Medical Electronics

It is an an ongoing undertaking under the sponsorship of the Department of Communications and I.T, Govt. of India.


  • To set up a Medical Electronics R & D Laboratory at NIELIT Kohima for Repairing  and Maintenance of Medical Electronics Equipments of various Hospitals in Nagaland. 
  • To provide training to Paramedical & medical staff of various government as well as private hospitals of Nagaland and the youth of the state about testing , calibration & repairing of various medical electronics equipments in local language, so as to solve the major problems faced by the Hospitals and patients due to non-operable defective hospital equipments.


Specific Targets

  • To train 75 youths & paramedical staff in medical electronics equipment maintenance


Target Group(s)

  • ST youths & Paramedical staff.

As IS:

  • Medical Electronics Laboratory at NIELIT Kohima is now operating as a fully-functional lab with state-of-the-art infrastructure and facilities.
  • A six (6 Months) Certificate/ Diploma course In Medical Equipments and Maintenance has commenced since November 2015 and 21 trainees have been enrolled.

A field trip was successfully conducted recently that covered the district hospitals and community health centres in Kohima district. During the trip, NIELIT manpower has commendably repaired non-functional equipments like x-ray machine, dental x-ray machine , OT lab, incubator, centrifuge, etc.