Clinical Laboratory Technician


Perfil de Ingreso


  • Basic Knowledge of biology, chemistry, physics, history, geography, civics, mathematics, reading and composition writing, English and computer systems..


  • Show positive study habits, interest in research and empathy for experimental sciences.

  • Know how to use laboratory material and instruments.


  • Show discipline, respect, punctuality and responsibility in order to work in a laboratory.

  • Be observant and have an ability to concentrate and reflect.

Perfil de Egreso

Generic Competences

  • Know and value oneself and address problems and challenges bearing in mind the objectives pursued.
  • Listen, interpret and issue appropriate messages in different contexts by using suitable means, codes and tools.
  • Support a personal position on relevant general issues, taking into consideration different points of view by adopting a critical and reflexive attitude.
  • Participate and collaborate efficiently in different teams.
  • Choose and have a healthy lifestyle.
  • Contribute critically to sustainable development by taking responsible actions.

    Disciplinary Competences

  • Understand the intertwinement of science, technology, society and environment in historical and social specific contexts.

  • Identify problems, ask questions of a scientific nature and raise the necessary hypotheses to answer these questions.
  • Contrast results obtained from research or experiment against previous hypotheses and communicate conclusions.
  • Evaluate personal or common preconceptions over diverse natural phenomena based on scientific evidence.

    Professional Competences

  • Analyse cell structure and function of human body tissues, organs and systems in order to apply clinical laboratory techniques and procedures.

  • Carry out the required procedures and techniques in order to obtain the necessary kinds of biological samples.
  • Apply procedures and techniques for the management of clinical laboratory reactants, materials and equipment based on Mexican Official Standards.
  • Apply techniques for bacteriological immunological haematological parasitological diagnosis; qualitative and quantitative techniques for patient clinical and metabolic assessment.
  • Apply the necessary bioethical procedures between clinical laboratory technician and patient.


To enter the High School Programmes of the National Polytechnic Institute (IPN), the applicant must fulfill the requirements established in the allocation contest of the Metropolitan Commission of Public Institutions of High School Education (COMIPEMS). Once the results are published, the student must complete the registration process mentioned by the contest publication.

Mapa Curricular

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