|Study location||Italy, Pavia|
|Nominal duration||3 anni (180 ECTS)|
|Tuition fee||€4,500.00 per year
Tuition fee for non-EU students who enter Italy with a study visa is based on flat rate and depends on the citizenship.
|Application fee||€60.00 one-time|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
High-school diploma awarded after at least 12 years of documented education.
Access to the Degree Course in Tecniche di Laboratorio Biomedico (Abilitante alla Professione Sanitaria di Tecnico di Laboratorio Biomedico) has a national entry test requirement.
THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE INDICATED IN THE ANNUAL ANNOUNCEMENT TO THE COURSE TO BE PUBLISHED WITHIN JUNE.
For further information please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: Italian.
You must take the original entry qualification documents along with you when you finally go to the university.
If you are a non European student residing abroad, you need to do a pre-enrollment via Italian Consulate and start the visa procedures. The official admission at the University of Pavia will be possible only after you will have done this pre-enrollment. Please get in contact with the Italian authority in your country as soon as possible (deadline 24 July).
Non-eu students residing abroad who would like to enroll in a study course completely taught in Italian, have to prove their knowledge of the language through an Italian language test.
The following are excluded from this obligation:
For further information, consult the “Pavia Linguistic Center website”: http: //cla.unipv.it/? Page_id = 179.
The Degree Course aims to training Biomedical Laboratory Technicians graduates who are competent to perform with professional autonomy the technical procedures necessary for the execution of diagnostic methods on biological materials.
Graduates must perform analytical and research activities related to biomedical and biotechnological analyses, and in particular related to Clinical Biochemistry, Microbiology and Virology, Pharmacotoxicology, Immunology, Clinical Pathology, Hematology, Cytology and Histopathology.
Graduates of Biomedical Laboratory Technicians must be able to perform their technical and professional autonomy in direct collaboration with the graduated laboratory staff responsible for the various operational responsibilities: graduates must be responsible, in the laboratory structures, for the proper fulfillment of the analytical procedures and their work in application of the working protocols defined by the responsible managers; verify the correspondence of the services provided to indicators and standards set by the Head of the Structure; check the correct operation of the equipment used and provided for ordinary maintenance and possible elimination of minor problems; participate in the planning and organization of work within the structure in which they operate; carry out their activities in Public and Private Structures authorized according to current legislation, contribute to the training of support staff and directly contribute to updating their professional profile and research programs.
These objectives are pursued through a theoretical / practical training organized with lectures and traineeship activities under the guidance of tutors according to a set professional profile.
Study plan and further information are available at this link
Possible employment opportunities are the following:
- In the various specialist areas of hospitals and extra-hospital laboratories belonging to the National Health Service and similar private facilities and Scientific Institutes of Hospitalization and Care (IRCCS);
- In quality control laboratories in the biomedical field and the pharmaceutical industry;
- In laboratories of analysis and control of the Regional Agencies for the prevention and protection of the environment;
- In production industries and marketing agencies operating in laboratory diagnostics;
- In university and non-university research laboratories of the biomedical sector;
- In Experimental Zooprophylactic Institutes of the Regions for the prevention of diseases of animal origin for health and hygiene supervision of food control workers, also of animal origin.