MSc in Biomedical Engineering

Top 32 Masters of Science in Biomedical Engineering 2018

Biomedical Engineering

After earning an undergraduate degree, students can choose to enter their careers immediately, or they can decide to pursue master’s degrees. While some career paths require degrees at this level, many students choose to earn their master’s because of the benefits it provides.

What is an MSc in Biomedical Engineering? This field combines the sciences of biology and engineering to pursuing certain health benefits. Students will be prepared to continue research in artificial organs, limbs, and other body parts. Programs in biomedical engineering typically include classroom work as well as hands-on laboratory work. Courses are usually taken in biological sciences, biomaterials, engineering, and mechanics.

Those who choose to pursue a career in biomedical engineering often have the opportunity to enter a field that makes the world a better place. Having a master’s degree can benefit these individuals by helping them achieve higher positions and advance through their careers more quickly.

As with any other degree, the cost of earning an MSc in Biomedical Engineering depends on many factors. The school and specific program you choose, as well as the length and country of study will all influence cost. It is wise to do thorough research before enrolling.

The most common application of a Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering is in research. As a scientist, it is possible to find work in laboratories developing and designing the medical machines that will benefit mankind. It is also common for graduates to continue their educations and enter medical schools. It is possible to work in a therapy team to help patients adapt to their prosthetics.

If you are interested in helping advance our understanding of biomedical technology, consider entering a biomedical engineering program. To get started on your education, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

 

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MSc in Biomedical Sciences and Engineering

Koc University - Istanbul Turkey
Campus Full time September 2018 Turkey İstanbul

Koç University is accepting M.S degree students to study biomedical sciences and engineering. Students who want to improve patients’ well-being and save lives are encouraged to [+]

Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Biomedical Sciences and Engineering

Koç University is accepting M.S degree students to study biomedical sciences and engineering. Students who want to improve patients’ well-being and save lives are encouraged to apply as early as possible. Committed to being a top BMSE program in the world, KU-BMSE is run jointly at the same campus, by the Colleges of Science and Engineering, and the School of Medicine. Guided by the contemporary BMSE graduate education, you will be supervised by world-renowned faculty and be trained to become a leader in your research field.

The research areas are:

Neuro-engineering and Biomedical Signals Tissue Engineering Biological & Medical Imaging Drug Design, Drug Discovery, Drug Release Multi-scale Biomedical Modeling Advanced Biomaterial Design, Computational Modeling & Synthesis Protein Interactions Regenerative Medicine Computational Biology & Genomics Computational Materials Science (Polymers, Biomaterials, Shape Memory Alloys) Medical Device Design, Entrepreneurship Cardiovascular Engineering and Biomechanics Multi-Scale Experimental and Computational Mechanics of Materials and Systems Surgical Planning, Human and Machine Interaction, Mechanosensitive Haptics Cellular and Biomolecular Engineering ... [-]

MSc in Biomedical Engineering

Technical University of Denmark (DTU) Graduate Programs
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Denmark Lyngby

The Biomedical Engineering programme focuses on the design of future diagnostic and treatment methods at hospitals and in the field. [+]

The Biomedical Engineering programme focuses on the design of future diagnostic and treatment methods at hospitals and in the field.

The interaction between the human organism, technical equipment, and methods is essential to medicine and technology. We are becoming increasingly dependent on advanced equipment for patient diagnosis and treatment—e.g. large CT scanners, PET scanners for studying molecular processes in cancer, as well as pacemakers and DNA chips for studying the genome. Biomedical Engineering is an interdisciplinary programme offered by DTU in collaboration with the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences at the University of Copenhagen.

Study programme focus

The study programme aims to provide MSc students with proper knowledge of the clinical problems facing the modern healthcare sector, enabling them to develop new technological solutions. Therefore, the study programme covers both engineering and human physiology courses, ranging from the functions of the organs at a cell level to modeling physiological processes in the locomotive apparatus.... [-]


MS in Biomedical Engineering

Binghamton University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 USA Binghamton

Our programs are flexible and affordable options for students dedicated to advancing healthcare and medicine through the understanding of prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of human injury and disease.

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MS in Biomedical Engineering

The Biomedical Engineering Department offers Master of Science (MS) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees in biomedical engineering. Our programs are flexible and affordable options for students dedicated to advancing healthcare and medicine through the understanding of prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of human injury and disease. Our curriculum is highly interdisciplinary, exposing students to faculty from each specialization and fostering theoretical and practical experience from many different perspectives.

Funding is offered in the form of teaching, research and graduate assistantship stipends. In many cases, teaching assistantships include health insurance and a tuition scholarship. Other funding resources are also available. As one of only 150 biomedical engineering programs in the country, our curriculum is designed to prepare students for academic or industry careers related to medical technology as well as entrepreneurial pursuits in the healthcare field. Other than core classes and electives, master’s students are required to undertake a research thesis project with the guidance of a faculty advisor.... [-]


Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering (MSBME)

American University of Sharjah
Campus Full time September 2018 United Arab Emirates Sharjah

The Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering (MSBME) is the first program of its kind in the GCC. This dynamic, multidisciplinary program will prepare you for advanced careers and/or doctoral studies related to biomedical engineering. [+]

The Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering (MSBME) is the first program of its kind in the GCC. This dynamic, multidisciplinary program will prepare you for advanced careers and/or doctoral studies related to biomedical engineering.

Recent developments in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, and specifically in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, have increased the need for biomedical engineers. The tremendous rate of population growth in the MENA region is accompanied by a concurrent demand for and growth in healthcare services, such as hospitals, clinics, medical colleges, medical technology suppliers and biomedical engineering, which is reported to be one of the fastest growing engineering disciplines worldwide.... [-]


MSc. in Bioengineering

Trinity College Dublin
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Ireland Dublin

The MSc in Bioengineering provides education and training to the next generation of biomedical engineers. Bioengineering is defined as the application of the principles of engineering to advancements in healthcare and medicine. Some of the most exciting work in biomedical engineering today takes place at the intersection of disciplines where the biological, physical and digital worlds intersect and have an impact on the human condition. [+]

The MSc in Bioengineering provides education and training to the next generation of biomedical engineers. Bioengineering is defined as the application of the principles of engineering to advancements in healthcare and medicine. Some of the most exciting work in biomedical engineering today takes place at the intersection of disciplines where the biological, physical and digital worlds intersect and have an impact on the human condition. The MSc in Bioengineering provides students with the opportunity to be involved in exciting new developments in biomedical engineering ranging from developing new materials for use in cardiac care or designing innovative next-generation medical devices to artificially growing new tissue to replace organ transplantation.... [-]


Master in Biofabrication

Utrecht University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Netherlands Utrecht

This Master’s programme will equip you with a toolbox to innovate within the multidisciplinary field of Biofabrication. We will provide a thorough understanding as well as operational experience of processes such as 3D bioprinting and other fabrication technology, biomaterials, 3D cell culturing, computer models and imaging. [+]

Creating Functional Tissue Models With 3D Printing Technologies

Biofabrication combines advanced fabrication techniques with biological systems to prepare designed tissue constructs. These can be applied for tissue engineering, as 3D in vitro biologic models or as medical therapeutic products. Biofabrication is an international, research-driven master’s programme comprising a first year of coursework and research at Utrecht University / UMC Utrecht, followed by a research project and courses in Australia in the second year, at one of two universities which are at the forefront of 3D printing for medical applications. A European Union-subsidised mobility programme will financially support these overseas secondments. Upon completion, a double degree can be obtained, both from Utrecht University and the Australian host institution.... [-]


MSc in Biomedical Engineering

University of Groningen
Campus Full time 24 months September 2018 Netherlands Groningen

As a biomedical engineer, you develop new methods for the diagnosis and treatment of patients. Commonly, you work in multidisciplinary teams with medical doctors, engineers, biologists, and biochemists. [+]

As a biomedical engineer, you develop new methods for the diagnosis and treatment of patients. Commonly, you work in multidisciplinary teams with medical doctors, engineers, biologists, and biochemists.

Current-day medical practice relies increasingly on technology. You can think of microelectronics, information technology, and mechanical and material engineering. As a biomedical engineer you develop new methods; from ever more advanced imaging instruments to scaffolds for tissue engineering; and from modeling software to new surgical appliances. If you are interested in healthcare and technology, the Master's program Biomedical Engineering offers you the opportunity to gain in-depth information on a broad range of topics. You will study topics in the fields of imaging techniques, physiological control engineering, rehabilitation engineering, implant engineering, cell and tissue engineering and infection prevention, as well as aspects of medical ethics and law. You also become well-versed in medical and biological basic knowledge. In addition, the University of Groningen offers you state-of-the-art medical facilities and a unique professional cooperation with the University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG). We also offer a European Master in Biomedical Engineering: A joint project between six European universities. Students will start the program at one of these universities and will spend at least one year at a partner university.... [-]


Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering (M.S.)

The George Washington University - School of Engineering & Applied Science
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 3 years September 2018 USA District of Columbia + 1 more

Offered through the Department of Biomedical Engineering, the M.S. program in Biomedical Engineering is designed to prepare students to apply engineering principles to problems in medicine and biology; to understand and model attributes of living systems; and to synthesize biomedical systems and devices. [+]

Program Overview

Offered through the Department of Biomedical Engineering, the M.S. program in Biomedical Engineering is designed to prepare students to apply engineering principles to problems in medicine and biology; to understand and model attributes of living systems; and to synthesize biomedical systems and devices.

The program is strongly interdisciplinary, as students choose from a large array of areas of study across the university. The core faculty expertise includes cancer therapy, cardiac electrophysiology, biosensors, microfluidics, medical imaging and image analysis, optogenetics, robotics, and ultrasound applications in medicine.

Both the M.S. and Ph.D. programs are based on the main campus in Foggy Bottom, taking full advantage of the close proximity to the School of Medicine, the Milken Institute School of Public Health, and the GW Hospital. These interactions are supplemented by collaborations with nearby clinical and research facilities, including Children’s National Health System and federal agencies such as the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH).... [-]


Master of Science (Technology) in Biomedical Engineering

University of Oulu
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Finland Oulu

The International Master’s Degree Program in Biomedical Engineering (BME) is a two-year interdisciplinary program focusing on biomechanics and medical imaging as well as biomedical signal and image processing.

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Biomedical Engineering, Master of Science (Technology) (2 years) Interdisciplinary knowledge in medical and health technologies from theoretical and practical perspective Capability to design and implement biomedical measurement systems and health applications, and process multimodal biomedical signals and images Opportunity to modify personal study profile according to your professional interests

The applicant can select from the two alternatives. Degrees to be obtained:

Master of Health Sciences, with focus on biomechanics, medical imaging, and health technology applications Master of Science (Technology), with focus on biomedical signal and image processing, machine learning, and measurement and analysis of biomedical data ... [-]

MSc in Biomedical Engineering

Politecnico di Milano
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Italy Milan

The MSc programme in Biomedical Engineering provides students with an engineering education applied to the medical and biological environment. The educational path is intended to train students in the design of biomedical equipment, devices, materials and procedures and to offer a correct introduction to the management of biomedical technologies in companies and health organizations. [+]

Mission and goals

The peculiar multidisciplinary structure of the programme allows the development of a strong knowledge in electronics and in informatics, in mechanical, chemical and material engineering and promotes the integration of technical studies with life science disciplines like biology, physiology, and medicine. The programme is taught in English.

The programme has 4 advised paths (besides the possibility to develop a personal path with some constraints):

Clinical Engineering Electronic Technologies Biomechanics and Biomaterials Cell, Tissue and Biotechnology Engineering [-]

MSc in Biomedical Engineering

Linköping University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Sweden Linköping

This programme combines fundamental concepts and knowledge in engineering, biology, and medicine to develop innovative technologies, materials, processes, and systems, with the aim of improving healthcare. [+]

This programme combines fundamental concepts and knowledge in engineering, biology, and medicine to develop innovative technologies, materials, processes, and systems, with the aim of improving healthcare.

You will expand your skills and knowledge in engineering, mathematics, physics, multidimensional signal generation and analysis, and you will combine medical informatics with biomedical modeling applied to human anatomy.

The intersection of natural science, medicine, and technology is a dynamic place. Driven by demands for equitable and efficient healthcare and ever-improving quality of life, technological development benefits humanity and helps create a sustainable future. With a history of pioneering interdisciplinary research and education, Linköping University provides premier opportunities for developing a fundamental and functional understanding of biomedical engineering. Based on solid mathematical and physical foundations, useful medical knowledge, and a vivid engineering spirit, we set out to develop technology that improves health and healthcare – and makes a difference.... [-]


Master of Science (MSc) in Biofabrication

University of Bayreuth
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2018 Germany Bayreuth

Biofabrication is an emerging technology in the field of medical engineering. In particular, additive production processes (such as 3D printing) are expected to make important contributions to technological progress in the near term – and so is biofabrication. The internationally oriented master’s programme Biofabrication is interdisciplinary in nature, representing an engineering curriculum at the intersection of technology, chemistry, materials science, biology, and medicine. We offer you the opportunity to work in a research area at the cutting edge of medical innovation. Students profit from our conveniently located key labs, including those at Bayreuth’s Centre for Materials Science & Engineering (ZMW, TAO) and at the new Bavarian Polymer Institute. [+]

Biofabrication is an emerging technology in the field of medical engineering. In particular, additive production processes (such as 3D printing) are expected to make important contributions to technological progress in the near term – and so is biofabrication. The internationally oriented master’s programme Biofabrication is interdisciplinary in nature, representing an engineering curriculum at the intersection of technology, chemistry, materials science, biology, and medicine. We offer you the opportunity to work in a research area at the cutting edge of medical innovation. Students profit from our conveniently located key labs, including those at Bayreuth’s Centre for Materials Science & Engineering (ZMW, TAO) and at the new Bavarian Polymer Institute.... [-]


MSc in Biomedical Engineering

Eindhoven University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Netherlands Eindhoven

Biomedical engineering is a relatively new discipline that is up-and-coming. Modern technology has become an inextricable part of medicine and healthcare. That means there is a growing need for both the technological and the healthcare side for people with a grasp of increasingly complex biomedical problems.

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Biomedical engineering is a relatively new discipline that is up-and-coming. Modern technology has become an inextricable part of medicine and healthcare. That means there is a growing need on both the technological and the healthcare side for people with a grasp of increasingly complex biomedical problems.

Profile of the biomedical engineer

Biomedical engineers specialize in solving technological problems that require an understanding of how the human body functions. They combine a knowledge of the synthetic and analytic methods of physics and chemistry, computational methods of mathematics, and measurement and control systems of electrical engineering with a thorough medical and biological foundation.... [-]


MSc in Biomedical Engineering

Tufts University - School of Engineering
Campus Full time Part time August 2019 USA Medford

The Biomedical Engineering Department offers programs leading to the Master of Science (M.S.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees, as well as a certificate program for those seeking professional development or as a gateway to the M.S. program. [+]

About BME

Leading education and research in biomedical engineering to improve human health

Biomedical engineering is a discipline of growing importance in society and is a vital and growing part not only of the Boston area but also of the whole US territory infrastructure – industry, academics, and hospitals. The field of biomedical engineering has been growing rapidly in the past few years. This expansion is due to many factors, including

scientific and technological advances in molecular and cell biology, materials science and the engineering disciplines; the increasing recognition of the role of interdisciplinary strategies to solve complex biomedical problems; the aging of the population leading to increased healthcare needs and the associated demands and costs. ... [-]

Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering

Kaunas University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Lithuania Kaunas

Aging population poses difficult challenges to the health care system, and Biomedical Engineering is helpful in finding solutions for those challenges. During studies, the students deepen their theoretical knowledge and develop their research skills for development and improvement of the equipment for medical diagnostics, therapy, and health monitoring. The graduates work in the industry of medical devices, research centers, and state regulatory institutions. [+]

Aging population poses difficult challenges to the health care system, and Biomedical Engineering is helpful in finding solutions for those challenges. During studies, the students deepen their theoretical knowledge and develop their research skills for development and improvement of the equipment for medical diagnostics, therapy, and health monitoring. The graduates work in the industry of medical devices, research centers, and state regulatory institutions.

Internationally known in Biomedical Engineering research

KTU Biomedical Engineering Institute is internationally famous for creating an application of advanced decisions for health care using electronics, telecommunications and IT growing fields.... [-]