- Experienced staff
- Clinical exposure in leading hospitals
- 30 students per batch to ensure ideal student-teacher ratio
- Exposure to international professionals at in-house seminars
- Academic excellence in the last 10 years
- Job placement guarantee
Looking for a job that offers flexibility, satisfaction and good remuneration?
The field of Speech Language Pathology and Audiology (SLPA) offers all this and more. You can find employment in hospitals, special schools, academic institutions, NGOs, private practice and industries (where noise levels need to be monitored and employees’ hearing health protected). New career opportunities are emerging in this area with the increasing awareness about the rights of disabled people and the need for good communication skills.
Career opportunities in the field of speech and language
Get trained with us and step into a new career as a corporate speech pathologist, an emerging specialization where you can train people to improve their communication skills. Additionally, you can choose to work as an audiologist with a large corporation in the hearing aid industry or with cochlear implant manufacturers. Or get a job in forensics, where voice printing is an important diagnostic tool.
Careers abroad beckon many youngsters. Be it work in clinical settings, public schools or academic institutions, you can go overseas to study or work once you graduate from our institute.
Audiologists and Speech-language pathologists are very much in-demand and will continue to be so in the coming years. They are rated in the first 30 among the Top 100 Best Jobs by U.S.News.
Clinical facilities to help you learn better
The Institute has a dedicated floor of 3000 sq ft and an excellent clinical set up with well-equipped departments for audiology and speech diagnosis. There is also a neuro rehabilitation unit to treat adult patients with stroke and other neurological conditions. As a student, you get practical training in diagnosing and treating a wide variety of speech, language and hearing disorders.
To ensure varied clinical exposure the Institute has a partnership with the following hospitals:
- Bowring and Lady Curzon Hospital, Bangalore
- Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Medical College, Bangalore
- Sapthagiri Medical Hospital, Bangalore
- 5 primary healthcare centres in Hebbal, Bangalore
You get to spend approximately 18 hours every week observing and working with patients under supervision. Students are trained in following evidence based practices in the treatment of communication disorders in children and adults. All therapy sessions are documented and progress is monitored closely.
Samvaad has a well-equipped library with the latest books and journals. The library also has high speed internet facilities.
The Institute runs a ladies’ hostel with all required facilities. Arrangements are made for boys’ accommodation.