24 months
5500 EUR/year
1000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Start date


This Master's programme in Biomedical Materials and Devices at Universidade de Aveiro constitutes a specialisation which can follow a wide range of 1st cycle degrees. 

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Although a natural choice for those with degrees in Materials Engineering, it is also intelligible for graduates from other areas akin to either Materials or Biomedicine.

Accordingly, the Master's programme in Biomedical Materials and Devices at Universidade de Aveiro includes integration courses designed for those with 1st degrees in different areas in order to establish a common basis of concepts and language, as required by the interdisciplinarity of the biomedical area.

The purpose of attracting graduates from diverse backgrounds is both to correspond to the growing interest in linking the life sciences with other scientific areas, and to provide future masters with an added value regarding employability.      

Professional outcomes

Master's graduates are prepared to find employment in biomedical research laboratories, in industries manufacturing materials and components for biomedicine, and with suppliers of implantable components and devices and instruments for diagnosis, amongst others.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Electronic Instrumentation 
  • Tissue Engineering & Terapeutics 
  • Laboratories in Biomedical Engineering 
  • Integrated Cell Biology 
  • Materials In Technology 
  • Surfaces and Interfaces
  • Biomaterials

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants for enrolment will be selected by the Selection Board of the Study Cycle, taking into account the following parameters:

  • Academic curriculum;
  • Scientific curriculum;
  • Professional curriculum.
Sub-criteria and their respective weighting are given in a specific minute approved by the jury for this application, available for consultation at the same location as this Call for Applications. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5500 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    1000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1000 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Aveiro

500 - 900 EUR /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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