12 months
36150 USD/year
36150 USD/year
18998 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The M.S. in Biomedical Image Computing at University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign blends together the fields of biomedical imaging science and machine learning. 


Students will receive a rigorous training in imaging systems and analysis, computational imaging, and machine learning, in preparation for an industry career.

Financial Aid

  • The tuition and fees for the M.S. in Biomedical Image Computing  at University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign are the standard Graduate and Professional Programs rates for the College of Engineering. 
  • Students in the M.S. in Biomedical Image Computing program are not eligible for tuition-waiver generating assistantships.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Biomedical Computed Imaging Systems
  • Statistical Analysis of Biomedical Images
  • Computational Mathematics for Machine Learning and Imaging
  • Applied Deep Learning for Biomedical Imaging
  • Applied High-Performance Computing for Imaging Science
  • Foundations of Imaging Science

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should have a bachelor’s degree in an engineering or other quantitative discipline from an accredited college or university. Students should have a minimum grade point average of 3.00 (A=4.00) or equivalent for the last two years of undergraduate study and show evidence of strong quantitative skills and of serious interest in imaging and machine learning through their personal statement. 
  • Students in the program do not have automatic admission to the Ph.D. program in any engineering department.
  • All applicants whose native language is not English must submit a minimum TOEFL score of 102 (iBT), 257 (CBT), or 613 (PBT); or minimum International English Language Testing System (IELTS) academic exam scores of 7.0 overall and 6.0 in all subsections. 
  • Applicants may be exempt from the TOEFL if certain criteria are met. Applicants with lesser scores may still apply. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    36150 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 36150 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    36150 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36150 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    18998 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18998 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Urbana

1100 - 1500 USD /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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