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RWTH Aachen University


Biomedical Engineering

Subjects: Biomedical Engineering,Engineering,Medicine,Biomedicine

M.Sc. | Master of Science

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
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💶  Cost per Semester
310 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

This Master’s programme at RWTH Aachen University equips students with advanced knowledge, skills, and methods in Biomedical Engineering. It aims to foster higher scientific qualifications and independence in this field. Unlike other programmes such as Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering, which only offer specialisations in Biomedical Engineering, this is the only programme that culminates in an independent Master of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering. Students will delve into various study subjects, gaining expertise in areas like medical imaging, biomaterials, biomechanics, and bioinformatics. The curriculum is designed to provide a comprehensive understanding of both theoretical and practical aspects, ensuring graduates are well-prepared for the challenges in the biomedical sector. By focusing solely on Biomedical Engineering, this programme stands out, offering a unique and dedicated path for those passionate about advancing in this innovative field.

Program Information

Study Location Aachen
Start Semester Winter
Study Form Full-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 310 EUR
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⏱️ Application Start Winter

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

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all applicants are required to successfully pass the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) General Test (no more than two years old). Applications without GRE will not be considered. At least 160 points must be achieved in the quantitative part of this test. Applicants who are citizens of a member state of the European Union or of the European Economic Area (EEA) as well as “Bildungsinländerinnen” or “Bildungsinländer”, i.e. non-German citizens who have a German school leaving certificate or university degree, are exempt from this rule.

Qualification Requirements

A basic requirement for admission is a recognized university degree according to § 3 (4) GER. (2) To meet the educational prerequisites and successfully complete the Master’s course of study in Biomedical Engineering, the applicant must have the necessary knowledge evidenced by credit points (CP) in the following areas:  A total of 90 CP from the areas of engineering, mathematics, and natural sciences.  These 90 CP must include the subjects listed in the following table at the minimum level indicated. Mathematics Higher mathematics, including linear algebra (vector and tensor calculus, matrices, eigenvalues), analysis (series, differential and integral calculus, Taylor expansion, functions of several variables, Fourier analysis, ordinary and partial differential equations), and numerical methods (discretization, direct solution methods for linear systems of equations) 20 CP Chemistry Higher chemistry, including inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, biochemistry, and physical chemistry 20 CP NUMBER 2022/145 ISSUED BY DIVISION 1.1 OF DEPARTMENT 1.0 ON BEHALF OF THE RECTOR OF RWTH AACHEN UNIVERSIY Templergraben 55, 52056 Aachen | Tel. +49 241 80-99091 | Fax. +49 241 80-92609 | 4/11 Biology Higher biology, including human cell biology, genetics, microbiology, molecular biology, human anatomy, and human physiology 20 CP Physics & Engineering Higher physics, including mechanics, electrical engineering, thermodynamics, nuclear physics, solid mechanics, statics, and dynamics

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