18 months
7884 USD/module
7884 USD/module
Tuition fee
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The Bioengineering program of University of Pennsylvania provides an interdisciplinary education in scientific and engineering fundamentals, with an emphasis on new developments in the field of Bioengineering. 


Key facts:

  • The Bioengineering program of University of Pennsylvania provides students with a customized curriculum designed to prepare them to function creatively and independently in industry, research and development, government or academia.
  • The master's degree program provides rigorous and advanced training in engineering with a focus on biological and medical sciences. The flexible curriculum allows students to select their own graduate coursework in math, biomedical sciences, bioengineering, and other science and engineering disciplines. The University of Pennsylvania has a "one university" philosophy, and students may register for courses from any School in the University. Our students typically take courses in the Schools of Engineering, Arts and Sciences, and Medicine.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Math

  • Biological Science

  • Bioengineering graduate courses (must be BE courses)

  • SEAS and or Biomedical Science Electives

  • general elective course from any science or engineering discipline

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Biographical information (part of the online application)
  • Resume
  • Personal Statement
  • Two [2] official Letters of Recommendation
  • Unofficial Transcript – submitted with application
  • $80 non-refundable application fee
  • GRE scores
  • English language proficiency tests

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7884 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7884 USD per module during 18 months.
  • National

    7884 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7884 USD per module during 18 months.
  • Tuition per 1 course

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 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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