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Why Should I Study Biomedical Engineering?

Employment of biomedical engineers are projected to grow 5 percent over the next ten years, faster than the average of all occupations. Biomedical engineering bridges the gap between engineering and medicine, seamlessly combining the design and problem-solving skills of engineering with medical and biological sciences in order to improve healthcare diagnosis, monitoring and therapy.

What will I Learn??

The study of biomedical engineering involves a broad array of diagnostic and therapeutic applications. This branch of engineering and sciences is a fascinating multidisciplinary area of study that entails the application of engineering techniques in order to assist practitioners like doctors and physicians in their healthcare practices. Study of this branch also helps them in the rehabilitation of disabled patients.

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After completing Biomedical Engineering, you can be employed in some MNCs as Tech, Service and Application Specialists



To provide quality education in the field of biomedical engineering in order to produce competent engineers who can assist medical professionals with innovative healthcare technologies.


  • To develop new teaching paradigms to converge biomedical engineering education with innovative healthcare technologies
  • To build an integrated team of biomedical engineering community to nurture state – of – art technologies through research and development
  • To collaborate with healthcare industries to enhance employability by practicing lifelong learning with ethical and moral values

Duration: 4 years (Regular) / 3 Years (Lateral Entry)

No. of Semesters: 8 (Regular) / 6(Lateral Entry)

Intake / No. of Seats: 60

The Program Educational Objectives (PEOs) of the Department of Biomedical Engineering (BME) represent major accomplishments that the graduates are expected to achieve after three to five years of graduation


Utilize the fundamental knowledge acquired in biomedical engineering to succeed in their profession


Design and develop healthcare products and processes for real world application


Exhibit professional and ethical code of conduct and lifelong learning to resolve social issues

Career Opportunities

Biomedical engineering is a booming career field as health and technology are coming together to revolutionize the field of medicine. With the growing health consciousness in India, biomedical engineering is becoming one of the most enviable and sought-after career. Biomedical engineers collaborate with doctors and researchers to develop medical systems, equipment or devices that can solve clinical problems.

Job titles for Biomedical Engineering students are very diverse, and may include Biomaterials Developer, Manufacturing Engineer, Independent Consultant, Rehabilitation Engineer, Biomedical Scientist/Researcher, Medical Technology Developer etc.

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Our Top Recruiters


Helix Private Limited

This MoU was signed to offer hands-on skill based training on Calibration and Testing of Medical Equipment, Internship Opportunities and Placement opportunities for the students.


Ganga Medical Center and Hospital

In a view to enhance the hospital experience for BME students, gain hands on experience in learning the operations of hospital equipment, and learn to apply the theoretical knowledge in developing new research avenues and equipment this Institute Hospital partnership was initiated.


GEM Hospital

In a view to enhance the hospital experience for BME students, gain hands on experience in learning the operations of hospital equipment, and learn to apply the theoretical knowledge in developing new research avenues and equipment this Institute Hospital partnership was initiated.

  Name Affiliation Email
Mr. Rajesh Dhamodharasamy Medtronic
Dr. K. Rajasekaran Technical Head (Embedded Systems), Staan Biomed Engineering Pvt. Ltd., Coimbatore
Dr. V. Regina Delcy Consultant
  Name Affiliation
Dr. Ram Rammohan Head MicroBiology, Aravind Eye Hospital, Coimbatore.
Dr. Anita Raghavan Medical Consultant, Cornea & Refractive Surgery Services, Aravind Eye Hospital, Coimbatore.
Dr. V.R.Saravanan Medical Consultant, Retina & Vitreous Services, Aravind Eye Hospital, Coimbatore.

Curriculum Laboratories :

Hospital Training

Human Physiology Laboratory

Pathology and Microbiology Laboratory

Biomedical Instrumentation Laboratory

Diagnostic and Therapeutic Equipment Laboratory

Bio Chemistry Laboratory

Digital Image Processing Laboratory

Devices and Circuits Laboratory

Integrated Circuits Laboratory

Name Date Link
MoU with Waxwing Medical Technologies, Bengaluru 16.03.2021 Click Here
MoU with Vital Bio-systems 17.09.2020 Click Here
MoU with Aravind Eye Hospital 17.09.2020 Click Here
MoU with Silicon Systems 17.09.2020 Click Here
MoU with Royal Care Super Specialty Hospital 13.06.2019 Click Here
Name of the Event Date Link
Webinar on Give Sight to all-Ensure all are Equal06.11.2020Read More
Webinar on In and Out of N95 mask12.10.2020Read More
Webinar on Opportunities in the Field of Dentistry12.09.2020Read More
Webinar on Journey from Diploma Graduate to Life Saver07.09.2020-09.09.2020Read More
Webinar on Why biomedical Engineering07.09.2020Read More
Webinar on Insights of Applied Life-science and Healthcare05.09.2020Read More
Webinar on Advances in CT18.08.2020Read More
Webinar on Testing and Troubleshooting of Medical Devices15.08.2020Read More
Three day Student Development Program for Polytechnic students27.07.2020 – 09.07.2020Read More
Webinar on Lung Sonogram & COVID-1924.07.2020Read More
Webinar on Deep Learning Techniques for Detecting Pandemic Diseases20.07.2020Read More
Webinar on Indoor Air Quality Maintenance and Improvement for Clean rooms in Hospital and Laboratories11.07.2020Read More
Webinar on How Artificial Intelligence Fights COVID-1910.06.2020Read More
Webinar on Electronics for BME16.05.2020Read More
Webinar on Data Science in Medicine14.05.2020Read More
Webinar on Intro to console multiphysics12.05.2020Read More
Research Methodology and analysis11.05.2020Read More
Webinar on How to write review paper07.05.2020Read More
Webinar on Project to Product05.05.2020Read More
Webinar on Endoscopy Assisted Surgery02.05.2020Read More
Improving productivity skill11.04.2020Read More
Health care awareness programme16.02.2020Read More
Awareness Programme on Corona Virus10.02.2020Read More
Guest Lecture on ‘Opportunities and Relevance in the Medical Devices Industry'07.02.2020Read More
Awareness Programme on Child Abuse04.02.2020Read More
Report on The Rare Blood Group Identification and Awareness Programme01.02.2020Read More
Guest Lecture on ‘Industrial Programming on Medical Robotics’25.01.2020Read More
Guest Lecture on ‘Emerging trends in Biomedical Engineering and the Application’24.01.2020Read More
Report on the Inauguration of the Student’s Association ‘Medico Sapiens’03.01.2020Read More
Report on the Corneal Awareness Program31.08.2019Read More
Report on the Club Activities31.08.2019Read More
Orientation to the first year students of BME07.08.2019Read More
Industrial Visit To Rajiv Gandhi Centre For Biotechnology02.08.2019Read More


Who can Study B.E in Biomedical Engineering at KPR Institute of Engineering and Technology

Tamilnadu Candidates

The candidates must have passed the 12th standard (intermediate) or its equivalent examination from the Government recognized board with the subjects as Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics with the percentage as 45% (for general candidates), 40% (for backward class including Muslim), 40% (MBC & DNC) and 40% (for SC/ST/SCA) candidates.

Other State Candidates

As the candidates from other states are considered under General Category, a Pass with minimum average marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics put together as 45% (General Category)

NRI (Non-Resident Indian Category)

The candidate should have passed in all the subjects and scored a minimum average of 45% in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics put together as in General Category

FN (Foreign National Category)

The candidate should have passed in all the subjects and scored a minimum average of 45% in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics put together

Eligibility Criteria for Lateral Entry (Direct Second Year) B. E. / B. Tech Programmes

Passed Diploma examination with at least 45% marks (40% marks in case of candidates belonging to reserved category) in any branch of Engineering and Technology


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