B.Sc in Anesthesia & Operation Theatre Anesthesia CareTechnology

 | School of Allied Healthcare Science - JAIN (Deemed-to-be University)

B.Sc in Anesthesia & Operation Theatre Anesthesia CareTechnology

Course Overview:

 B.Sc Anesthesia and Operation Theatre Technology program is meticulously designed to impart a comprehensive understanding of anaesthesia techniques and operation theatre management. Throughout the program, students acquire expertise in administering anesthesia, ensuring patient safety, and adeptly managing the complexities of the operation theatre.
The experienced faculty create an immersive learning environment where students gain hands-on experience in surgical procedures, emergency response, and the utilisation of advanced medical technologies. This Anesthesia and operation theatre course not only emphasises academic excellence but also instils a strong sense of professionalism and ethical conduct in the healthcare setting. The B.Sc Anesthesia course duration spans 4 years (including one year on job training), providing students with a deep and nuanced understanding of anesthesia techniques and operation theatre protocols. Graduates of Operation Theatre and Anesthesia Technology course emerge as highly skilled anaesthesia and operation theatre technologists, poised to contribute to the seamless functioning of operation theatres and uphold the highest standards of patient care.

Discover the future of healthcare with a B.Sc Anaesthesia and Operation Theatre Technology, where knowledge converges with practical application, paving the way for a fulfilling career in the medical field.

After completing B.Sc Anesthesia and Operation Theatre Technology degree, individuals can pursue various career enhancement programs and certifications to further specialise in specific areas or advance their knowledge and skills. We provide guidance on courses after BSc Anesthesia and Operation Theatre Technology, offering avenues for further specialization and career advancement.

Some notable options include:

Certification in Critical Care Nursing: Enhances skills in managing critically ill patients in the operation theatre or intensive care units, providing a broader scope in patient care.

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Certification: Focuses on life support techniques for cardiovascular emergencies, particularly relevant for those working in operation theatres dealing with complex surgeries.

Certification in Infection Control: Provides expertise in preventing and controlling infections in healthcare settings, a crucial aspect of ensuring patient safety in operation theatres.

Certified Surgical First Assistant (CSFA): Expands skills in assisting surgeons during procedures, managing instruments, and ensuring a smooth operation theatre workflow.

Diploma in Healthcare Management: Develops managerial and administrative skills for those interested in supervisory or leadership roles within the healthcare sector.

Certification in Pain Management Nursing: Focuses on managing pain for patients undergoing surgical procedures, offering specialized knowledge in anaesthesia-related pain control.

Certification in Surgical Technology: Offers specialized training in surgical procedures, instruments, and aseptic techniques, complementing the skills acquired during BSc Anesthesia and Operation Theatre Technology.

Diploma in Anesthesia Technology: Provides advanced knowledge and skills specifically in the field of anaesthesia, allowing for a deeper understanding of anaesthesia techniques and patient care.

Certification in Patient Safety: Focuses on promoting a culture of safety in healthcare settings, emphasising the importance of minimising errors and ensuring patient well-being.

Advanced Training in Medical Simulation: : Utilises simulation technologies to train healthcare professionals in realistic scenarios, enhancing decision-making and crisis management skills.

Certification in Healthcare Quality Management: Ideal for those interested in ensuring the highest standards of quality and safety in healthcare settings, including operation theatres.

These career enhancement programs not only broaden the skill set of professionals but also open up opportunities for specialisation, leadership roles, and career advancement within the field of anaesthesia and operation theatre technology.

Eligibility for B.Sc Anesthesia and Operation Theatre Technology:

The minimum qualification for eligibility for BSc Anesthesia and Operation Theatre Technology is a pass in 12 th std in science stream from CBSE/ISC/PUC or any other recognised Board, with a minimum 50% in Physics,Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology and a pass in English / IB 24 Credits.

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Curriculum Structure:

The B.Sc Operation Theatre Technology and Anesthesia course curriculum seamlessly integrates theoretical knowledge with practical skills, ensuring graduates are exceptionally well-prepared for pivotal roles in the healthcare sector

Semester Name of the subject
Semester 1
  • Anatomy -I
  • Physiology -I
  • Pathology -I
  • English-I
  • Computer Applications
Semester 2
  • Anatomy -II
  • Physiology -II
  • Pathology -II
  • Introduction to Anesthesia and Operation Theatre technology -I
  • English -II
Semester 3
  • Biochemistry -I
  • Microbiology -I
  • Introduction to Anesthesia and Operation Theatre technology -II
  • Medicine Relevant to specialisation
  • Communicative English
  • Healthcare Administration
Semester 4
  • Biochemistry -II
  • Microbiology -II
  • Anesthesia and Operation Theatre technology -Clinical
  • Open Elective
  • Indian Constitution
  • Practical-Biochemistry and Microbiology-II
  • Internship
Semester 5
  • Applied Pharmacology -I
  • Applied Microbiology -I
  • Applied Pathology -I
  • Anesthesia and Operation Theatre Technology- Applied
  • Practical Applied Pathology-I
  • Practical-Anesthesia and Operation Theatre Technology Applied
Semester 6
  • Applied Pharmacology -II
  • Applied Microbiology -II
  • Applied Pathology -II
  • Anesthesia and Operation Theatre Technology- Advanced
  • Practical-Anesthesia and Operation Theatre Technology Advanced
Semester 7 & 8
  • Internship

On Job Training experience for B.Sc Anesthesia and Operation Theatre Technology students at JAIN (Deemed-to-be University):

The training period at the hospital is a crucial component of the educational journey for our students pursuing Bachelor of Science B.Sc Anesthesia course as a part of their On Job Training.This hands-on experience has played a pivotal role in shaping the future professionals in these specialised fields, providing them with practical skills, real-world exposure, and a deeper understanding of their respective disciplines.

Notable hospitals hosting these programs include Manipal Group of Hospitals, Apollo groups, Prima Diagnostics, Aster DM Healthcare, Sri Sathya Sai Hospitals, among others. This experiential learning approach allows students to witness and actively engage in authentic clinical settings, enhancing their capacity to apply theoretical principles learned at the institution. It has allowed our students to witness and participate in real-life scenarios, enhancing their ability to apply the principles they have learned during their academic studies here at SAHS.
B.Sc Anaesthesia and Operation Theater Technology students undergoing comprehensive training during their anaesthesia postings, are acquiring a diverse set of technical skills essential for their roles in the healthcare system. The technical skills gained in anaesthesia postings include :

    Administration of Anaesthesia:
  • Dosage calculation and drug administration techniques.
  • Selection and preparation of appropriate anaesthesia agents.
  • Intravenous (IV) line establishment for drug delivery.
    Airway Management:
  • Endotracheal intubation and extubation
  • Use of airway adjuncts such as laryngeal mask airways (LMAs) and oral airway
  • Assessment and maintenance of a patent airway.
    Patient Monitoring:
  • Operation of monitoring devices, including ECG (electrocardiogram), blood pressure, pulse oximetry, and capnography.
  • Interpretation of monitoring data to ensure patient safety during surgery.
    Anaesthetic Equipment Handling:
  • Proficient use of anaesthesia machines.
  • Calibration and troubleshooting of anaesthesia equipment.
  • Maintenance of anaesthesia workstations.
    Documentation and Record-Keeping Post-Anaesthesia Care:
  • Care of patients in the recovery room.
  • Management of post-anaesthetic complications.
  • Discharge criteria assessment for safe patient transfer.

Studies after B.Sc Anesthesia and Operation Theatre Technology:

Master's in Anesthesia Technology or Perfusion Technology: After pursuing a B.Sc Anaesthesia and Operation Theatre technology course, you can pursue a master's degree in Anesthesia Technology or a related field that can provide you with advanced knowledge and skills. This level of education can open up opportunities for leadership roles, specialized positions, and academic or research positions in the field of anesthesia and perioperative care.

Postgraduate Diploma in Critical Care Nursing: If you are interested in expanding your skills and working in critical care settings, consider a postgraduate diploma in critical care nursing. This program will equip you with the knowledge and practical skills needed to work in intensive care units (ICUs) and other high-acuity healthcare environments.

Healthcare Management or Administration: Enrolling in a postgraduate program in healthcare management or administration can prepare you for leadership roles within healthcare facilities. This could include managing operation theatre departments, overseeing anesthesia services, and contributing to the efficient functioning of healthcare organizations.

Clinical Research or Healthcare Research Programs: If you are interested in contributing to advancements in healthcare through research, consider pursuing programs in clinical research or healthcare research. This could lead to opportunities in conducting studies related to anesthesia techniques, perioperative care, or patient outcomes in surgical settings.

Career Progression after pursuing B.Sc Anesthesia & Operation Theatre technology:

Duration Roles and responsibilities Salary
0-3 years

Trainee Anesthesia Technologist,
Operation Theatre Assistant

₹15,000 to ₹30,000 per month

3-5 years

Anesthesia Technologist,
Operation Theatre Technician

₹30,000 to ₹50,000 per month

5-10 years

Senior Anesthesia Technologist, Team Leader in Operation Theatre

₹50,000 to ₹80,000 per month

10 years and beyond

Chief Anesthesia Technologist, Operation Theatre Manager

₹80,000 to ₹1,20,000+ per month

Please Note:Salaries can significantly increase based on leadership roles and responsibilities. These salary ranges are approximate and can vary based on factors like the size and reputation of the employer, the candidate's expertise, and the region of employment.
Salaries can vary based on prevailing market dynamics and individual skill levels.

School of Allied Healthcare and Sciences | JAIN (Deemed-to-be University)

Why B.Sc Anesthesia & Operation Theatre technology at JAIN (Deemed-to-be University)?

  • Begin a transformative academic journey with JAIN (Deemed-to-be University), acknowledged as one of the top colleges for B.Sc Anesthesia and Operation Theatre Technology course in Bangalore for this specialized field. Graduates of this program are equipped with the skills and knowledge required for a successful career in the healthcare sector. With a faculty of experienced professionals and conducive facilities, JAIN (Deemed-to-be University) stands as one of the best paramedical colleges in Bangalore.
  • Our course offers a unique blend of academic excellence and practical exposure, ensuring graduates are well-prepared for the challenges of anesthesia and operation theatre management. Additionally, complement your expertise with our Operation Theatre course, designed to provide a holistic understanding of the critical functions within an operation theatre. Studying with us opens doors to a world of opportunities, given the rapidly expanding scope of Anesthesia and Operation Theatre Technology in India.

The program not only equips students with vital skills for operation theatre management but also positions them for diverse and rewarding careers in healthcare, therefore making this one of the top 10 paramedical courses in Bangalore. With a forward-looking approach, our program anticipates the evolving needs of the healthcare sector, preparing students for dynamic and impactful roles.
Your journey to becoming a skilled professional starts here, with the added advantage of competitive salaries and promising career prospects in the burgeoning field of healthcare.


3 Year Degree Program + 1 Year on Job training (OJT)


Bachelor of Science (B.Sc)

No. of Credits

160 minimum and as specified.

Careers after B.Sc Anesthesia and Operation Theatre Technology:

Upon completion of the B.Sc Anesthesia and Operation Theatre Technology course, students open doors to various career paths, including roles as mentioned below:

  • Anesthesia Technologist/Technician:
  • As an Anesthesia Technologist, you can work closely with anesthesiologists to ensure the safe and efficient administration of anaesthesia during surgical procedures after successfully completing your anesthesia course. Your responsibilities may include preparing and maintaining anesthesia equipment, monitoring patients during surgery, and assisting with post-anesthesia care.

  • Operation Theatre (OT) Technician:
  • OT Technicians, after successfully completing their Bsc operation theatre technology course, play a crucial role in the operating room. They are responsible for ensuring that the surgical environment is sterile, organising and maintaining surgical instruments, assisting surgeons during procedures, and coordinating with other healthcare professionals in the operating theatre.

  • Critical Care Technician:
  • Critical Care Technicians work in intensive care units (ICUs) and other critical care settings. They may be involved in monitoring and managing life support equipment, assisting with emergency medical procedures, and providing support to healthcare teams in high-acuity environments.

  • Clinical Instructor or Educator:
  • With additional qualifications, you can pursue a career as a clinical instructor or educator in institutes offering Anesthesia and Operation Theatre Technology programs. This role involves teaching and mentoring students, staying updated on advancements in the field, and contributing to the education and training of future healthcare professionals.

  • Medical Equipment Sales Representative:
  • If you have good communication and interpersonal skills, you can explore a career in medical equipment sales. As a sales representative, you would work with companies that manufacture and distribute anesthesia and operation theatre equipment. Your role would involve educating healthcare professionals on the use of these products and ensuring their proper implementation in healthcare facilities.