school-of-medical-science-and-technologyIIT-Kharagpur offers new courses to bridge gap between Bio Sciences and Engineering

The Indian Express (April 30, 2018)

In the coming academic year, the School of Medical Science and Technology at IIT Kharagpur will launch academic programmes in the fields of biology, medicine and engineering, said a statement issued by the institute on Sunday. The programmes will facilitate multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary approaches in biomedical research.

The new courses would include a two-year M. Tech course in Biomedical Engineering, primarily with a vision of giving a medically-oriented outlook to the students of other disciplines. Admission will be through Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE). (Read More)