Master's Degrees in Bio & Biomedical Engineering in Portugal

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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 Portugal

Portugal is one of the most popular countries for study exchange programmes and many universities are active members of the Erasmus program. Portuguese universities are both focusing both on providing valuable theoretical knowledge and on engaging students in prevalent research projects. Many universities are affiliated with several research centres and they have been contributing to more than 1% of the world's highly cited publications.

10 Bio & Biomedical Engineering Master's degrees in Portugal

M.Sc. Biomedical Engineering

The current cycle of studies encompasses a lecturing component, a project unit and a placement/thesis. The latter can include a dissertation of scientific nature or an industrial placement subject to a final report, providing they are original and specifically conceived towards that aim.

M.Eng. Biological Engineering

A Biological Engineer resorts to its background training in Biology, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Engineering to find solutions to technical and scientific problems in interface areas between Biology with Engineering.

Department of Bioengineering
M.Sc. Biomedical Engineering

The current cycle of studies encompasses a lecturing component, a project unit and a placement/thesis. The latter can include a dissertation of scientific nature or an industrial placement subject to a final report, providing they are original and specifically conceived towards that aim.

Faculty of Biotechnology
M.Eng. Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering uses the tools os engineering to analyse and solve key challenges in fundamental medicine and in the clinic, and applies advanced technologies to the complex problems of health systems. The masters program in Biomedical Engineering at IST is coordinated by the Department of Bioengineering. The course is a partnership with the School of Medicine of the University of Lisbon.

Department of Bioengineering
M.Sc. Bioengineering and Nanosystems

The Master in Bioengineering and Nanosystems from Instituto Superior Técnico is a second cycle programme innovative and unique in Portugal, based on an advanced inter- and transdisciplinary approach between Engineering and Life Sciences, with a strong background in biology, biotechnology, chemistry, physics, materials science and engineering, electronics and informatics.

Department of Bioengineering
M.Sc. BioEngineering Systems

The Executive Masters program is a one-year educational program which matches the first year of the doctoral program in Bioengineering (graduates get a formal Advanced Studies Certificate upon completion)