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Summer Internship in MedTech by IIT Kharagpur, IIM Ahmedabad & ICMR [Stipend Upto Rs. 40K]: Apply by Feb 26

By: Usha | 25 Feb 2018 12:01 AM

The primary aim of ICMR- IIT Kharagpur-IIM Ahmedabad MedTech Internship Award is to promote individuals for undertaking research in the fields of biomedical engineering and translational research in healthcare.

Participating Organizations

ICMR institutes, IIT Kharagpur, IIM Ahmedabad

Duration of Internship Award

8 weeks, extendable up to 10 weeks in special situations

Eligibility

Indian national students with medical/ life sciences background from ICMR Institutes (list) and medical colleges, Indian national engineering students from IIT Kharagpur and IIM Ahmedabad will be required to stay for 8 weeks, extendable up to 12 weeks in special situations, at IIT Kharagpur RMRC Bhuvaneshwar and its attached Model Rural Health Research Unit (MRHRU), Tigiria, Cuttack (Govt of Odisha) linked to the SCB Medical College, Cuttack.

Only permanent faculty members from ICMR institutes, IIT Kharagpur and IIM Ahmedabad can enroll students for summer internship. The student should have a mentor from his parent institute as well. List of participating institutes and faculty is attached herewith.

Number of Internships

IIT Kharagpur, IIM Ahmedabad and ICMR Institutes will support around 20 students for internship program. However the exact numbers will depend on the appropriateness of the applications.

Stipend

A. Graduation students who are not getting any stipend (e.g. MBBS, BTech, MBA, etc): A stipend of Rs 40,000/- will be provided for the entire duration of the internship. Accommodation will be provided free by the host institute. No separate travel allowance will be paid.

B. Post graduation students who are getting stipends: Will be provided support of Rs 20,000/- for entire duration for food and travel. Accommodation will be provided free by the host institute.

C. Scientist B at ICMR Institute: The parent institute will meet all the expenses for travel and food. Accommodation will be provided free by the host institute.

D. At the end of the internship, a report will be submitted by the intern.

How to apply

Apply online at this link.

Important Dates

Last date for applying: Feb 26, 2018

Internship Commences on: May 7, 2018

Contact

Dr Meenakshi Sharma, ICMR
Email:med.tech.icmr@gmail.com
Phone: 011 26589544

Prof Gautam Saha, IIT-KGP
Email:gsaha@ece.iitkgp.ernet.in
Phone: 09832382042

Prof Rajesh Chandwani, IIM-A
Email:rajeshc@iima.ac.in
Phone: 07966324873

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