BME at Rutgers


Welcome to the Department of Biomedical Engineering. Our program offers exceptional opportunities for the intellectual development, personal growth, and success of students in an environment of diversity and vibrancy. As part of a nationally acclaimed research university, BME students have access to state-of-the-art labs and facilities, research opportunities, and internships that compliment coursework and provide industry experience in preparation for a biomedical career.


Bachelor of Science Degree
The undergraduate curriculum includes engineering, physics, chemistry, mathematics, and basic biology, as a well as a solid core of biomedical engineering courses, numerous electives, a well-designed laboratory experience, career advising, summer industry internships, and a capstone senior design conference. Flexibility in the curriculum allows students to pursue pre-medical, pre-dental, and graduate studies. Find out more>>
Master of Science Degree
The biomedical engineerings graduate program provides outstanding graduate level training in six critical areas of biomedical engineering and technology including: biomaterials and tissue engineering, biomechanics and rehabilitation engineering, computational bioengineering and biomedical imaging, molecular, cellular, and nanosystems bioengineering, neuroengineering, and physiological systems and bioInstrumentation. Thesis projects may straddle multiple areas given that these areas are broadly defined and overlapping. Find out more>>
Doctoral Degree
The PhD program in biomedical  engineering at Rutgers is primarily research-oriented with a focus on original contributions in a specialized concentration. Find out more>>