Programs:

Biomedical Engineering

Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Biomedical Engineering

Training of multidisciplinary professionals who are comfortable in both biomedical and engineering environments, with focus on advances in medical research and applications of new technology in health care and biological systems.

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Degree Details

MD / Doctorate (MD/Ph.D.)

A research program created by the Faculties of Engineering and Health Sciences to provide a unique collaborative environment that leverages McMaster's existing expertise in medical sciences and engineering, and links current and emerging areas of molecular, medical and bioengineering research.

Areas of Research

  • Biomaterials & tissue engineering
  • Imaging
  • Biomedical technology
  • Bioprocessing
  • Biophotonics
  • Medical Robotics
Length:
7 years +
Program Type:
Thesis
Typical Entry:
May, September

Degree Options

Master of Applied Science (M.A.Sc.)Degree Details

Length:
2 years
Required Credential:
Honours Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in engineering or physical science backgrounds
Program Type:
Thesis

Doctorate (Ph.D.)Degree Details

Length:
4 years
Required Credential:
M.Sc., M.A.Sc. or equivalent

MD / Doctorate (MD/Ph.D.)Degree Details

Length:
7 years +
Program Type:
Thesis