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Biomedical Engineering

University of Saskatchewan

M.Eng. On Campus
24 months
Duration
6730 CAD/year
4260 CAD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

This interdisciplinary program in Biomedical Engineering offered by University of Saskatchewan involves the application of Engineering Sciences to the solution of specific problems in Medicine, Veterinary Medicine, and related fields.

Overview

Program Details

The dominant areas of research interest among our faculty include:  biomechanics, nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy and magnetic resonance imaging, ultrasonography, biomedical signal and image processing, applications of artificial neural networks, fuzzy logic and expert systems, physiological system modeling, and medical instrumentation.

While at the University of Saskatchewan, you will have access to state of the art facilities, labs, and research centres such as the Biomedical Beam Line of the Canadian Light Source, Canada's only synchrotron.

The university is located in Saskatchewan, a province known for its agricultural production and advanced research in agro-biological science and engineering. In this program you'll be able to study and conduct research in:

  • agriculture machinery design
  • sensors and instrumentation for agriculture and biological systems
  • agricultural building environments
  • soil and water management
  • cold-regions hydrology
  • postharvest and food process engineering
  • value-added bioprocessing
  • biomass and bioenergy

At the Biomedical Engineering program you'll also benefit from the close relations our faculty have with the following industry and research partners:

  • Prairie Agricultural Machinery Institute
  • Institute for Agricultural Rural and Environmental Health
  • Prairie Swine Centre Inc.
  • National Hydrology Water Research Center
  • Canada-Saskatchewan Irrigation Development Centre
  • Saskatchewan Food Industry Development Centre
  • POS Bio-Sciences

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Biomechanics
  • Biomedical signal and image processing
  • Medical instrumentation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
86
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
B
B (recommended)

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
86
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Language Proficiency Requirements: Proof of English proficiency may be required for international applicants and for applicants whose first language is not English.
  • a cumulative weighted average of at least a 70% (U of S grade system equivalent) in the last two years of study (i.e. 60 credit units)
  • a four-year honours degree, or equivalent, from a recognized college or university in an academic discipline relevant to the proposed field of study

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6730 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6730 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    4260 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4260 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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