Is Biology subject mandatory in XII Science to take up Biomedical Engineering?

No. Directorate of Technical Education (DTE) has revised the admission criteria for Biomedical Engineering course from 2014. The rule is relaxed by considering the multidisciplinary nature of the branch.

How long it does generally takes to complete under graduate engineering?

It takes 4 years for the completion of the course.

What is the scope of Biomedical Engineering?

It is a multidisciplinary branch of Engineering and the graduates are eligible for the different fields like Computer Engineering, IT Sector, Electronics Engineering and Health Care as well as in core Biomedical discipline such as Hospital Engineer, Sales Engineer, Service Engineering, and Research and Development Engineer.

What are the research opportunities for this program?

The Biomedical Engineering program is one of the emerging fields of science and it has plenty of scope for research through Master in Technology, Master in Science and PhD programs in India as well as abroad.

Is there a scope for internship?

Yes. Many of the biomedical companies and government organizations offer internship to students.