Biomedical engineers combine a passion for engineering with medicine and life sciences. They develop new materials, devices, tools, systems and methods for the early diagnosis, prevention and treatment of pathology in order to improve and guarantee health care and quality-of-life of the individual and society.
Admission for Students holding a Non-Flemish Degree
BSc in Biomedical Engineering: admission after assessment of individual application where the equivalence with BSc in Biomedical engineering programs at UGent or VUB is checked
BSc in Engineering: it may still be possible to enter via preparatory program after assessment. We basically want students to get at level with students taking our BSc in Biomedical engineering programs at UGent or VUB, so you can verify the expected requirements.
Flexible trajectories refers to alternative ways of following our courses. It might mean that a course can be spread in time as to allow the combination of work and studying, or that students with special needs get the support they need to allow a succesful study career.
Students have the opportunity to study part of their curriculum abroad within the Erasmus+ framework. The student mobility window is in the second master, where students can opt for studying one semester or the complete second year abroad. Besides, there is also the possibility to take up a research or industry internship abroad.