About the course:

You will deal with X-rays and other high-energy radiation to diagnose diseases and seek their treatment. You will be exposed to:

  • legal and ethical issues surrounding radiology
  • project management
  • decision making
  • preparing them for administrative positions in the field
  • clinical exposure experiences, such as practicums and fieldwork

Entry requirements/Qualification:

  • For admission in Indian Universities, the candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree with 45% marks (or equivalent grades) from a recognized university in any discipline.
  • While applying to foreign universities as an international student whose native language is not English or whose undergraduate degree is from an institution in a country whose official language is not English, must submit scores of the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or IELTS.
  • While applying in foreign Universities, you shall be required to give a Statement of Purpose mentioning why you want to join this course and why you must be chosen for the same. In this highly competitive time, your SoP must be of high-class quality with impeccable English.
  • Depending the college you apply to, you may also require:
  • high school diploma
  • college entrance exam scores
  • placement test scores
  • letters of recommendation
  • a personal statement
  • resume
  • letters of reference
  • scores on the Graduate Record Examinations (GRE)


Documents required:

At the time of admission, you will require the following self-attested documents along with their originals. These documents are especially asked for by Indian Universities:

  • Class X Board Examination Certificate
  • Class X Marksheet
  • Class XII Marksheet
  • Class XII Provisional Certificate/Original Certificate
  • Character Certificate (recent)
  • SC/ST/PwD/CW/KM Certificate (in the name of the candidate) issued by the competent authority
  • OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) Certificate (in the name of the Candidate) issued by the competent authority
  • Transfer Certificate from school/college
  • Migration Certificate from Board /University are required from those students who have passed senior secondary exam from outside Delhi.
  • Self-attested passport-size photographs.

Course content:

This course will be structured around:

  • Patient professional interaction
  • Radiographic technique
  • Physics of radiation protection
  • Procedures in imaging
  • Clinical training
  • Anatomy and radiation biology
  • Legal and ethical aspects of healthcare
  • Sectional anatomy
  • Principles of quality management
  • Mammography
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Patient care issues


  • India: 70,000/- to two lakhs
  • Abroad: $20,000 to $40,000


You can avail the following scholarships, which are a few among many for financial aid:


Course duration:

Undergraduate: Three to four years

Post-graduate: One to two years

Job prospects, future and industry overview:

You can choose the field of your career from the following options depending upon  your college and the choice of your subjects:

  • Radiographers
  • Radiology technician
  • Magnetic resonance technologists
  • Nuclear medicine technologists
  • Sonographers
  • Radiation therapists
  • Radiology Nurse
  • Ultrasound Technician / Diagnostic Medical Sonographer
  • MRI Technician
  • CT Tech / CAT Scan Technologist / CT Scan Technologist