M.E. Medical Electronics or Master of Engineering in Medical Electronics is a two year post graduate Medical Lab Technologist course. Medical Electronics is a specialized discipline that advances knowledge in Engineering and Medicine, through cross-disciplinary activities that integrates the Engineering sciences with the Biomedical Sciences and Clinical Practice. Course helps to develop devices and procedures that solve medical and health-related problems by combining their knowledge of biology and medicine with engineering principles and practices.
M.E. Medical Electronics Eligibility
B.E. / B.Tech. or equivalent with minimum 55% marks
Some reputed colleges and institutes do conduct entrance examination to get admission to their M.E. degree course.
M.E. Medical Electronics Syllabus
The following are study related subjects:-
Subjects of Study
Applied Mathematics for Electronics Engineers
Anatomy and physiology
Bio signal processing
Bio medical Instrumentation lab
Medical Image Processing
Medical Imaging And Radio Therapy
Data Acquisition and Processing Lab
Project Work (phase I) Summer Training Prerequisite
Project Work (phase II)
List of Electives
Advances in Electronics applied to Hospital Engineering
The course is suitable to develop devices and procedures that solve medical and health-related problems by combining their knowledge of biology and medicine with engineering principles and practices.
They should also be known about troubleshoot equipment failure, perform repairs, consult with manufacturer tech support, and perform routine preventive maintenance on a wide variety of types of medical equipment.
They should have technical skills regarding the operation and repair of medical equipment found in the clinical environment.
The candidate must possess the self reliance to operate in the field by him or herself.
They must have the interpersonal skills to interact with the customers.
How is M.E. Medical Electronics Course Beneficial?
It is beneficial to develop and evaluate systems and products such as artificial organs, prostheses (artificial devices that replace missing body parts), instrumentation, medical information systems, and health management and care delivery systems.
They can have jobs banking and insurance sector is also a lucrative option in this field. Financial institutions like various nationalized banks, private and foreign banks and insurance companies offer good openings to postgraduate degree holders in economics.
Medical Electronics engineers also design devices used in various medical procedures, imaging systems such as magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and devices for automating insulin injections or controlling body functions.
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M.E. Medical ElectronicsJob Types
Professors / Teachers
Service Engineer - Medical Equipments
Area Sales Officer (Medical Equipments / Medical Rep)
Sales Executive / Medical Executive (medical Equipments)
Medical Equipment Interfacing Experts
Executive Trainees - Electronics Engineering
Stores Executive - Medical / Electronic Weighing Instruments
Colleges and Institutes
Colleges offering M.E. (Medical Electronics) in India