Choose these Medical & Paramedical Courses in India after 12th

The moment you think of Medical courses, the first thing that strikes us is MBBS or BDS. While MBBS happens to be the most popular course among those students who have completed their 12th standard in Sciences (Biology, Physics and Chemistry), there are other options too.

For those interested to explore career options in the field of Medicine, here’s a list to choose from after 12th standard:

  1. MBBS (Allopathy)
  2. BUMS (Unani)
  3. BHMS (Homeopathy)
  4. BAMS (Aayurveda)
  5. BSMS (Siddha)
  6. BNYS (Naturopathy)
  7. BDS (Dental)
  8. BVSc (Veterinary)

NOTE: The above mentioned courses are for a period of 5 years.

For those choosing Paramedical Courses, here are your options:

  1. Nursing
  2. Pharmacy
  3. Anesthesia Technician
  4. Cardiac Care Technician
  5. Cathlab Technician
  6. Clinical Optometry
  7. Dental Hygiene
  8. Dental Mechanic
  9. Dental Technician
  10. Health Inspector
  11. Medical Imaging & Technician
  12. Medical Lab Technician
  13. Medical Records Technician
  14. Medical X-Ray Technician
  15. Occupational Therapist
  16. Operation Theatre Technician
  17. Opththalmic Assistant
  18. Physiotherapy
  19. Radiographic Assistant
  20. Radiotherapy Tech
  21. Rehabilitation Therapy
  22. Respiratory Therapy Tech
  23. Blood Transfusion Tech

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