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College of Engineering City University of Hong Kong MSc in Biomedical Engineering
College of Engineering City University of Hong Kong

MSc in Biomedical Engineering

Hong Kong, Hong Kong

1 Years


Full time, Part time

31 Mar 2024

Sep 2024

HKD 5,900 / per credit *


* For students admitted in 2024/25. The tuition fee indicated in the above schedule will apply until the end of your study in this programme.


Programme Aims and Objectives

Biomedical Engineering focuses on using engineering principles, techniques and design concepts for healthcare purposes. There is an increasing demand for education and development in the field to improve healthcare and quality of life. The demand has driven the need for developing professionals who will advance the evolution of the modern healthcare system, treatment and technology. The Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering (MSBME) Programme aims to offer education and training opportunity for engineers to pursue higher-level study in the biomedical field to promote engineering to future healthcare applications.

Key Facts

  • Mode of Study: Combined †
  • Mode of Funding: Non-government-funded
  • Indicative Intake Target: 60
  • Minimum Number of Credits Required: 30
  • Class Schedule:
    • Weekday evenings and Saturday afternoons (day session if necessary)
  • Normal Study Period:
    • Full-time: 1 year
    • Part-time/Combined mode*: 2 years
  • Maximum Study Period:
    • Full-time: 2.5 years
    • Part-time/Combined mode: 5 years
  • Mode of Processing:
    • Applications are processed on a rolling basis. Review of applications will start before the deadline and continue until all places are filled. Early applications are therefore strongly encouraged.


*If a student opts for taking dissertation to complete the programme study, the normal duration for graduation will be 1.5 years.

† Combined mode: Local students taking programmes in combined mode can attend full-time (12-18 credit units per semester) or part-time (no more than 11 credit units per semester) study in different semesters without seeking approval from the University. For non-local students, they will be admitted to these programmes for either full-time or part-time studies. Non-local students must maintain the required credit load for their full-time or part-time studies and any changes will require approval from the University.



Program Outcome

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