Cardiocirculatory and Cardiovascular Perfusion Techniques
Graduates in Cardiocirculatory and Cardiovascular Perfusion Techniques are healthcare professionals engaged in the operation and maintenance of equipment relating to extracorporeal circulation, haemodynamics and circulatory assistance techniques.
They provide professional autonomous services in collaboration with medical staff. Graduates plan, manage and assess all necessary aspects to ensure the proper functioning of the equipment for which they are responsible.
They test and verify that the equipment employed is functioning correctly, taking responsibility for its standard maintenance and the elimination of any minor problems. They partake in the planning and organisation of work in the facility in which operate.
Graduates in Cardiocirculatory and Cardiovascular Perfusion Techniques can pursue careers in the following areas:
- heart surgery, in the control of extracorporeal circulation, circulatory assistance;
- oncology, district antiblastic treatment;
- organ transplant centres where circulatory support is required and which apply organ conservation techniques;
- neurosurgery, performing surgical operations in profound hypothermia;
- haemodynamics and cardiac catheterisation centres;
- echocardiography and vascular Doppler diagnosis laboratories;
- production industries and sales agencies operating in the sector;
- university and non-university research laboratories in the biomedical sector.
Employment statistics (Almalaurea)
Admission:Limited enrolment with admission test.
Students are expected to attain level B1 proficiency in English.
Proficiency may be certified at the time of matriculation by submitting a certificate of level B1 language proficiency or better, or by sitting the SLAM (University Language Centre) placement test during the first year of studies only, between September and December. Students who do not pass the test must follow the SLAM language courses and obtain appropriate certification within the year the plan of study calls for a language exam.
For students enrolled on bachelor’s, master’s and single cycle degree programmes are divided into two instalments of different amounts and with different payment deadlines:
- the first, corresponding to the minimum amount, is the same for all students
- the second - technically referred to as an ‘all-inclusive fee’- that is variable.
Students can also be entitled for tuition fee reductions such as:
- lowering for students who meet high merit requirements
- fixed amounts calculated on the basis of the student's citizenship group for those with income/property abroad
- support for students who have political refugee status.
More info at: Fees - current academic year
Scholarships and benefits
L’Ateneo fornisce inoltre una serie di agevolazioni economiche a favore dei propri studenti con requisiti particolari (merito, condizioni economiche o personali, studenti internazionali) come: