3 Years + 1 Year (Internship)
To be eligible for admission in B.Sc. Physician Assistant, 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.
Physician Assistant are employed as Physician Assistant in various health care settings including hospitals, clinics, physician offices and nursing homes. Apart from working as Physician Assistant they get placements in medical software institutions, pharmaceutical industry and organizations developing and marketing sophisticated medical devices, medical tourism, and medical insurance.