Diploma in Operation Theatre Technology


  • Level of Programme Diploma
  • Duration 2 years
  • Average Start Salary 3 - 4 lakhs per annum
  • Language English
  • Assessments Yes
Course Description

Diploma in Operation Theatre Technology is a 2-year graduate degree program, the minimum eligibility is the 10th class from a recognized school board or its equivalent exam. This program prepares aspirants to work in the operation theatre as a competent reliable technologist among the other team members of a healthcare department, under the supervision and guidance of senior doctors and Technical persons in their delivery of patient care. 

OT Technicians work in Operation Theatre of hospitals, Emergency Departments and Intensive Care Units. Their main responsibility is to assist and help Doctors and Surgeons during surgery and emergency procedures. Under the setup of a doctor's facility, Operation Theatre experts are generally part of a team that comprises of Doctors, attendants, nurses and other allied healthcare service professionals.

Eligibility Criteria

A minimum aggregate score of 45% (40% for SC/ST candidates) at the 10 level must have been scored.


Diploma in Operation Theatre Technology Syllabus

First Year Syllabus



Biochemistry Pharmacology
Pathology Microbiology
Principles and Practices of Surgery Sterilization, Disinfection and Waste Disposal
Basics of Anesthesia and CPR Computer and Data Processing

Second Year Syllabus

Equipment’s- Know-how and maintenance of OT Tables, OT. Lights, Diathermy, Sucker Machine etc.

Special Surgeries: Common Operations and Laying of Instrument Trolleys

Practical Classes

Gynaecology and Obstetrics

Orthopaedic Surgery


Paediatric Surgery


Plastic Surgery

Neuro Surgery