Bachelor in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology

BASLP is a 4-year course (8 Semesters including internship) that teaches the process to identify, diagnose and management of hearing, balance, speech, language, communication, deglutition etc. related disorders. After successful completion of BASLP and registration under Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI), students become designated as an Audiologists and Speech-language pathologists and can work independently in all types of setup.

  • The program shall be of 4 academic years including 1 year of internship and should be completed within six years from the date of admission.
  • An academic year consists of two semesters, and each semester shall extend over a minimum period of sixteen weeks excluding examination days. The semesters shall be spread out as follows:
    Odd semester – 1 July – December Odd semesters – 3, 5, 7 June – October/November Even semesters – 2, 4, 6, 8 December – April
  • There shall be examinations at the end of each semester. There shall be a vacation of minimum 1 week after the examinations at the end of odd semesters and 3 weeks after the examinations at the end of even semesters.

Highlights of the course

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Course Duration

4 Years (8 Semesters including internship)

Annual Intake

30 Seats

Course Fee

₹ 1,29,000 (per year)

Course content

  • Communication Sciences
  • Anatomy and Physiology of Speechand Hearing
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Linguistics and Phonetics
  • Electronics and Acoustics
  • Research Methods and Statistics


The objectives of the B.ASLP program are to equip the students with knowledge and skills to
  • Function as audiologists and speech-language pathologists in different work settings
  • Understand concepts in speech, language, communication, hearing and disability
  • Screen, evaluate, diagnose and assess the severity of different disorders related to speech, language, swallowing and hearing,
  • Manage speech, language, swallowing and hearing disorders across life span
  • Counsel persons with disorders of communication and their family members
  • Rehabilitate persons with speech, language, swallowing and hearing disorders
  • Prevent speech, language, swallowing and hearing disorders
  • Liaise with professionals in allied fields and other stake holder
  • Implement public awareness and education program,
  • Undertake advocacy measures on behalf of and for persons with speech language and hearing disorders


Eligibility for admission
  • The candidate applying for admission to B.ASLP program should have passed 10+2 examination or an equivalent examination conducted by the Pre University Board of Education of the respective State Government securing a minimum of 50% marks. Relaxation in the qualifying marks shall be as per rules and regulations State/UTs or Central Government.
  • The applicant/candidate should have studied Physics, Chemistry and any one of Biology / Mathematics / Computer Science / Statistics / Electronics / Psychology.
  • Applicants shall not be older than 25 years on the 1st July of the year of admission.


  • Minimum attendance shall be shall not be less than 90% in theory and 90% in Clinical/ Practical’s in each semester to be eligible to appear for examination at the end of each semester.
  • Candidates who cannot appear for the examination for want of attendance will have to repeat the particular semester to be eligible to appear for exams subsequently.
  • If a candidate represents his/her Institution/ University/ MP State/ Nation in Sports/NCC/NSS/Extension programmes or any official activities, he/she is permitted to avail a maximum of 15 days in an academic session, based on the recommendation and prior permission of the Head of the Institution.
  • Condonation of shortage of attendance in genuine cases shall be from the Vice-Chancellor, SAU thought proper channel (forwarded through course-coordinator/Principal/In-charge of respective collage/institute)

Criteria for passing

  • The student is required to obtain a minimum of 50% in each of the theory papers, internal assessment, practical and clinical exams for a pass. Students will not be able to appear for University theory exam if they do not pass in their internal practical, internal theory assessment or clinical component.
  • Students will have to pass the clinical as well as theoretical internal examination of the given semester to proceed to the next semester.

Carry-over of papers

  • Each paper should be successfully completed within 4 attempts including the first one.
  • Students can start internship after the 6thsemester exams. However, students’ who fail in their clinical exam of any semester will have to discontinue internship. The candidates are permitted to carry over the theory courses until the end of the program.

Award of Degree

  • The University shall award the degree and issue certificate only after the candidates successfully complete all the University examinations and clinical internship.


  • On all other issues not mentioned in these rules and regulations like the pattern of question paper, grading, award of grace marks, and declaration of rank, among others, the rules and regulations of the respective University shall prevail.

Examination Pattern