About Diploma in Health Assistance

With the gross challenges which are affecting the field of healthcare, there has been an increasing need for universal coverage in the field of healthcare. There has been an increasing demand for individuals who are trained in the expertise of this field, and the health assistance program has been providing this much needed supply. The Faculty of  Medicine's Department of Paramedical and Health Sciences offers a 3 year Diploma program in Health Assistance which imparts within the students, effective training inline with this field. The program provides students with an understanding of the fundamentals and foundational knowledge in the this field, thus providing the much needed human resources who skilled in the various aspects of this program. To engage students in effective research, the Faculty is equipped with State of the art, facilities for research and experimentation which allows students to engage in knowledge finding initiatives. The department of Paramedical and Health Sciences seeks to provide students with the much needed industrial exposure through its 750 bedded multispecialitity hospital. Beyond the scope of the academics, the program goes on to shape the professional skills and interpersonal abilities of the students which helps them in their career.


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Diploma in Health AssistanceProgram Outcomes

Why Study Diploma in Health Assistance

The Health Assistance program is a diploma program which allows students to gain an in-depth understanding of the field of health providing students with an entry level knowledge which is essential for this program. Through this program the students will get to learn basis of healthcare procedures and practices which are essential to providing effective care and treatment of patients in preparation of their career in the industry.
Medical Assistance

Medical Assistance

An ability to provide effective medical support to doctors and nurses, while ensuring the care of patients.

Home Health Aide

An ability to deliver healthcare solutions and patient treatment from home, and ensure the swift recovery of patients

Home Health Aide
Nursing Assistant

Nursing Assistant

An ability to work as an assistant to nurses in the treatment and care of patients by providing effective medical solutions

EMT Paramedic

An ability to demonstrate growth in personal and professional responsibility which is necessary for the professional development of the students.

EMT Paramedic

Duration: 3 years (Semester System)



Constituent College of Parul University


Eligibility Criteria

For admission to diploma in paramedical and health sciences, the candidate shall have passed 10th from a recognized board.


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Diploma in Health Assistance feesFees


Diploma in Health Assistance


* Tuition Fees may vary depending on the Country/ State in which the candidate has passed their qualifying examination.

Diploma in Health Assistance Curriculum Medical Resources


Central Clinical Laboratory

As a way of developing a medical research culture, the Faculty of Paramedical and Health Sciences provides state of the art facilities for research and experimentation


Research and Development Lab

As a way of promoting research, innovation and novel ideas in the field of medicine, Parul University, has a designated research


Multi-specialty Teaching Hospital

As a way of promoting a practical hands on training experience for the students, the faculty of paramedical health is equipped with

Diploma in Health Assistance CurriculumActivities

Importance of training based learning in Paramedical and Healthcare sector

Under the Department of Paramedical and Health Sciences, seminars have been organized on regular basis wherein several healthcare professionals and practicing surgeons/clinicians participate on a common platform to discuss the present need and future avenues of skill-based education in paramedical/healthcare sector. Such type of activities are also under pipeline in areas of specialization such as Operation Theatre Assistance, Radiology, Ophthalmology, Emergency Medical Services, Dialysis technology and others in which experts and students will unite on a common platform.

Field Visit to Zydus Hospital and Research Center, Anand, Gujarat

Zydus Hospital is NABH accredited and is said to be one of the best hospitals in the state. The facilities available at Zydus Hospital are highly advanced and host latest instruments in the field of diagnostics and medicine. The Senior Officer for the Facility Management and Senior Executive, Customer Care gave a detailed tour and presentation of the entire facility to the students. The Hospital harbors an OPD complex with specialized laboratories and centers, Renal Dialysis Units, Radiology Department with some of the best-in-class equipments. Besides, the students were also given a detailed understanding of the ICCU units, the Cath Lab, the OT units, the Neonatal Care Units and Patient suites for pre-op and post-op care and recovery. The visit provided a detailed insight into how an NABH accredited hospital functions with all the specialization departments that the students have chosen for their studies.

World Heart Day

In order to create awareness about some simple measures to secure a healthy heart, regular exercise, healthy diet and activities like session of Zumba exercises were kept in the morning. Hundreds of students participated actively in this event. An exhibition of heart healthy diet by students of Nutrition & Dietetics was organized in the campus and was visited by lot of visitors and students. They were counselled regarding adapting a healthy diet by consuming more of fruits and vegetables, whole grains, pulses and legumes in diet and avoid excessive salt and sugar in diet.

Skill Fest

A 3 day State level event with a series of continuous and very relevant skill based workshops was organized at Parul University from 30th January to 2nd Feb. The event saw extraordinary response and participation from more than 700 medical as well paramedical students in Parul University campus as well as from outside campus. The themes of workshops were selected very precisely focusing upon imparting necessary skills to the students in some very important areas like Pediatric & Neonatal Resuscitation, Airway & Bronchoscopy, ECG, Mechanical Ventilation, Basic Radiographic techniques, ABG, X Rays, Cytology in Cancer detection, Basics of perfusion science and many more.