Please note: updated grade ranges for 2019/2020 will be added to the program pages as they become available.
Biomedical Engineering (BEng)
Full Time: Four Year; Five-Year Co-operative Internship Program
Bachelor of Engineering
Accredited by the Canadian Engineering Accreditation Board.
*Actual minimum grade ranges required for Fall 2019 admission/wait list consideration will be determined based on grades and qualifications presented by the applicant pool as they become available. Required grade ranges may fluctuate from year to year (up or down) as a result of competition. Applicants not educated in Ontario may present the equivalent of the Ontario requirements. Ryerson reserves the right to determine equivalency at its sole discretion.
Optional paid co-operative internship up to 16 months; summer research internship; leading-edge research projects at hospitals; biomedical invention team project; optional specializations in management sciences and/or engineering innovation and entrepreneurship.
Blend the physical, chemical, mathematical and computational sciences with biology, medicine, behaviour and health to transform lives through industry or government work, specifically in emerging areas of digital health care; or hospital or clinical engineering. Develop therapeutic devices and models of physiological systems, or teach and/or conduct research at educational and medical institutions; medical, dental and veterinary schools. Pursue a graduate degree (MEng, MASc, PhD) in biomedical engineering.
What You Need to Know
Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent with a minimum of six Grade 12 U or M courses including the following program specific requirements.
Typically, a minimum overall average of 70% establishes eligibility for admission consideration; subject to competition individual programs may require higher pre-requisite grades and/or higher overall averages:
- English/Anglais (ENG4U/EAE4U preferred)
- Advanced Functions (MHF4U)
- Physics (SPH4U)
- Chemistry (SCH4U)
- Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)
Note: The grades required in the subject prerequisites (normally 70%) will be determined subject to competition.
Academic admission requirements for all other applicants are available at: