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The faculty members at National Institute of Technology, Rourkela have diverse research interests and they conduct both basic and applied research in diverse areas like Biomedical Engineering, Tissue Engineering & Biomaterials, Bioprocess Engineering, Environmental & Plant Biotechnology, Biomechanics & Biotransport Engineering, Medical Electronics & Instrumentation etc. 


The Department of Biotechnology and Medical Engineering was established in 2007 with the objective of providing a multidisciplinary research and teaching program in Biotechnology and Medical Engineering that advances fundamental understanding of how biological systems operate and to develop effective biology-based technologies for applications across a wide spectrum of societal needs including innovations in diagnosis, therapy of human diseases, design of novel biomaterials, biomedical devices, and in solving environmental hazard.


  • Graduates in the Biomedical Engineering programme from National Institute of Technology, Rourkela will be fundamentally strong in solving mathematical, engineering, scientific problems related to healthcare.
  • Graduates will be able to identify, formulate and analyze complex problems related to biomedical and their solutions using principles of mathematics, science and engineering.
  • Graduates will be able to design and develop biomedical devices that meet the desired specifications for industrial and medical applications
  • Graduates will be able to use research based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data to provide valid conclusions.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Mathematical Methods
  • Biomechanics
  • Thermodynamics and Biochemical Reaction
  • Transport Processes in Biological System
  • Biomechanics Laboratory
  • Basic Electrical Engineering Laboratory

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




88 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A certificate for proof of age (Birth certificate or Board certificate). 
  • Pass certificate and grade card (or mark sheet) of the qualifying examination. 
  • College leaving certificate/Transfer certificate. 
  • University migration certificate (If applicable).
  • 3 recent passport size colour photographs. 
  • Application for enrolment.
  • GATE score card (if applicable).
  • Reservation Category certificate (if applicable).
  • Address slips of parents including both postal and electronic addresses.
  • Admission fee receipt.

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