12 months
21592 USD/year
21592 USD/year
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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.


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.


Our program aims 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:

  • 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


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • graduated from a recognized university and obtained a bachelor's degree, 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"; or
  • completed a course of study in a tertiary educational institution and obtained professional or similar qualifications equivalent to an honours degree.
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21592 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21592 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    21592 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21592 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • Full time HK$169,500 by 2 installments
  • Part time HK$169,500 by 5 installments

Living costs for Hong Kong

13720 - 23419 HKD /month
Living costs

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


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