Biomedical Engineering, M.Sc. | Michigan Technological University | Houghton, United States
12 months
26505 USD/year
26505 USD/year
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At the Biomedical Engineering program of Michigan Technological University we're combining the best of the natural and artificial worlds. 


What you'll work on

The Biomedical Engineering program of Michigan Technological University develops new devices at the interface of engineering, biology, and medicine. We emphasize research and education in cardiovascular engineering, tissue regeneration and stem cell engineering, biomaterials, physiological measurements, biosensors, microdevices, biomechanics, and medical imaging and optics. Faculty and students have developed businesses with the technologies developed in our laboratories.

Who you’ll work with

You will work with leading biomedical engineers and scientists from across campus. Local and regional hospitals provide opportunities for clinical studies. Collaborations with leading medical institutions from across the country provide opportunities to explore the clinical applications of their research.

Where you'll work

Our labs isolate and culture human cells, image blood flows, model complex biological processes, design new sensors and electrical circuits, and develop new biomaterials. Our facilities include digital 2-D and 3-D fluorescence microscopes, ultrasound and optical equipment, mechanical testing equipment, and cell and tissue culture facilities. A wide variety of testing, analytical, and imaging equipment is available from facilities all across campus. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biomedical Instrumentation
  • Tissue Engineering
  • Biomaterials
  • Biomechanics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 3 Letters of Recommendation (waived for Michigan Tech Biomedical Undergrads)
  • Résumé / Curriculum vitae
  • Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of 3.0
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or science 
  • No GRE required
  • TOEFL: Recommended Score of at least 110 iBT
  • IELTS: Recommended Overall Band score of at least 8.0
  • Michigan Tech requires a minimum 79 overall TOEFL or 6.5 overall IELTS score.

Tuition Fee

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    26505 USD/year
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Living costs for Houghton

1000 - 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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