Bhubaneswar: With an aim on students employability and to check the reduction rate of manpower in health sector, the Central University of Odisha (CUO) at Koraput planned to introduce a dozen of medical industry courses from the next academic sessions, sources said.

“There will be four one-year diploma courses in different aspects of medical care such as renal dialyses technology, operation theatre (OT) technology, medical transcription and central sterile supply department technology (CSSD) for science graduates in the University”, said CUO vice-chancellor Dr Surabhi Banerjee.