BIRAC through its various flagship schemes is making significant investments in the medical devices sector and hence promoting the R&D of medical devices. BIRAC has supported more than 100 industries of Medical Fraternity and is supporting many ideas of young individual researchers, SME and large companies. Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY) is already supporting the entire value chain of Electronics R&D activities in the country ranging from the basic components to sophisticated product development. These include development and deployment of indigenously developed medical electronic devices in healthcare centres across country.


Industry Innovation Programme on Medical Electronics (IIPME) is launched with an aim to promote and foster cutting edge technologies in the field of Medical Electronics. The project IIPME is a partnership project between the “Department of Electronics and Information Technology”, Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Government of India and “Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance council”, a public sector undertaking of Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India.


For more information on the programme please refer to Concept Note

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1. The call for proposals will remain open till 10th March 2017 and applicants will be able to submit the LoI anytime during this period.

2. The submitted LoI will be evaluated three times during this period with evaluation cycle starting from 10th July 2016, 10th Nov 2016 & 10th March 2017.

3. The LoIs received before the starting date of a particular evaluation cycle will be considered for that evaluation cycle. LoIs received after the starting date of evaluation cycle will be considered in the next round of evaluation.



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