Biten Kathrani
B.E (Biomed), M.Tech (Biomed), MBA
Head of R&D, Asia Pacific, Johnson & Johnson Vision

“I’m delighted to see IIT Hyderabad’s plans to start a B.Tech program in Biomedical Engineering. What is even more exciting is the forward looking curriculum which will provide future talent to be industry ready with a deep understanding of how human biology and cross functional engineering disciplines can help prevent disease and improve, extend and save lives. This is a program will make India a talent hub for the global medtech / health tech industry. I wish IIT Hyderabad, its faculty and future students the very best”


Navid Farr
Ph.D (Bioengineering, University of Washington)
Senior Device Engineer, AstraZeneca, Maryland, USA

"BioMedical Engineering at IIT Hyderabad is most suited for people wanting to learn and apply engineering skills and successfully translating research discoveries to real-world applications by bridging the traditional disciplines of biology, medicine and engineering to drive healthcare forward. This gives the biomedical engineers a wide variety of career choices, from working alongside medical practitioners, developing new medical techniques, medical devices, and solving complex problems in medicine to help people combat disease and disability"