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Biomaterials Engineering, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
, NY,
Alfred University offers an MS degree in Biomaterials Engineering (BME) designed for students who wish to study materials for medical applications. Our BME graduates are well prepared to enter the rapidly growing “biotech” industries where knowledge of both materials and molecular cell biology is rare.

About

The Alfred University graduate Biomaterials Engineering program was created nearly two decades ago as a joint effort between the Division of Biology and the School of Engineering with the financial assistance of the Whittaker Foundation grant.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Biomedical Materials
  • Advanced Biomedical Materials Engineering
  • Graduate-level materials science electives 
  • Graduate-level biology electives
  • Graduate Seminar
  • Thesis research 

Detailed Programme Facts

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

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • Standardized Tests
  • Resume
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Statement of Intent
  • Official Transcripts
  • Transfer Graduate Credits
  • Interviews
  • Evidence of Financial Support 
  • Photocopy of Passport Page with Picture and Full Name
  • Graduate Student Transcripts
  • Health and Immunization Forms

Tuition Fee

  • International

    22520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22520 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    22520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22520 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Hornell

  • 783 - 1710 USD/month
    Living Costs

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