TSLC programs & Certificate level Health programs after SEE
The Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training (CTEVT) constituted in 1989 (2045 BS) is a national autonomous apex body of Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) sector committed for the production of technical and skillful human resources required to the nation. It mainly involves in policy formulation, quality control, preparation of competency based curriculum, developing skill standards of various occupations and testing the skills of the people, conduct various research studies and training needs assessment etc.
It has an assembly consisting of 24 members and a governing board known as Council comprising nine members. Minister of Education chairs both the Assembly and the Council. The Council has a full time Vice-Chairperson and a Member-Secretary.
CTEVT through its constituted and other affiliated schools has been running various courses on health in diploma level or proficiency certificate level. TSLC level programs are offered in health & various other sectors. On the other hand, the entry requirement for TSCL level is SLC passed candidates for the course of 15 months, whereas, under SLC for the course of 29 months. By the end of December 2010 total enrollment capacity under CTEVT schools (managed as well as affiliated) is 8403 for diploma level and 10332 for TSLC level. TSLC and proficiency/diploma level programs are mentioned in details as follows:
Certificate/Diploma level programs:
The entry requirement for 3 years certificate/diploma level programs is SLC passed at least in second division:
- Proficiency Certificate in General Medicine
- Proficiency Certificate in Nursing
- Proficiency Certificate in Medical Lab Technology
- Proficiency Certificate in Radiography
- Proficiency Certificate in Ayurvedic Science
- Diploma in Pharmacy
- Diploma in Dental Science
- Diploma in Ophthalmic Science
Those who completed General Medicine course can be eligible to sit in the entrance examination of Bachelor in Public Health (BPH) and other disciplines, but need to complete deficiency course of science conducted by Higher Secondary Education Board (HSEB) to be eligible for MBBS entrance examination. In order to study Bachelor in Nursing (BN) two years of job experience is required. In addition, graduates of Diploma in Pharmacy and Proficiency in Medical Lab Technology courses can be eligible for the bachelor level in respective subjects.
The entry requirement for following TSLC programs is SLC passed for the course of 15 and 18 months, whereas, under SLC for the course of 29 months.
- CMA: opportunities for upper level study
- ANM: opportunities for upper level study
- AAHW: opportunities for upper level study