Biomedical Engineering

Flinders University

M.Eng. On Campus Blended
24 months
39500 AUD/year
32600 AUD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Engineering in Biomedical Engineering from Flinders University capitalises on the growing opportunities for biomedical engineers caused by various factors including the demand for increasingly sophisticated medical technology to support the quality of life of an ageing population, and the demand for devices to improve health and fitness particularly within elite sports.


Please note effective 20 March 9pm AEDT, the Australian Government implemented new travel bans and restrictions whereby only Australian citizens, Permanent Residents, their spouses and dependants could enter the country. For students who would like to study a course that’s offered on campus, we will work with you to enrol you online first and transition you to campus once the travel restrictions change.

If you already have an undergraduate engineering degree and would like to broaden your expertise or specialise in the field of biomedical engineering as a practising engineer, Flinders University’s biomedical engineering course is designed to meet your needs.

The courses integrate with the strong and active research and development program in biomedical engineering within the College of Science and Engineering, often carried out in conjunction with the College of Medicine and Public Health.

The College of Science and Engineering also hosts the University’s Medical Device Research Institute.


Graduates of this Master of Engineering in Biomedical Engineering from Flinders University work in a variety of areas including the design and production of diagnostic and therapeutic medical equipment in hospitals, devices to assist in home-based health care and rehabilitation, and sensory and control systems.

Potential occupations include:

  • biomedical engineer
  • medical device assessor
  • clinical support specialist
  • field service engineer
  • pathology and specialist product educator.


This program is fully accredited by Engineers Australia at the level of professional engineer. Professional engineering courses accredited by Engineers Australia are recognised internationally under the Washington Accord. Graduates will meet the academic requirements for attaining chartered professional engineering status.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Workplace Preparation
  • Biomechanics 
  • Biomedical Instrumentation
  • Project Management and Innovation
  • Control Systems
  • Physiological Measurement
  • Standards, Ethics and Compliance

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




72 alternative credits


On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must normally hold Flinders University’s Graduate Diploma in Engineering Science (specialisation B1-B3), or a relevant Bachelor of Engineering, Bachelor of Engineering Technology, Bachelor of Engineering Science or equivalent overseas qualification with an average grade of credit (5.0) or greater. Students without such a qualification should apply for the Graduate Diploma in Engineering Science.
  • CRICOS: 2CM011

Tuition Fee

  • International

    39500 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 39500 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    32600 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32600 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.


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.

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