B.Sc. On Campus

Biomedical Engineering

Rutgers University

48 months
34748 USD/year
34748 USD/year
14354 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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Have an interest in designing prostheses, artificial organs, or pharmaceutical products? Then the Biomedical Engineering program of Rutgers University is for you.


Why Rutgers for Biomedical Engineering?

Rutgers University is located in the heart of one of the world’s highest concentrations of health care companies. New Jersey is the fourth-largest biotech center in the US, home to more than 130 biotech companies; nearly half of the nation’s $30-billion private health research takes place here.

This gives Rutgers unparalleled access to leaders and innovators in the field as well as to resources, including research funding and internship opportunities for our students. We are proud to have executives from a wide range of companies including Siemens, Johnson & Johnson and Merck on our industry advisory board.

The department’s 30 professors and more than 40 affiliated faculty associates are recognized leaders in fields such as molecular, cellular, and nanosystems bioengineering; biomaterials and tissue engineering; biomechanics and rehabilitation engineering; neuroengineering and neurotechnology; physiologic systems and bioinstrumentation; and computational bioengineering and biomedical imaging.

The state-of-the-art Biomedical Engineering program of Rutgers University building features core facilities for genomics and protenomics, tissue engineering, advanced microscopy, biomedical optics, microfabrication, nanotechnology, animal study, high-performance computing and an open lab design to facilitate interdisciplinary collaboration.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biomechanics
  • Biomaterials
  • Biomedical Transport Phenomena
  • Kinetics and Thermodynamics of Biological Systems
  • Biomedical Devices and Systems
  • Biomedical Engineering System Physiology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


129 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • A $70 non-refundable application fee is required
  • Self-Reported Academic Record (SRAR)
  • Due to the uncertainty of future test dates and availability of standardized tests, Rutgers will make submission of SAT and ACT test scores optional
  • English Proficiency Examination Requirements
  • Letters of recommendation are not used for admissions consideration

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    34748 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17374 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    34748 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17374 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    14354 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7177 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for New Brunswick

1204 - 2963 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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