Biomedical Engineering


M.Sc.Ph.D.


Application Fee: $100 CDN (non-refundable)

All applicants must meet the minimum admission requirements of the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

An acceptable English Language Proficiency test score is required, if applicable.

For initial assessment purposes only, copies of unofficial transcripts (uploaded to your application) are acceptable and preferred. Transcripts are required from each institution for the entire academic history, whether or not degree has been awarded, including institutions attended on an exchange. If the English copy is a translation, please include the original language as well.

Degree Certificates – All international transcripts must be accompanied by degree certificates that indicate that the degree has been awarded.


Master of Science

The M.Sc. thesis-based program consists of a combination of coursework and a research component.

Expected Duration

  • 2 years

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • Four-year undergraduate degree from the Faculties of Engineering, Medicine or Science
  • Prerequisite courses:
    • Math 1210 (Linear Algebra)
    • Math 1510 (Calculus 1)
    • PHYS 1050 (Physics 1)
    • or their equivalents
  • Letters of Recommendation: 2
  • Must have an Advisor identified†

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Doctor of Philosophy

The Ph.D. option consists of coursework and a substantial research component.

Expected Duration

  • 4 years

Program Fees (Full Time)

Application Requirements

  • M.Sc. degree from the Faculties of Engineering, Medicine or Science. Students with a Medical Doctoral (MD) Degree, however, may be admitted directly to a three-year Ph.D. program with the condition of passing a minimum of 24 credit hour courses.
  • Prerequisite courses:
    • Math 1210 (Linear Algebra)
    • Math 1510 (Calculus 1)
    • PHYS 1050 (Physics 1)
    • or their equivalents
  • Letters of Recommendation: 2
  • Must have an Advisor identified†

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Application Deadlines

Canadian / US Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Winter 2018 January September 1, 2017 Apply
Summer 2018 May January 1, 2018 Apply
Fall 2018 September May 1, 2018 Apply

 

International Applicants
Term Start Date Deadline*  
Summer 2018 May October 1, 2017 Apply
Fall 2018 September February 15, 2018 Apply

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Notes

*Students should complete and submit their online application with supporting documentation (if applicable) by the date indicated.

†It is strongly recommended that a the student obtain tentative acceptance from a professor in the BME program prior to the formal submission of an admissions application. A list of faculty may be found at http://umanitoba.ca/biomedical_engineering/people/index.html

Due to the high number of applications, a GPA higher than 3.6 in the last 60 credit hours of coursework is usually required.


Course Listings


Department Website


E2 - 390 EITC, 75 Chancellor's Circle
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2N2 Canada
p: 204.474.9755
e: info_biomedical@umanitoba.ca