Medical Engineering, M.Sc. | California Institute of Technology - Caltech | Pasadena, United States
12 months
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56364 USD/year
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About

The Medical Engineering program at California Institute of Technology - Caltech is designed for students with an engineering background who are interested in applications of micro-/nanoscale science and technology in medicine, which forms the core of Caltech’s multidisciplinary Medical Engineering.

Overview

Aims and Scope of Graduate Study in Medical Engineering

The goal of the Medical Engineering program at California Institute of Technology - Caltech is to close the gap between engineering and medicine. Our Medical Engineering research and education leverage Caltech’s strengths in engineering, applied science, and other fundamental fields, to apply emerging technological advances to medicine, and to create innovative diagnostic, monitoring, and therapeutic systems.

Our major tracks of research are: micro/nano medical technologies and devices, medical nanoelectronics, biomedical materials and biomechanics, fluidics and bioinspired design, and medical imaging and sensing.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Clinical Physiology and Pathophysiology for Engineers
  • Undergraduate Research in Medical Engineering
  • Design and Construction of Biodevices
  • Special Topics in Medical Engineering: Medical Polymers
  • Research in Medical Engineering

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants whose first language or native language is not English are required to submit Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) scores with their applications.
  • Three letters of recommendation are required
  • Official transcripts
  • Upload a CV or Resume
  • Statement of Purpose 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    56364 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 56364 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    56364 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 56364 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Pasadena

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

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Financing

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Funding

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