M.Sc. On Campus

Biomedical Engineering

Tufts University

12 months
54196 USD/year
54196 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Biomedical technology is booming. Companies are seeking engineers who understand the medical uses of diagnostic imaging instrumentation, who have training in tissue engineering, or who are well-versed in biomaterials to design artificial joints. Students graduate from the Biomedical Engineering program of Tufts University ready to advance in the ever-changing field of biomedical engineering.


About the Program

The Biomedical Engineering Department offers programs leading to the Master of Science (M.S.) degrees. All of our M.S. programs can be taken on a part-time basis.

The booming biomedical industry demands skilled professionals whose expertise can cross traditional boundaries of science and engineering. The Biomedical Engineering program of Tufts University addresses this need through a highly interdisciplinary course of study. Students focus on one of several biomedically relevant topics, including tissue engineering, biological delivery, or the interaction of biomaterials with mammalian tissues.

As a student in the Tufts Biomedical Engineering program, you will find an exceptional academic experience, distinguished by close faculty interactions that will propel you from graduate study to your career.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Biomedical Engineering
  • Analytical Tools of Biomedical Engineering
  • Molecular Biotechnology
  • Design of Medical Instrumentation
  • Optics and Wave Motion
  • Medical Imagining

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants to the graduate program are expected to have a degree at the level of bachelor or master in engineering or basic/applied/health sciences.
  • Requirements include a basic knowledge of biology, math through ordinary differential equations, and some basic engineering courses (for example, fluid mechanics, properties of materials, thermodynamics, circuit theory).
  • Students who do not meet all requirements may be admitted into the program pending the successful completion of courses aimed at the fulfillment of the requirements.
  • Application Fee
  • Resume/CV
  • Personal Statement
  • GRE General Test scores are not required
  • Official TOEFL, IELTS, or Duolingo test scores (if applicable)
  • Transcripts
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Portfolio (optional)

Tuition Fee

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    54196 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 54196 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    54196 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 54196 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Medford

1458 - 3019 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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