Career Opportunities after B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology / Radiology


BSc Medical Imaging Technology Salary

Last updated: 10 Nov 2021

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Are you worried about the careers available after B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology/ Radiology?

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What is the B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology/ Radiology?

  • The B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology course is a 3-year degree programme that is divided into 6-semesters. 
  • The students who are interested to join B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology eligibility is that the students should have studied any of the following three subjects Physics, Chemistry, Biology/Zoology/Botany in their PUC/12th/or equivalent from the recognised central or any state board across India and abroad.
  • The study of the B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology mainly deals with the usage of the radiation to diagnose the diseases in the patients by using sophisticated medical machinery. 
  • The B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology students are given training and expertise to use and maintain the radiation equipment.

Career Scope for B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology

Some of the job roles available for B.SC (Medical Imaging Technology/ Radiology) are:

Radiographer

  • The B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology students are hired as radiographers. 
  • The radiographers are required to diagnose the patients with different types of radiation equipment like X-rays, CT Scan, MRI, NMR etc. 
  • The radiographers perform the procedures using contrast agents along with equipment and make it possible to study organs for the doctors.
  • The radiographers should be well-versed with the technicalities of the equipment. 
  • They should have the basic knowledge of the computers, as this equipment will require computers to analyse the results generated from them.
  • The radiographers should have the analytical ability, problem-solving skills, decision-making skills etc. 
  • The radiographers are required to analyse and prepare the reports obtained from this equipment.

Computed Tomography (CT) Technologists (CT Scan Technologists)

  • The B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology students can be seen working as Computer Tomography (CT) Technologists. 
  • The Computer Tomography (CT) Technologists are responsible for taking detailed cross-sectional images of the internal structures of the human body. 
  • They will be using advanced X-ray technology equipment for obtaining the results.
  • The Computed Tomography (CT) Technologists are responsible to handle the equipment properly. 
  • They emit controlled X-Rays to the body of the patients for getting the internal images of the internal organs.
  • The Computer Tomography (CT) Technologists are responsible to prepare the report by analysing the images obtained from the scan reports. 
  • The doctors will provide treatment based on the reports given by the Computer Tomography (CT) Technologists.

Diagnostic Medical Sonographer

  • The B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology students can find ample job opportunities as Diagnostic Medical Sonographers.
  • The Diagnostic medical sonographer combines creativity with the advanced knowledge of human anatomy. 
  • The diagnostic medical sonographer uses the equipment that emits advanced ultrasound waves and tries to construct the images of the human body and the internal organs.
  • The Diagnostic Medical Sonographers use high-frequency sonography to generate the images of the internal structures of the body. 
  • The diagnostic medical sonographers prepare the reports by analysing the restructured images. These images help the doctors to prescribe accurate treatments for the patients.

Mammographer

  • The B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology students can also be seen working as Mammographers.
  • The mammography uses ionizing radiation by using sophisticated mammography equipment. 
  • This equipment will produce the images of the breasts for conducting the tests. The doctors use these images for screening, diagnosis and treatment purposes.
  • The mammographers are responsible to create clear images that can be read by the radiologists, oncologists so that the diagnosis is done accurately. 
  • The doctors prescribe the proper treatments for the patients based on the reports obtained by the mammographers.
  • The mammographers should be capable of calming the patients coming for the mammography equipment. 
  • Since the mammography is a stressful procedure, the mammographers should make the patients comfortable and make them mentally prepared for the mammography procedures.

Nuclear Medicine Technologist

  • The students of B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology can also be hired as Nuclear Medicine Technologists.  
  • The Nuclear Medicine technologists are specialised to handle the sophisticated equipment. 
  • The main responsibility of the Nuclear Medicine Technologists is to create the internal images of the human body organs by using radioactive drugs called radiopharmaceuticals.
  • The nuclear medicine technologists will administer the radiopharmaceuticals into the body of the patients by various methods like oral, inhalation or injections. 
  • These radiopharmaceuticals are targeted towards the specific body organs according to the directions of the physicians. 
  • The radiopharmaceuticals are placed on the targeted area of the patient for getting better images of the particular area. 
  • The nuclear medicine technologists then use sophisticated equipment to emit the controlled radioactive waves to the specific area. The radiopharmaceuticals reflect the radio-waves to create the 3D model image of the specific areas.
  • These images help the doctors to explore the area and identify the exact condition of the ailment and prescribe the medicines accordingly. 
  • The nuclear medicine technologists will normally work with cancer and tumour patients. The nuclear medicine technology is largely associated in treatment of the patients suffering from cancers and tumours.

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Technologists

  • The B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology students are hired as Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Technologists.
  • The Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Technicians use radio waves and powerful magnets and create images of the body using computers. 
  • The Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) technologists should have good computer skills and a strong knowledge of the cross-sectional human anatomy.
  • The Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) technologists are seen working in diagnostic centres and mental health care institutions. 
  • The Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) technologists usually work with the ailments related to the brain and nervous system.

Salary Package

  • The B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology salary in India  ranges around 4 lakhs to 8 lakhs per annum.  
  • The average B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology salary for freshers will be earning about 3.5 lakhs per annum. 
  • The B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology salary in foreign countries ranges from around 10,000 USD PA

Placement Opportunities

  • The B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology students are largely hired in healthcare sectors. 
  • They are hired in government hospitals, private hospitals, nursing homes, polyclinics, maternity homes, diagnostic centres etc. 
  • They are hired at different positions and are paid decent salaries.

Some of the top recruiters for B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology are:

  • Apollo Hospitals
  • Hosmet Hospitals
  • Sparsh Hospitals
  • Aster Healthcare
  • AIIMS
  • NIMHANS
  • Dr Reddy Path labs
  • Padmashree Diagnostic Centres
  • Max Hospitals

Conclusion

The increase in the patients has resulted in creating ample job opportunities across the various sectors of healthcare. The students who are passionate about the radio-waves and microwaves can choose to join the B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology 

The demand for skilled professionals has increased in the last decade in the field of radiology. The B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology students have wide career scope and ample job opportunities. 

The students with B.Sc Medical Imaging Technology can land easily at various job positions and can earn a handsome salary with good career growth prospects.

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