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Biomedical Engineering

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
23440 USD/year
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About

This Biomedical Engineering programme at The Chinese University of Hong Kong offers courses that cover a range of essential topics within BME including biochemical technology, medical imaging, bioinformatics, biomechanics, bionanotechnology, rehabilitation, prosthetics, medical instrumentation and medical device regulatory affairs.

Overview

Administrated by the Department of Biomedical Engineering, which is the first BME department established in Hong Kong, this Biomedical Engineering programme at The Chinese University of Hong Kong is taught by faculty members from Faculty of Medicine, School of Life Sciences and Faculty of Engineering. Students are exposed to latest technical contents by practicing specialists.

Mission

  • To be the premier source of well-educated biomedical engineers in the broad fields of medical devices, biosensors, bioinformatics, biomaterials, medical biotechnologies, and to nurture future leaders in the field of biomedical engineering.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Biomedical Engineering
  • Basic Biomedical Science
  • Medical Robotics
  • Bioinformatics 
  • Medical Imaging 
  • Medical Device Regulatory Affairs and Intellectual Property
  • E-Health Technologies
  • Medical Devices and Sensor Networks 
  • BioMEMS and Bio-Nanotechnology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English, Chinese (Mandarin)

Credits

30 alternative credits

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.
Lower Second Class

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.
79
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

Other requirements

General requirements

The applicant should have:

  • graduated from a recognized university and obtained a Bachelor's degree in a relevant Engineering, Science, or Medical discipline, normally with honours not lower than Second Class; or
  • graduated from an honours programme of a recognized university with a Bachelor's degree, normally achieving an average grade of not lower than "B" in undergraduate courses; or
  • completed a course of study in tertiary educational institutes and obtained professional or similar qualifications equivalent to an honours degree (not lower than Second Class or equivalent); or

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23440 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23440 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    23440 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23440 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

HK$165,000

Funding

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