3 Years + 1 Year (Internship)
To be eligible for admission in B.Sc. Perfusion Technology, a candidate should have passed two-years Pre-University examination/ Pre Degree examination/ two years after ten years of schooling or its equivalent as recognized by the Yenepoya (Deemed to be) University with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as principal courses of study. Candidate needs to secure 40% or above marks in the qualifying examination to be eligible for admission. For SC/ST/OBC candidates minimum marks required in the qualifying exam is 35% marks.
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.