The Department of Biomedical Engineering at Manipal Institute of Technology came into existence as a separate entity on 9 August, 1999. The students at the department are trained to be engineers with a strong mathematical background, while also learning about clinical subjects in medicine.
The department offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs, accredited by the NBA constituted by the AICTE.
Department Vision and Mission:
“To become a center of excellence in teaching and research in Biomedical Engineering”
To provide professional education in Biomedical Engineering, through a curriculum balanced in theory and practice, strong in the fundamentals of engineering while training sufficiently in the essence of medical sciences, to cater to the current healthcare-necessities of the society, through innovation and research in collaboration with medical practitioners.
- Multidisciplinary program
- Biomedical Engineering students have an opportunity to work on real-life problems and healthcare.
Department Areas of Expertise
- Biomedical Instrumentation
- Physiological Signal Processing
- Medical Imaging/Image Processing
- Biomaterials and nanotechnology
- BoP program
- Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
- Manipal Life Sciences Centre, Manipal
- Dr Reddy’s Life Sciences Centre, University of Hyderabad Campus, Hyderabad
- Xerox Research Center Webster, New York, USA
- The department is exploring various collaborative projects/academic exchanges/programs/symposia with reputed Universities in Europe.
The department is well supported by the institute placement team. The placement team is headed by Associate Director (Industrial Liaison, Placement & Practice School) and oversees the entire placement process in the institution with the help of department coordinators. Students are provided with opportunities for Internships, Placements, Pre-placement offers (PPO) in core companies and ITES. Some of the major recruiters and/internships for the department are Baxter, BIS Research, Siemens Healthineers, Bangalore, Medtronic, Philips Innovation, GE Healthcare etc.
World-class laboratories give learning a practical dimension
State-of-the-art Innovation Centre to facilitate multi-disciplinary research
Libraries have excellent resources for reference and study
Paper tree - A green initiative by MIT students of MUTBI
Wi-fi campus with modern computing and digital facilities
Research & Publications
The areas of research are Medical Image Processing, Physiological Signal processing, Medical instrumentation, Biomaterials/Tissue Engineering.
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