National Institute Of Technology,Kurukshetra

School of Bio-Medical Engineering
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The School of Biomedical Engineering was established in 2013 with the objective of providing a multidisciplinary research and teaching program in Bio Medical Engineering that advances fundamental understanding of how biological systems operate and to develop effective biology and medical-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, medical signal and image processing and in solving environmental hazard.


History of Coordinator

Dr. L. M. Saini is working as Professor in Electrical Engg. Deptt. NIT, Kurukshetra. He is founder coordinator of School of Biomedical Engg. in NIT, Kurukshetra. His subject areas of interest are Analog, Digital, Power electronics, Embedded systems and application areas of interest are Power system and Power Electronics. He has published quality research papers in IEEE, IEE (now IET), Elsevier, Taylor and Francis, Emerald and IJCAS. He has received along with Dr. A. Kumar and Dr. S. K. Aggarwal, 2009 highly commendable award from Emerald, UK for their research paper which has been adjudged best among all the research papers published throughout the year 2008 in the journal. Dr. Saini has got a patent on Detection and prevention of theft of electricity on Power Distribution systems and its automation in the form of smart meters.


To become a globally recognized department of higher learning by producing quality Engineers and Technologists in the field of Biomedical Engineering.



To advance and spread knowledge and awareness in the area of Biomedical Engineering through multidisciplinary teaching and research contributing to healthcare, humanity and environment.


M.Tech. (Biomedical Engineering)


Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs):

  1. Successfully practice biomedical engineering to serve state and regional industries, hospitals, government agencies, or national and international industries.
  2. Work professionally in one or more of the following areas: biomedical electronics, medical instrumentation, biomaterials, medical imaging, biomedical signal and image processing,
  3. To enable the post-graduates in achieving personal and professional success with awareness and commitment to their ethical and social responsibilities, both as individuals and in team environments.
  4. To make the post-graduates more responsible by improving their competency in Biomedical Engineering practice and research


Programme Outcomes (POs):

  1. Students will be able to apply the knowledge of science and engineering to solve complex health related problems.
  2. Students will be able to design system, component, devices or process to meet desired needs.
  3. Students will be able to work in multidisciplinary team.
  4. Students will be able to understand professional, social and ethical responsibilities.
  5. Students will be able to identify, formulate and solve biomedical engineering problems.
  6. Students will be able to understand the impact of medical engineering problems in a global, economical and societal context.
  7. Students will be able to disseminate the knowledge of contemporary health issues at global scale.
  8. Students will be able to utilize the advanced techniques, skills and modern engineering tools for biomedical engineering practice.
  9. Students will be able to communicate effectively orally and in writing scientific concepts and ideas.
  10. Students will be able to pursue advanced professions and research in biomedical and related field.
  11. Students will be able to generate, restore and manage the IPR issues.




The department offers M. Tech. in Biomedical Engineering

M.Tech. (Biomedical Engineering)

No. of Seats – 20


Courses Studied

  1. Biomedical Instrumentation
  2. Biomedical Signal Processing
  3. Bio-embedded Systems
  4. Medical imaging & processing
  5. Diagnostic & therapeutic equipment
  6. Biomaterials and Artificial Organs

NIT Kurukshetra is one of the premier technical institutes of the country. Founded in 1963 as Regional Engineering College Kurukshetra, the institute was rechristened as National Institute of Technology on June 26, 2002.