Advanced ART Course for Embryologists

An opportunity for "Hands-on Training"


  • To divulge a comprehensive overview of all aspects of the ART laboratory, including the set-up and running of the lab, specific procedures, and quality control to ensure the highest possible success rates in an IVF program.
  • To provide each apprentice an opportunity to have a complete learning experience.
  • Faculty will work one-on-one with trainees throughout the course, providing a total overview and continuous assessment.
  • Targeted at the beginner as well as experienced embryologist, the course aims to refresh his or her skills further in the field of ART.

Course Curriculum

Introduction to lab procedures, equipment and apparatus, consumables, handling of pipettes and pumps Embryo cleavage, blastocysts, and culture medium
Aliquoting, aseptic technique, drawn-out pipettes Embryo selection, embryo replacement
Sperm preparation: assessment, cryopreservation, preparation for IVF and ICSI stimulation protocols Cryopreservation
Forecast and setup for cases Setting up an IVF lab
Oocyte retrieval, grading of oocytes and insemination Quality control and maintenance, record-keeping
ICSI: Alignment of injection needles and immobilisation of sperm other micromanipulation techniques Troubleshooting


  • Medical graduate or Post-graduates with a doctorate in an appropriate area of life sciences.
  • In the case of a clinic in existence for at least one year before the promulgation of ICMR (Indian Council of Medical Research) ART guidelines, an applicant with a B Sc (Bachelor of Science) or BV Sc (Bachelor of Veterinary Science) degree would be acceptable for training as a clinical embryologist.

Schedule - 2017

Sl No Name of the course Date Duration Course Fees
( 18% GST
applicable )
1 Embryology Course 16th Jan 2017 - 4th Feb 2017 18 days 125000.00
2 Embryology Course 13th Feb 2017 - 4th Mar 2017 18 days 125000.00
3 Embryology Course 6th Mar 2017- 25th Mar 2017 18 days 125000.00
4 Embryology Course 3rd Apr 2017 - 22nd Apr 2017 18 days 125000.00
5 Embryology Course 5th June 2017 - 24th June 2017 18 days 125000.00
6 Embryology Course 3rd July 2017 - 22nd July 2017 18 days 125000.00
7 Embryology Course 31st July 2017 - 19th Aug 2017 18 days 125000.00
8 Embryology Course 23rd Oct 2017 - 11th Nov 2017 18 days 125000.00
9 Embryology Course 4th Dec 2017 - 23rd Dec 2017 18 days 125000.00
10 Embryology Course 8th Jan 2018 - 27th Jan 2018 18 days 125000.00
11 Embryology Course 5th Mar 2018 - 24th Mar 2018 18 days 125000.00

* Please Note : Dates are tentative and subject to change