Kulur – Kavoor Rd, Vidya Nagar, Mangaluru – 575013

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Kavoor Rd, Vidya Nagar,
Mangaluru – 575013

Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology (DMLT)

Dr. M. V.Shetty College of Medical Laboratory Technology offers Diploma in Medical Laboratory course affiliated to Para Medical Board, Karnataka. It was started in the year 2019.

About Course

The Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology (DMLT) offered at Dr. M. V. Shetty College is a comprehensive program designed to prepare students for a rewarding career in the field of medical diagnostics.

Throughout the DMLT program, students acquire a deep understanding of essential laboratory techniques, diagnostic procedures, and medical equipment operation. The curriculum is carefully crafted to cover various aspects of clinical pathology, microbiology, hematology, and biochemistry. Practical training is a key component, allowing students to apply theoretical knowledge in real-world laboratory settings.

Our dedicated faculty members, who bring a wealth of experience to the classroom, ensure that students are well-prepared to meet the challenges of the rapidly advancing healthcare industry. Graduates of the DMLT program emerge with the skills and competency needed to perform diagnostic tests, analyze results, and contribute effectively to patient care.


Duration of the Programme :

3 years course + 3 months internship

Key Information

  • Duration

    3 years course + 3 months internship

  • Course Type


  • Campus

    Main Campus

  • Course Type


  • Course Type

    Full Time

  • Indian/foreign students are eligible for admission.
  • Pass in SSLC/ 10th pass in PDC/PUC (Arts/Commerce) H.S.E/10+2 intermediate.
  • Lateral entry: after PUC(Science) H.S.E/VHSE from Kerala board.



I year DMLT Physics
II year DMLT Anatomy
III year DMLT Biochemistry

Documents required for Admission

Following Original Certificates should be submitted at the time of Admission with one set of attested copy :

  • Aadhar Id(Xerox copy)
  • SSLC/10th Marks card
  • HSC/PUC/10+2 Marks card (For Lateral entry).
  • Transfer certificate issued by the college/School last studied
  • Character/conduct certificate issued by the College/School last studied
  • Migration certificate issued by the University/Board other than Karnataka State.
  • Physical fitness certificate issued by the Government Medical Officer
  • Passport size photograph 10 Nos
  • For students from Nepal: Provisional Pass Certificate or Degree certificate issued by the University/Board Nepalese citizenship certificate and date of birth in Indian Almanac (A.D.) and Equivalence certificate
  • For students from other country: Passport and student visa and date of birth in Indian Almanac.


The pedagogy for the Diploma in Medical Lab Technology course at Dr. M. V. Shetty College is designed to provide students with a well-rounded and practical education in medical diagnostics. Our approach encompasses a blend of theoretical knowledge, hands-on training, and experiential learning to ensure comprehensive skill development. The following key pedagogical components define our approach:

  1. Theoretical Foundation: Students receive a strong theoretical foundation in medical laboratory science, covering subjects such as clinical pathology, microbiology, hematology, and biochemistry. Lectures by experienced faculty members provide in-depth insights into the principles and concepts underlying diagnostic procedures.

  2. Laboratory Practical Sessions: Practical sessions form a significant part of our pedagogy, allowing students to apply theoretical knowledge in a real laboratory setting. Hands-on training includes the use of modern medical equipment and technology, ensuring that students develop proficiency in conducting diagnostic tests.

  3. Clinical Exposure: To bridge the gap between classroom learning and real-world applications, students gain valuable clinical exposure through internships and practical attachments to healthcare facilities. This allows them to observe and participate in the day-to-day operations of a medical laboratory, enhancing their understanding of professional practices.

  4. Interactive Learning: We foster an interactive learning environment through discussions, case studies, and group activities. This approach encourages students to engage actively with the course material, share perspectives, and collaborate with peers, promoting a deeper understanding of the subject matter.

  5. Continuous Assessment: Regular assessments, quizzes, and examinations are conducted to monitor students’ progress. Continuous assessment ensures that students stay on track with their learning objectives and allows for timely feedback to enhance their academic performance.

  6. Professional Development: Beyond technical skills, our pedagogy focuses on the development of professional skills, including communication, teamwork, and ethical practices. Workshops and seminars led by industry experts contribute to students’ overall professional growth.

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