IIT Kanpur, an institute of national importance established in 1959, is one of the best centres for technical learning and research in India. The aim of the Institute is to provide meaningful education, conduct original research of the highest standard and provide leadership in technological innovation for the industrial growth of the country

Product Compliance

  • Bureau of Indian Standards - BIS
  • TUV Rheinland

Industry Connect

  • Stryker Corp
  • AIMeD

Access to Funds

  • Govt. grants
  • Angel Investors
  • Venture Capitalists
  • Corporates’ CSR funds

Global Network

  • Alumni
  • Academic institutions
  • Foreign country Embassies
  • Corporates

State of the art Infrastructure

  • MedTech Prototyping Facility
  • ISO 13485 EMI/EMC Testing Facility
  • Animal House
  • Bio-Incubator Labs
  • National Centre for Flexible Electronics-NCFlexE
  • Centre for Nanosciences

High Technology Quotient

  • Department of Biological Sciences and Bioengineering
  • Department of Mechanical Engineering
  • Department of Electrical Engineering
  • Centre for Engineering in Medicine
  • Gangwal School for Medical Research and Technology
  • ICMR Centre of Excellence in Medical Devices and Diagnostics


Established in the year 1911, King George’s Medical University has been dedicated to excellent medical education, unparalleled medical ethics, groundbreaking research, and exceptional patient care. With 4000 beds, 700 ICU e-hospital software and 76 departments and approximately 5000 patients seeking healthcare at any given time, the institute provides the perfect ground for clinical immersion of multidisciplinary Biodesign fellows for identification of unmet clinical needs.

State - of - the - Art cadaveric skilled laboratory with facilities for preservation of soft cadavers.

Has 48 buildings and 80 teaching departments

The Institute houses approximately 4000 patients load at any given time, with on average 8000 - 10, 000 new patients attending the OPD daily.

Why Us?

Experience the clinical excellence of KGMU and the engineering and innovation excellence of IIT Kanpur

Learn from some of the best minds of the country

Receive hands on mentoring from some of the successful healthtech innovators

Our proven need-driven process for healthtech innovation will help you learn by doing

Become a part of the global network offered by IIT Kanpur and KGMU Lucknow jointly.

As a SHInE graduate, you can explore lucrative career paths with our alumni-founded startups or change drivers inside corporations or your own venture.