.
Some of the Top Colleges for this degree are:
The average tuition fee for M.V.Sc. in Veterinary Surgery and Radiology in college ranging from INR 25,000 to 8 Lakh for 3 years.
Under this degree, students learn about areas such as Radio Physics, Basic Concepts, Production of X-Rays, and Interaction of Radiation with Matter, Radiation Detection and Measurement, Radiography, Fluoroscopy, Special Radiography, Computed Tomography, Ultrasonography etc.
Some of the job designations which are ideal for M.V.Sc. in Veterinary Surgery and Radiology degree holders are Radiologist, Radiology Technologists/ Radiographer, Radiology Technicians, Ultrasound Technician/ Diagnostic Medical Sonographer, MRI Technician, CT Tech/ CAT Scan Technologist/ CT Scan Technologist. and they can be hired in industries like healthcare environments including hospitals, physician practices, integrative healthcare clinics, public health clinics, college health centres, natural apothecaries etc.
The average salary in these positions varies from 2 Lakh INR to 10 Lakh INR per year.
Listed below are some of the major highlights of the course
|Course Level||Post Graduate|
|Examination Type||Phase System|
|Eligibility||Graduation in related discipline|
|Admission Process||based on the rank obtained in the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET).|
|Course Fee||INR 25,000 to 8 Lacs|
|Average Starting Salary||INR 2 to 10 Lacs|
|Top Recruiting Companies||Healthcare environments including hospitals, physician practices, integrative healthcare clinics, public health clinics, college health centres, natural apothecaries, and in settings that care for military veterans.|
|Job Positions||Radiologist (MD), Radiology Technologists/ Radiographer, Radiology Technicians, Ultrasound Technician/ Diagnostic Medical Sonographer, MRI Technician, CT Tech/ CAT Scan Technologist/ CT Scan Technologist|
M.V.Sc. in Veterinary Surgery and Radiology is a course objectives are to train students to become a skilled and competent Radiologist to conduct and interpret various diagnostic/interventional imaging studies (both conventional and advanced imaging), to organize and conduct research and teaching activities and be well versed with medical ethics and legal aspects of imaging/intervention.
Listed below are some of the top institutes offering the course in the country with the corresponding locations and fees charged by each:
|Name of Institute||City||Fees|
|Bihar agricultural university||Bihar||INR 8,380|
|Govind ballabh pant university of agriculture and technology||Uttarkhand||INR 33,424|
|Orissa university of agriculture and technology||Bhubaneswar||INR 18,000|
|Pondicherry university||Pondicherry||INR 31,450|
|Shoolini university||Solan||INR 1,70,000|
|Amity university||Raipur||INR 98,000|
|Lovely professional university||Delhi||INR 1,98,000|
|Maharishi dayanand university||Rohtak||INR 20,274|
|Andhra university||Vishakhapatnam||INR 70,400|
|Guru Jambheshwar university of science and technology||Hisar||INR 34,000|
|Gujarat forensic sciences university||Gandhi Nagar||INR 2,00,000|
|Periyar university||Salem||INR 17,490|
|Jiwaji university||Gwalior||INR 91,480|
Applicants wishing to enter this program should meet some eligibility criteria for admission to M.V.Sc. in Veterinary Surgery and Radiology course. They should have bachelor degree such as M.B.B.S., B.D.S., D.M.S., D.H.M.S., B.H.M.S., B.A.M.S., B.A.S.M., B.E.M.S., B.I.A.M.S., B.N.Y.T., B.A.T.S., B.U.M.S., B.P.T., B.Pharma, N.O., or M.D (A.M).
Selection for admissions is based on the rank obtained in the entrance exam conducted at national or state level. Institutes accepting the scores can also conduct their own personal interview for further filtering out of candidates.
|Phase I||Phase II|
|Principles of Surgery||Clinical Surgical Practice - I|
|Clinical Practice - I||Clinical Surgical Practice - II|
|Clinical Practice - II||Anesthesia of Wild and Laboratory Animals|
|Small Animal Anesthesia||Advances in Anesthesiology|
|Large Animal Anesthesia||Advances in Diagnostic Imaging Techniques|
|Diagnostic Imaging Techniques||Neurosurgery|
|Veterinary Ophthalmology and Dentistry||Experimental Surgical Techniques in Animals|
|Small Animal Soft Tissue Surgery||Special Problem in Anesthesia|
|Large Animal Soft Tissue Surgery||Special Problem in Surgery|
|Orthopedics and Limb Surgery||Doctoral Seminar I|
|Master’s Seminar||Doctoral Seminar|
|Master’s Research||Doctoral Research|
For freshers who want to pursue a career in radiology, lucrative job opportunities are available in this field. After completing your degree in this field you will become Radiologist (MD), Radiology Technologists/ Radiographer, Radiology Technicians, Ultrasound Technician/ Diagnostic Medical Sonographer, MRI Technician, CT Tech/ CAT scan Technologist/ CT Scan Technologist.
Medical doctors in this field can expect a salary starting from INR 16, 000 to 18, 000 per month for those working in government sector. On the other hand jobs in private sector are more lucrative. However, it’s significant to note that with experience and skills, a candidate can easily reach higher levels.
|Job Position||Job Description||Average Annual Pay Scale in INR|
|MRI Technician||MRI techs operate a magnetic resonance scanner to obtain two- or three-dimensional maps of various tissue types within the patient’s body that are used by physicians in the diagnosis and treatment of pathologies.||3 to 4 Lacs|
|CT Tech / CAT Scan Technologist||CT tech is responsible for producing computerized tomographic scans of certain sections of the patient’s body.1 CAT scan technologists perform abdominal scans, gynecological and obstetric scans, ultrasound examinations, as well as retroperitoneal scans to create three-dimensional cross-sections or slices of the body.||3 to 4 Lacs|
|Radiologist Assistant||Radiologist Assistant is a channel between radiology department and the physician. Venous diagnostic exams and feeding tube installation are the other duties.||7 to 8 Lacs|
|Radiologic Technologist||The radiologic technologist has to aid the Radiologist physician in the process of diagnosis and imaging. He or she takes the imaging and ensures best quality. He or she takes proper care of the safety and comfort of the patient. The RT is not involved in the actual diagnosis as it is performed by the Radiologist M.D.||3 to 5 Lacs|