The worldwide focus on enhancing Digital Health and informatics has resulted in massive investments and innovation in the field at an unprecedented scale. The market is expected to reach over $120 Bn by 2025 from $40 Bn in 2016 - a CAGR of 14%. The growth rate will be highest in India / APAC region - rising awareness about usage of technology in healthcare and a simultaneous surge in the IT industry.Some of the key drivers of Digital Health are:
Digital Health offers a range of career opportunities across corporates, start-ups / entrepreneurship and academics / research.
Start-ups / Entrepreneurship
Digital Health offers significant start-ups/entrepreneurship opportunities. Digital Health is one of the most exciting areas for start-ups worldwide. In India too, there is a significant rise in VC / Private equity investments in healthcare technology over the past 5 years.
KCDH provides students with the necessary skills and experience to be able to have a very unique profile that will enable them to avail the opportunities across any of the three streams based on their interests.