To be eligible for admission a candidate shall have obtained a bachelor degree in B.Sc. Perfusion Technology (B.Sc. PT) or B.Sc. Cardiac Perfusion Technology (B.Sc. CPT) from a university established under law considered equivalent there to by Yenepoya (Deemed to be University).
The candidate shall have obtained minimum of 50% aggregate of marks in all the years of university examination of degree course. In case of SC/ST/OBC candidates the minimum marks shall be 45%.
A Perfusion technology program typically prepares students to work as Cardiopulmonary Perfusionist, also known as Cardiac Perfusionist.
In a cardiac operation theatre, Perfusionist are very important members of the cardiothoracic and vascular surgical team because they are responsible for running the heart-lung (cardiopulmonary bypass) machine and are responsible for the management of circulatory and respiratory functions of the patient. Hence, hospital needs a qualified and skilled Perfusionist