M.Sc. On Campus

Biomedical Engineering

Heidelberg University

24 months
3000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The M.Sc. programme in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Heidelberg is an interdisciplinary programme open to graduates of a relevant Bachelor’s degree programme. 


Biomedical Engineering is a broad subject area, incorporating a combination of mathematics, physics, engineering, biology and medicine to answer health-science-related questions, for diagnostics, and for therapeutics.

The objective of the M.Sc. programme in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Heidelberg is to provide students with the skills and knowledge needed to conduct independent work and/or research in the field of biomedical engineering, particularly in areas related to computer science and medical physics.

Occupational Areas

Graduates enjoy outstanding career prospects in the health care and life science sectors, e.g. hospitals, research organisations, and the medical technology industry (manufacturers of biomedical devices/imaging systems, health-care software companies, the pharmaceutical industry, etc.).

Successful completion of the degree programme may also qualify graduates for further certification as state radiation protection commissioners (dependent upon the specific country).

Programme Structure

Topics to be studied include:
  • Anatomy, Physiology, Genetics
  • Biophysics
  • Medical Imaging
  • Computational Medical physics
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Radiotherapy

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

  • Application for enrollment (available in the service portal )
  • acceptance letter
  • the originals of school certificates relevant for admission and, where applicable, university certificates
  • 1 passport photo (loose)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    3000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1500 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Heidelberg

922 - 1397 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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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