Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) IIT Jodhpur Rajasthan and All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Jodhpur will offer Master’s, Master’s-PhD and PhD programs in medical technologies (MedTech).
The MedTech programme will provide an opportunity to medical professionals and engineers to learn and share knowledge under a trans-disciplinary academic umbrella and is designed to cater to the emerging needs of innovation in healthcare technologies, the IIT Jodhpur said.
This collaboration will allow students to work under the joint guidance of faculty from these institutions in emerging areas of health care technologies. The last date to apply for the course is June 15, 2022. Candidates should also note that the course work will start in July 2022. Interested candidates can get more details at iitj.ac.in/shc/index.php?id=. Program.
To pursue the MedTech course, the applicant must qualify for the written test and interview conducted jointly by IIT-Jodhpur and AIIMS Jodhpur Rajasthan. The course work is followed by a project enabling the creation of a futuristic device and protocol.
Students will have the flexibility to pursue academic and research interests as the programme offers unique combinations that foster core subjects, flexible electives and innovation and entrepreneurship oriented research project, it said.
Professor Santanu Chaudhury, Director, IIT-Jodhpur, said, “Our country has the best doctors, best engineers and the will to improve patient management. With a focussed and combined effort, I am sure, we can fire up the innovations in the medical technology ecosystem.