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B.Sc Echocardiography Technology: The Secrets Of Heart Are All Yours!

Echocardiography technology, also known as echocardiography, is a non-invasive medical imaging technique that aids in visualizing the structures and functions of the heart using ultrasound waves. It is a crucial diagnostic tool in cardiology, allowing healthcare professionals to assess various aspects of cardiac health, including the heart’s size, shape, pumping ability, and the functionality of its valves and chambers.

Echocardiography technology plays a vital role in diagnosing and managing various cardiac conditions, including coronary artery disease, heart valve disorders, congenital heart defects, cardiomyopathies, and pericardial diseases. Its versatility, safety, and effectiveness make it an indispensable tool in modern cardiology, helping healthcare providers deliver optimal care to patients with heart-related issues. If the intricacies of this vital organ entice you, then a Bachelor of Science in Echo Cardiography Technology (ECT) at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, under Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, could be the perfect path for you.

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What Is Echo Cardiography Technology (ECT)

The B.Sc. Echocardiography Technology program at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences is a comprehensive undergraduate course designed to train students with the knowledge, skills, and hands-on experience required to become proficient echo cardiographers.

Throughout this program, students gain deeper insights into anatomy, physiology, pathology, medical instrumentation, and ultrasound imaging techniques. They receive rigorous training in performing echocardiograms, interpreting results, and effectively communicating findings to healthcare professionals. The curriculum is meticulously crafted to blend theoretical learning with extensive practical training, ensuring students are well-prepared to excel in this specialized field upon graduation.

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Entrance Examination Details

Examination Date
Examination Timing
Question Paper Pattern

Physics: 25 questions

Chemistry: 25 questions

Biology: 25 questions

English: 5 questions

Duration: 2 hours

Number of Questions: 80

Marking Scheme: 3 marks will be awarded for each correct answer and -1 for each wrong answer.

AEEL Syllabus

Career Prospects

Graduates of the B.Sc. Echo Cardiography Technology program possesses the expertise to pursue exciting career opportunities in various healthcare settings. They can work as echo cardiographers in hospitals, cardiac clinics, diagnostic centers, and cardiovascular departments. Their role involves assisting physicians in diagnosing and monitoring cardiac conditions, such as heart valve disorders, congenital heart defects, and coronary artery diseases.

With the rising prevalence of cardiovascular diseases globally, the demand for skilled echo cardiographers is steadily increasing. As a result, graduates can expect a promising job market with ample career growth opportunities. Additionally, echocardiography technology constantly evolves, offering professionals to stay updated with the latest advancements and specialize in niche areas.

Higher Studies and Career Advancement

Upon completing their bachelor’s degree in Echo Cardiography Technology, students may pursue higher studies to enhance their knowledge and skills further. They can opt for postgraduate programs such as a Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Clinical Cardiology, a Master of Medical Science (MMS) in Cardiac Imaging, or specialized courses in areas like pediatric echocardiography or stress echocardiography.

Join Us in Shaping the Future of Healthcare

The Bachelor of Science in Echo Cardiography Technology program at Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences offers a transformative educational experience for aspiring healthcare professionals passionate about cardiovascular diagnostics. Through a blend of theoretical knowledge, practical training, and clinical exposure, students are equipped to embark on fulfilling careers as echo cardiographers. With a strong foundation laid during their undergraduate studies, graduates can make meaningful contributions to cardiology while enjoying a rewarding and impactful career journey.

For more admissions and program details and to interact with our expert faculty, visit Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences.

Fee Structure

Program Fees for the year 2024-25 (Kochi Campus)


Admission Procedure

Program & Eligibility

B. Sc. Echocardiography Technology

Duration of the Program:

Three Years + One Year Internship


Pass in Plus Two with 60% Aggregate Marks in Physics, Chemistry, Biology & English.

Application Fees

Candidates should submit applications by online mode only.

Online Application Fees:  Rs. 550/- (Rupees Five Hundred and Fifty Only)

Selection and Allotment of Seats

For all specialties, selection for candidates will be based on the rank obtained in the Amrita Entrance Examination. Allotment of seats for the shortlisted candidate will be based on the performance in the counseling/interview.

Out of total seats for all specialties, 50% seats will be allotted to the Merit category and 50% to the management category including NRI i.e. 15% of seats.

Candidates applying through agents/education counsellors using fraudulent means/ bribery/donations will be debarred to secure admission in any of the courses in Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

Candidates are advised to frequently visit the admission page for latest updates.

It is important for the candidate to register their commonly used mobile number/email id. Do not provide email id/mobile number of education counsellors/agents/internet café operators etc. The candidate is solemnly responsible for any negligence.

Note: Once specialty is allotted, a request for a change of specialty will not be permitted. Request pertaining to the same will not be entertained.

Important Dates
  • Commencement of Application: February 2024
  • Last Date to Submit Application: May 13, 2024
  • Examination Date: May 2024
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For Enquiries Contact, 
Admission Office,
Medical College Building – 3rd Floor,
Amrita School of Medicine,
AIMS Ponekkara P.O.,
Kochi- 682041
Contact Number: 0484-285 8166 | 0484-285 8383 | 0484-285 8349 | 0484-285 8167 | 0484-285 8153 | 7994999585 | 7994999788

Contact Us

For Enquiries Contact,


Admission Office,
Medical College Building – 3rd Floor,
Amrita School of Medicine,
AIMS Ponekkara P.O.,
Kochi- 682041
Contact Number: 0484-285 8166 | 0484-285 8383 | 0484-285 8349 | 0484-285 8167 | 0484-285 8153 | 7994999585

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Faridabad Haryana, 121002, India.
Phone: 0129 – 2851234

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