Master’s Programme Biomedical Engineering

Course ID

UE 066 453 - Master's Programme Biomedical Engineering

Duration of course

4 semesters

Credits

120 ECTS

Certificate received upon completion

Diplom-Ingenieur
Master of Science

Course programme

Biomedical Engineering links together life sciences with traditional engineering sciences. Healthcare is placing ever-increasing and more fascinating technical demands on Biomedical Engineering, under growing demographic, ethical, ecological and cost pressures. Scientific and economic growth potential for Biomedical Engineering is believed to be very high, especially in Europe and the USA. In line with its motto 'Technology for people' and with its excellence in engineering sciences, TU Wien is rising to this challenge, both in its research and in research-led teaching, by focusing its activities in the field of Biomedical Engineering.

It is also the ambition of this international and research-focused master's programme in Biomedical Engineering to increase the number of women in engineering sciences, to improve communication between the engineering discipline and society and to attract international students, particularly from Central Europe. Because of the international orientation of this course and of biomedical engineering as a subject, all compulsory elements of this master's programme will be provided in the English language.

The master's programme Biomedical Engineering offers the opportunity to specialise in one of the following areas: Biomaterials & Biodynamics, Biomedical Signals & Instrumentation, Mathematical & Computational Biology, and Medical Physics & Imaging.

Graduates in this master's programme Biomedical Engineering will acquire a wide range of knowledge in their selected area of specialisation, as well as sufficient basic understanding of all areas of biomedical technology.
In line with professional requirements, the master's programme Biomedical Engineering offers qualifications in the following areas: technical and methodological skills, cognitive and practical abilities, social competencies, innovation skills and creativity.

Dean of Studies

Philipp Thurner

Univ.Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.sc.nat.

Vice Dean of Studies

Helmut Leeb

Ao.Univ.Prof.i.R. Univ.Prof. Dipl.-Ing.

More Information and Contact

Dekanat der Fakultät für Physik
Wiedner Hauptstraße 8-10
1040 Wien

T +43-1-58801-10001

Website of the Dean's office

Student's Union

Student Association Technical Physics

Wiedner Hauptstrasse 8-10
Roter Bereich, 1. Stock
1040 Wien

E bme@htu.at
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