St. James Hospital, Chalakudy, perpetuates the healing mission of Jesus Christ. This is multi super speciality Hospital, owned and managed by the Diocese of Irinjalakuda. It is a charitable medical institution registered under the Govt. and renders services to the suffering segment of the society, irrespective of caste, creed race or religion. It was started in 1989. The patron of the Hospital is His Excellency Mar Pauly Kannookadan, Bishop of Irinjalakuda.

The course for Medical Laboratory Technology leading to the Diploma recognized by the CHRISTIAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION OF INDIA ( C.M.A.I ) is a course of two years followed by 6 month internship (2½years). The course commences in the 1st week of August every year.


Any unmarried female in the age group of 17 – 25 as on the 1st day of admission is eligible for admission. The candidate should have good character, sound health and an aptitude for Laboratory work. Minimum educational qualification is pass in Plus two with science group or VHSE – MLT recognized by the Govt. with not less that 50% mark in science, mathematics and English separately in 1st chance.

Course Details

    Course started – 2007
    Intake – 7 students
    Results obtained last years pass mark 60%
    2009 – 2011 → 6 students

  • 1 second Rank
  • 4 distinction
  • 1 first class
  • 2011 – 2013 → 5 students

  • 2 distinction
  • 3 first class