Operation Theatre and anaesthesia technician is an allied healthcare worker who assists with the administration and monitoring of anaesthesia and has an extensive knowledge of anaesthesia techniques, instruments, supplies, and technology.

Anaesthesia technicians are involved in patient's care during Peri-operative (The period, Before, during and after the surgery) anaesthetic care, taking into account of the patients' religious and cultural beliefs and respecting their right to medical privacy and dignity at all times. Anaesthesia Technicians also provide a key role in the emergency resuscitation of patients.


S.No I Year II Year III YearIV Year
1 Basic Sciences (Anatomy, Physiology & Biochemistry) Pharmacology & Microbiology Sterilisation ProceduresInternship
2 Medicine & Medical Ethics Principles of Anaesthesia – IIInternship
3 Principles of Anaesthesia – I Internship

Career Scope

  • Anaesthesia technologist
  • Operation theatre technologist
  • Cardiac intensive care unit
  • Medical intensive care unit
  • Pediatric intensive care unit
  • Lecturer
  • Medical coding
  • Clinical application specialities 

Higher Studies

  • Msc.OT, 
  • M.Sc. Anaesthesia, 
  • Medical coding
  • MBA in health care management 

Job Opportunities

  • Government run Hospitals
  • Multi-speciality Hospitals
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Endoscopy
  • Chemotherapy unit (Brachytherapy)