Biomedical Engineering (BEng)
Is It for You?
Biomedical engineers make a difference in community and global health. You’ll learn to create new materials, devices, algorithms and processes that assist doctors and medical researchers with prevention, diagnosis and treatment of illnesses and conditions. With an optional paid cooperative internship, an optional specialization in Management Sciences, leading-edge research projects and a biomedical invention team project, you’ll graduate with the skills needed to transform lives in emerging areas of health care or clinical engineering.
What You Need to Know
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 2020 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.
Tuition and Fees 2019/2020
Domestic Fees Range: $10,153 - $11,163
International Fees Range: $28,882 - $36,610
For detailed fees information visit Fees by Program.
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:
Blend the physical, chemical, mathematical and computational sciences with biology, medicine, behaviour and health to transform lives. Develop therapeutic devices and models of physiological systems, or teach and/or conduct research at educational and medical institutions. You may work as a clinical engineer, biomedical engineer, manufacturing engineer, quality engineer or research and development engineer. Or, pursue graduate studies (MEng, MASc, PhD) in biomedical engineering.
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