M.Sc. On Campus

BioMedical Engineering and Design

12 months
4150 EUR/year
2650 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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Skills and knowledge connected to the activities of R&D in the biomedical sector are the main targets of the BioMedical Engineering and Design program from MINES Saint-Étienne.


The biomedical sector requires an increasing capacity to evolve in a multicultural environment specifically at the interface between engineering and health, where exchanges and communication with the practitioners are essential. Besides, basic skills in science and engineering are compulsory for the engineer in the biomedical sector. These competencies are adapted and specialized to this sector during the programme.

Career opportunities

The graduated of the BioMedical Engineering and Design program from MINES Saint-Étienne will work both in the upstream and the downstream of the sector and at the interfaces between the manufacturers and the end users. The sector concerns the international R&D in the branch of health industry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biology
  • Medical diagnosis tools
  • Medical image analysis and processing
  • Nano-medicine, nano-toxicity
  • Healthcare Engineering
  • Innovation in healthcare system

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines






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.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be graduated of a M1 in sciences or an equivalent Bachelor degree.
  • This programme will give preference to engineering students without a biomedical background and who want to get a position at the interface of engineering and health, or continue with a PhD in the domain.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    4150 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4150 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2650 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2650 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Saint-Étienne

740 - 980 EUR /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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