B.Sc. (MLS)

B.Sc. Medical Laboratory Sciences

(Three Years Bachelor Degree Course affiliated to IK Gujral Punjab Technical University, Kapurthala.)

About the course:

B.Sc. in Medical Laboratory Sciences is an Undergraduate Program offered by PCTE, Ludhiana for Allied Health Sciences.

A Medical Laboratory Technologist (MLT) is a healthcare professional concerned with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases through the use of chemical, hematological, immunologic, microscopic, and bacteriological diagnostic analyses.

Medical laboratory professionals have multiple choices for practice in Hospitals, Nursing homes, Public Health Facilities, and Commercial laboratories. Employment of clinical laboratory workers is expected to grow as the volume of laboratory tests increases with population growth and the development of new types of tests.

Total Seats60

Course Duration:

  • The course duration is three years.
  • The course is based on semester system.


  • All  those  candidates  who  have  passed  the  10+2  with  Physics  &  Chemistry  as  compulsory   subjects   and   either   Mathematics   or   Biology   conducted   by   a  recognized Board / University / Council.


  • Those  candidates  who  have  passed  their  Matriculation  examination  AND  have also  passed  three  year  Diploma  in  any  Trade  from  Punjab  State  Board  of Technical Education & Industrial Training, Chandigarh or such Examination from any  other  recognised  State  Board  of  Technical  Education,  or  Sant  Longowal Institute  of  Engineering  &  Technology,  Longowal  /  or  /  Two  years  diploma  in pharmacy or medical lab technology after 10+2 recognized by any state board

 Admission Procedure:

  • As per the university norms at the time of admission.
  • Applicants will be given admission based on merit of qualifying examination.

How to Apply:

  • Application forms available in all offices of PCTE Group of Institutes or could be downloaded .[Click here to fill form and print ]
  • Application fee of Rs 500 is payable On-line or Through a Demand Draft(in favor of PUNJAB COLLEGE OF TECHNICAL EDUCATION payable at Ludhiana) or by Cash.
  • Application forms, duly filled, can be submitted personally or by post at PCTE Group of Institutes, Ferozpur Road, Near Baddowal Cantt, Jhandey, Pin- 142021 or through Courier at – House No. 30, Defence Colony, BRS Nagar, Ludhiana.

Ph. 0161-2888500/2888600.

Reservations– As per Central / State Govt. guidelines.

Fees Structure:

  • Semester 1: Rs. 23, 425/- + Rs.3500/- (One Time)*
    * One Time Fee is Rs.2000 for University Admission Fee, Rs 1500 (Tie, Blazer, Insignia, ID Card, Library Card).
  • Semester 2 onwards: Rs. 24,600/-
  • The fee is as per the Punjab Govt./University notification and it is subject to revision by the competent authority.

Career Opportunities:

Given the focus on the healthcare and the demand for allied health professionals, career opportunities for clinical lab professionals is 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.



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