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Biomedical Engineering, B.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #262 (BCR) ,
The Biomedical Engineering program of University of Victoria, British Columbia allows students to use their training to analyze problems in medicine and biology and to design technologies that provide an overall enhancement of health care and medicine.

About

The Biomedical Engineering program of University of Victoria, British Columbia includes biomechanics, medical implants and rehabilitation engineering. Biomedical engineers possess a firm foundation in engineering, a working knowledge of human biology and an understanding of medicine and clinical practice.

Areas of focus

  • Electrical engineering
  • Mechanical engineering

Careers

  • Careers biomedical product designer
  • Cell culture and assay tool developer
  • Medical imaging engineer

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Molecular and Cellular Physiology for Engineers
  • Quantitative Human Physiology
  • Engineering Materials with BME applications
  • Biosensors and Instrumentation
  • Biomedical Engineering Design
  • Special Topics in Biomedical Engineering

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    575

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

  • International students must complete 12 years or more of academic preparation and graduate from a recognized senior secondary school program. University entrance examinations required in the home country may also be requested.
  • In addition, students must satisfy UVic’s English Language Proficiency Requirement (ENPR). Meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee admission. Some programs have a higher admission cut-off, or require specific prerequisite courses, and/or additional selection criteria.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26895 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26895 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    6303 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6303 CAD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Victoria

  • 1490 - 2100 CAD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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