Master's Degrees in Bio & Biomedical Engineering in Germany

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Studying Bio & Biomedical Engineering

Bio and biomedical engineering is an interdisciplinary specialisation that serves as a bridge between engineering, biology and medicine. Biomedical engineering studies ways to improve the diagnostics, therapy, care, rehabilitation and life quality by researching and developing therapeutic devices, equipment, implants, medical imaging devices as well as pharmaceuticals.

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Studying in Germany

Universities in Germany are famous for excellent education, not only in engineering. German degrees are recognized all around the world and have a strong international focus. Various scholarships and special support for international students are available.

Applying to a Master's in Germany

If you've decided to study a Master's degree at a university in Germany , you will have to gather the right documents to prove that you fit the university requirements. Provide complete personal information, previous qualifications, financial information, and a personal statement.

Before you start collecting all the documents needed to apply to a university in Germany, you will have to either have to check if your qualifications match those requested by the university with an HZB (Hochschulzugangsberechtigung) or attend an entrance examination (if you’re from outside the EU/EEA). After you are cleared of these, you will need to check a certain process, called Numerus Clausus, which is a thorough process of selection.

The final step will be to provide these documents:

  • Certified copy of your previously completed degree;

  • An official translation of the course modules and grades;

  • A passport photo;

  • Copy of your passport;

  • Proof of language proficiency – German (and / or English);

  • A motivation letter;

  • Proof you covered the application fee.

If you want to study one of the numerous programmes in English, offered by German universities, then you should have an IELTS or a TOEFL proficiency test to prove your English language proficiency.

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20 Bio & Biomedical Engineering Master's degrees in Germany

M.Sc. Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Technology is a leading growth sector in national and global markets. Innovations are still ahead for many key technologies in the field (e.g. physiological and technical control loops, medical imaging, or assisted minimally invasive surgery). Globalization of markets and a strong customer orientation create excellent employment and career chances.

M.Sc. Molecular Bioengineering

The MS in Molecular Bioengineering course aims to teach students the fundamentals in biomedicine and bio-nanotechnology combining biology and technology.It brings a novel combination of biology, biochemistry, biophysics, materials science, medical science, bioinformatics and nanotechnology together.

Faculty of Natural Sciences
M.Sc. Biomedical Technologies

The Biomedical Technologies programme is offered at the University of Tübingen. The international master´s program of Biomedical Technologies with an english spoken curriculum started in 2013

M.Sc. Bionics/Biomimetics

The natural world as a source of engineering inspiration – that’s the core idea behind the fields bionics, a combination of the terms “biology” and “technics”, which means engineering in this context. In English, the approach of combining biology and engineering is often called biomimetics.

Technology and Bionics
M.Sc. Medical Systems Engineering

Based on the Bachelor knowledge of engineering and natural sciences the programme offers in depth studies of Medical Systems Engineering, in particular Medical Technology and Biotechnology and Medical Informatics. Additionally it comprises general courses in Medical Science, Neuroscience and legal issues.

M.Sc. Biomedical Engineering

This programme offers an interdisciplinary course of studies in life science. Students in the field of Biomedical Engineering will gain knowledge in engineering as well as in medical and natural sciences. Graduates will also have the necessary qualifications to pursue a doctoral degree.

PUBLIC English-taught International Programmes at RWTH Aachen University
M.Sc. Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical engineering deals with the research and development of methods and systems for the early detection, diagnosis, therapy and rehabilitation of diseases. Biomedical engineering is a multidisciplinary field of engineering whose contributions make it an excellent partner for medical research and the relevant industrial sectors.

M.Sc. Biomedical Computing

The Master's in Biomedical Computing is taught in English over four semesters and is an interdisciplinary program involving the Department of Informatics and the TUM Medical School. The program bridges the gap between computer science and medicine, focusing on software and imaging-related solutions for computer-aided medical procedures.

Faculty of Informatics
M.Sc. Biomedical Engineering (BME)

The Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering at the FH Aachen is an interdisciplinary and internationally oriented program providing students with state of the art scientific knowledge. Additionally, our faculty members are scientifically active on the frontiers of science and technology, which provides students the in-depth scientific skills and knowledge they need for future careers. 

Department of Medical Technology and Technomathematics
M.Sc. Biotechnology - Bioengineering

The interplay between the individual subdivisions of research and development, production, marketing and sales is becoming increasingly important. So too is the integration of complex systems from biological, technical and IT sub-systems. Graduates of this degree programme are therefore specifically trained to be able to handle such complex tasks.

Biotechnologie und Bioinformatik
M.Sc. Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical engineering supports biologists and medical professionals with technical solutions. These systems are complex, as are the subject areas: Systems Analysis, Modelling and Simulation, Medical Instrumentation, Biosensor Development, Signal Processing, Image processing, Rehabilitation Technology and Prosthetics, Medical Assistance Systems, Clinical Engineering and Biotechnology. 

M.Sc. Biomedical Engineering

Luebeck's Biomedical Engineering Master Program is designed for students who wish to pursue careers in research and development, academia, or industry. The objective of the program is to educate students in the interdisciplinary fields of engineering and medicine.

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