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Biomedical Engineering, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #637 (BCR) ,
The Universität zu Lübeck and the Lübeck University of Applied Sciences welcome students from all over the world to increase their knowledge in Biomedical Engineering. 


The Master’s Programme of Biomedical Engineering in Lübeck is designed for students who wish to pursue careers in research and development, academics, or industry. The goal of the programme is to educate students in the interdisciplinary fields of engineering and medicine.

Job Perspectives

Graduates have a wide range of job opportunities in various branches in the field of medical technology: industry, research institutions, hospitals, or Notified Bodies like TÜV. In the industry these opportunities include research and development, sales, regulatory affairs and inspection services. In addition, the Master's Program focuses strongly on research and provides opportunities to pursue PhD programs at universities both in Germany and abroad.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anatomy
  • Hygiene and Sterilization
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Physiology
  • Biomechanics
  • Biophysics
  • Signals and Systems in Medical Imaging
  • Signals and Systems in Medical Imaging - Lab
  • Numerical Methods in Medicine
  • Design Methodology
  • Design Methodology - Project
  • Materials Science

      Detailed Programme Facts

      • Programme intensity Full-time
        • Full-time duration 24 months
      • Credits
        120 credit points alternative credits
      • Languages
        • English
      • Delivery mode
        On Campus

      English Language Requirements

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      General Requirements

      Applicants for the Master's Program in Biomedical Engineering in Lübeck must have a university or university of applied sciences degree (e.g. Bachelor's Degree) in one of the following areas:

      • Biomedical Engineering
      • Medical Technology
      • Electrical Engineering
      • Electronics
      • Information Technology
      • Mechanical Engineering
      • Mechatronics
      • Physics
      • Process Engineering
      • Materials Technology

      Tuition Fee

      • International

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      Living costs for Lübeck

      • 730 - 1100 EUR/month
        Living Costs

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