Jyoti and Bhupat Mehta School of Health Sciences and Technology at IIT Guwahati​

The Bhupat & Jyoti Mehta Family Foundation (MFF) established the Jyoti and Bhupat School of Health Sciences and Technology in collaboration with the Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IITG). 

IITG  is the 5th school funded by MFF. This is the 3rd healthcare related school the MFF has supported in India with schools in IIT Madras, IIT Kanpur, and now IIT Guwahati. With this school, MFF will have a total enrollment of 1,400 students comprising of 800 undergraduate, 200 masters, 400 PhD students across all five schools.

This school has a number of key features common to all the schools supported by MFF, including: 

  • Knowledge collaboration funding
  • India specific healthcare translational research
  • Multidisciplinary curriculum

The Jyoti and Bhupat School of Health Sciences and Technology, to be housed in a new dedicated facility on IITG’s main campus, will offer bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees.


Dr. Ananth Grama

MFF Care Advisor for IIT Guwhati


Dr. Rajesh K. Gupta

MFF Care Advisor for IIT Guwhati

Professor Shankar Subramaniam

MFF CARE Advisor for IIT Guwhati

Considered to be the gateway to north east India, Guwahati is the largest city in the region. It is situated between the southern bank of Brahmaputra River and the foothills of the Shillong plateau. Dispur, a part of Guwahati, serves as the capital of Assam. 

The Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IITG), the sixth member of the IIT fraternity, was established in 1994. The academic program of IIT Guwahati commenced in 1995. At present the Institute has eleven departments, seven inter-disciplinary academic centers and five schools covering all the major engineering , science, healthcare, management and humanities disciplines, offering B.Tech., B.Des., M.A., M.Des., M.Tech., M.Sc., MBA and Ph.D. programs. Within a short period of time, IIT Guwahati has been able to build up world class infrastructure for carrying out advanced research and has been equipped with state-of-the-art scientific and engineering instruments. Besides its laurels in teaching and research, IIT Guwahati has been able to fulfil the aspirations of people of the North East region to a great extent since its inception in 1994.


Students who are interested in learning more about enrollment or placement requirements should contact IIT Guwahati
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International Faculty

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