Applications Open: 01 October 2023
Applications Close: 31 March 2024
Next Available Intake: July 2024
Programme Type: Part-time Undergraduate
Fees: View More Details on Fees
Area of Interest: Science and Technology
School/Department: School of Science and Technology
Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering is a direct honours programme focusing on the application of engineering techniques in biological sciences and medicine. Students will be trained in core biomedical engineering, and specialised biomedical engineering areas of biomedical instrumentation and medical imaging.
Students in this programme are eligible to register for student membership with The Institution of Engineers, Singapore (IES). For more information, please visit https://www.ies.org.sg.
Students may pursue Biomedical Engineering as a single major or in combination with a Minor.
BSc Biomedical Engineering (Hons)
This is a direct honours programme. Graduating students who meet the eligibility criteria for honours classification will be awarded an honours degree based on aggregate academic performance measured by the cumulative grade point average (CGPA) assessed throughout the degree programme.To graduate with an honours degree, students are required to complete a total of 170 credit units (cu) of courses, which include:
To strengthen knowledge and competency in the areas of biomedical engineering, students are encouraged to register additional BME Major Elective courses under the Free Electives basket.The curriculum is structured such that:
(Students need to complete 20 cu of electives.)
(Students can use 30 cu to take a minor.)
The programme is suitable for practising professionals who are currently working in medical and healthcare industries or related areas and wish to upgrade his/her academic qualifications from diploma to degree.
Graduates from this programme are suitable for employment in the medical device/electronics industry, hospitals, private research organisations, and positions involving direct contact with healthcare, rehabilitation, and human performance.
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