Siemens Healthineers – M.Tech. (CDS) Fellowship

About Siemens Healthineers:

Siemens Healthineers AG is shaping the future of healthcare. As a leading medical technology company headquartered in Erlangen, Germany, Siemens Healthineers enables healthcare providers worldwide through its regional companies to increase value by empowering them on their journey towards expanding precision medicine, transforming care delivery, improving the patient experience, and digitalizing healthcare. Siemens Healthineers is continuously developing its product and service portfolio, with AI-supported applications and digital offerings that play an increasingly important role in the next generation of medical technology. These new applications will enhance the company’s foundation in in-vitro diagnostics, image-guided therapy, in-vivo diagnostics, and innovative cancer care. Siemens Healthineers also provides a range of services and solutions to enhance healthcare providers’ ability to provide high-quality, efficient care to patients. In fiscal 2020, which ended on September 30, 2020, Siemens Healthineers generated revenue of €14.5 billion and adjusted EBIT of €2.2 billion. Following the acquisition of Varian Medical Systems, Inc. the company has approximately 66,000 employees worldwide. Further information is available at

About the Fellowship:

Siemens Healthineers M.Tech. Fellowship is instituted at IISc and aimed at attracting highly talented students in the area of medical imaging.

Given to one of the incoming (2021-2022) M.Tech. (Computational and Data Science) students

Entitlements of the Fellowship:

  • Enhanced fellowship of Rs. 25,000 per month for 24 months
  • Travel cum contingency amount of Rs. 1,10,000 for international/national travel and other expenses to support research including buying a laptop
  • Internship of three months during the summer of 2022

Eligibility & Selection:

All M.Tech. (Computational and Data Science) students starting in August 2021 and wish to pursue their dissertation project in the area of medical imaging with Prof. Phaneendra Yalavarthy being the dissertation advisor.

The selection committee will consist of CDS department faculty members.

Contact: Chair, CDS (e-mail:

2021 Awardee: Mr. Varun Kaushik, M.Tech. (CDS)

For a list of other fellowships available to PhD and Masters students at CDS, see the fellowships page.