MTech Course Curriculum

1st Semester

Core courses (4 Credits)

CodeSubject nameLTPCSlotInstructor(s)For AY 2024-25
BB 600Introduction to Biomedical Engineering3006 8HVOffered
BB 653Experimental techniques in biomedical engineering1024 11A+LXSandipK, DPaul, AKun, NT, HV(*)Offered
BB 899Communication skills (PP/NP (*Credits over and above the required minimum of 160)1204*4SN*, PVB (2 h), RPat (2 weeks), Akun (3 lectures), SRSOffered

Soft Core Courses (Compulsory courses based on background) (6 credits)

CodeSubject nameLTPCSlotInstructor(s)For AY 2024-25
For Bio. background students
BB 619Mathematics for biologists2016 7
(8 am to 9:30 am)
SandipKOffered
For Engg. background students
BB 603Physiology for engineers300610NT*, VPSOffered

Department Electives (18-24 credits to be completed over the first semester: extra credits may be tagged as additional learning)
FH: runs in First Half of the semester, SH: runs in Second Half of the semester
Note: M. Tech. students can take 3-4 half-semester courses in FH (9-12 credits) and
3-4 half-semester courses in SH (9-12 credits).

CodeSubject nameLTPCSlotInstructor(s)For AY 2024-25
BB 633 (FH)Movement neuroscience30036NKOffered
BB 661 (FH)Biopotentials I: Cellular Signals3003RManchOffered
BB 663 (FH)Medical imaging physics3003DPaulOffered
BB 669 (FH)Signals & systems in biomedical engineering3003AkunOffered
BB 601 (SH)Introduction to bio-nanotechnology3003 5RSOffered
BM 659 (SH)Elements of circuits and instrumentation3003AKunOffered
BB 677 (SH)Introduction to Biomechanics3003 2SSenOffered

2nd Semester

Core Courses (10 Credits)

CodeSubject nameLTPCSlotProposed instructorFor AY 2024-25
BB 621Biostatistics3006 AKunOffered
BB 694Credit seminar#0004 BSBE facultyOffered

Department Electives (24-18 credits to be completed over the second semester: extra credits may be tagged as additional learning)
FH: runs in First Half of the semester, SH: runs in Second Half of the semester

CodeSubject NameLTPCSlotProposed instructorFor AY 2024-25
BB 606Cellular electricity: physics & modeling3006 RMOffered
BB 610Biomedical microsystems3006 RSOffered
BB 612Cell mechanics and mechanobiology3006 SSenOffered
BB 624Microfluidics: physics and applications3006 DPaulOffered
BB 625Motor control in health and disease3006 NKOffered
BB 626Modeling Biological Systems and Processes3006 RPOffered
BB 655Introduction to biomedical optics3006 HVOffered
BB 667Computational Physiology and Medicine2106 DAOffered
BB 668Engineering Principles in Surgical Reconstruction1046 VPS*, AKunOffered

 

 

3rd Semester

Institute Elective (6 credits)
Code Subject Name L T P C
  Institute elective (to be taken in the 3rd semester) 3 0 0 6
MTP Stage 1- Contact hours: 0; Credits: 44
Code Subject Name L T P C
BB 797 Project Stage I # 0 0 0 44
 

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4th Semester

MTP Stage 2- Contact hours: 0; Credits: 48

CodeSubject NameLTPC
BB 798Project Stage II00048

Course Work and Credit Structure

Course work and Credits Sem. 1 Sem. 2 Sem. 3 Sem. 4 Total
Core course  (BB653: Experimental Techniques in Biomedical Engineering; Lab course) 10 10
Core course (BB621: Biostatistics + BB694: Credit Seminar) 10 10
Soft core courses (One compulsory course based on background) 6 6
Department electives 12-18 24-18 36
Institute elective 6 6
Communication skills PP/NP PP/NP
Total course credits (A)  28-34 34-28  6  – 68
M. Tech. project credits (B) 44 48 92
Total credits for the program (A+B)         160

Note :  Other than the courses listed above ( i.e. Core course, Soft core, Department Elective and Institute Elective), any other course (within or outside department) can be taken as Additional Learning.