What will I learn?

Biomedical Engineering is the interface between Engineering, Biology and Medicine, and investigates and describes biological phenomena to serve the diagnosis and treatment of disease.

Structure

Students select a specialization among Bio imaging, Biomechanics, Bioinstrumentation and Signal Processing, and Molecular Bioengineering. They may also create their own combination of subjects. The teaching offer is supplemented by lectures in Biology, Anatomy and Physiology.

Specializations

  • Bio imaging
  • Bioelectronics
  • Biomechanics
  • Medical Physics
  • Molecular Bioengineering

Which department am I in?

Department of Engineering Sciences

Study options

Full Time (120 ECTS credits)

Tuition fees
Fr1,320.00 (US$ 1,461) per year
CHF 660 per semester
Start date

22 February 2021

Venue

ETH Zurich

Zentrum Campus,

Rämistrasse 101,

Zurich,

8092, Switzerland

Entry requirements

For students from United States

To be eligible for admission to a Master's degree programme at ETH Zurich you need to have a high-quality Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 180 ECTS or an equivalent first academic degree from an internationally recognized university. Other English language requirements: Cambridge Proficiency (CPE) - Required minimum C1 (grade C); required minimum C2 (grade C); Cambridge Advanced (CAE) - Required minimum C1 (grade B); CAE not recognized as level C2.

For international students

The students must satisfy the following criteria:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent first degree from an internationally recognised university
  • The Bachelor's degree is based on at least three years of study (full-time equivalent) or 180 credits ECTS (European credit transfer system), respectively. 1 credit ECTS corresponds to a workload of 25-30 hours.
  • The Bachelor's degree qualifies the holder to enter, without additional requirements, Master's degree programs at a university within the education system where the Bachelor's degree was acquired.

Language Requirements

  • IELTS Academic: Required minimum C1 (7.0); required minimum C2 (8.0)
  • TOEFL Internet-based: Required minimum C1 (100); required minimum (C2) (110)
  • Cambridge Proficiency (CPE) - Required minimum C1 (grade C); required minimum C2 (grade C)
  • Cambridge Advanced (CAE) - Required minimum C1 (grade B); CAE not recognized as level C2

Application Deadline: Autumn 15th Dec.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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