Biomedical Engineering, M.Eng. | University of Ottawa | Ottawa, Canada
24 months
10286 CAD/year
2658 CAD/year
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Biomedical Engineering from University of Ottawa combines the teaching and research strengths of many academic units across the University of Ottawa and Carleton University. 


Biomedical Engineering from University of Ottawa is multidisciplinary, and it combines the teaching and research input of seven primary participating academic units at:

Students at Biomedical Engineering from University of Ottawa will gain knowledge in:

  • Medical instrumentation
    • Biomedical image processing
    • Biomechanics and biomaterials
    • Medical informatics
    • Telemedecine

    Programme Structure

    Courses include:

    • Biomedical Instrumentation 
    • Biological Signals
    • Medical Image Processing
    • Medical Imaging Principles and Technology
    • Wavelet Applications in Biomedical Image Processing
    • Advanced Topics in Biomedical Image Processing 
    • Advanced Topics in Medical Instrumentation
    • Advanced Topics in Biomechanics and Biomaterials 
    • Advanced Topics II Medical Informatics and Telemedicine 
    • Biomedical Engineering
    • Clinical Engineering
    • Policy Analysis 
    • Biological and Engineering Materials
    • Biomechanics of Skeletal System, Motion and Tissue 
    • Biofluid Mechanics
    • Ergonomics and Design 
    • Interactive Networked Systems and Telemedicine

    Key information


    • Full-time
      • 24 months

    Start dates & application deadlines


    60 alternative credits


    On Campus

    Academic requirements

    GPA admission requirements GPA

    Other requirements

    General requirements

    • Have a bachelor’s degree with a specialization or a major (or equivalent) in engineering, science, computer science, or a related discipline, with a minimum admission average of 75% (B+).
    • Letter of Intent outlining your career goals and proposed research area.
    • Resume.
    • 2 Recommendation letters
    • Transcripts 
    • English Proficiency

    Tuition Fee

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    • International

      10286 CAD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 5143 CAD per semester during 24 months.
    • National

      2658 CAD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 1329 CAD per semester during 24 months.

    Living costs for Ottawa

    1168 - 1925 CAD /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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