Diploma in Blood Bank Technology (DBBT)

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Diploma in Blood Bank Technology (DBBT)


Duration: 2 Year(s)

Jesus Nursing & Para Medical Training Institute (JNPTI), Contai


Contai, West Bengal, India


Course TypeDiploma

Course Specialty

Blood Bank Technology


Bharat Sevak Samaj (BSS)


    A blood bank is a place where blood obtained through blood donation is stored and preserved for later use. The preserved blood is later used for blood transfusion.
    The main aim of DBBA course is to train students about blood bank technology and turn them into skilled blood bank technicians. Skilled blood bank technicians ensure the smooth functioning of a blood bank.
    Collecting blood from donors and storing it for future use is not an easy task. There are many technical aspects associated with blood banking!
    Some of the technical aspects associated with blood banking are –
    Blood grouping system , Selection of donors , Compatibility tests , Blood collection , Blood collection equipment (bags, chemicals etc)
    Transfusion practices , Cellular components , Plasma components, Screening of blood for infections
    Quality control , Safety procedures , Donor and patient education , Documentation .
    It is evident from the above list that there is more to blood banking than just collecting and storing blood! It involves grouping, tests, screening, various equipment etc.
    A layman must be trained in the above mentioned areas if he/she has to work in a blood bank. Diploma in Blood Bank Technology course trains students in the above mentioned areas.
    After completing the course, a student will be able to identify potential donors, carry out the necessary tests and operate relevant equipment.

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Mr Ruptanu Jana


    • Candidates must pass Higher Secondary with a minimum of 50% in English, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology and a strong NEET score. As of December 31st, the candidate must be 17 years old. The upper age limit is 35 years old.
    • OBC/SC/ST candidates will receive a 5% reduction in the requisite aggregate in Higher Secondary Examinations for this course.

Minimum Education

12th Science
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