Department Overview

The Department of Biosystems Engineering at University of Manitoba provides students with educational opportunities to pursue careers in the fields of environmental engineering, bioprocess engineering, biomedical engineering, and agriculture and natural resources. The Department offers an accredited undergraduate program that integrates biological sciences into engineering, and graduate programs leading to MSc, MEng, and PhD.

The research efforts in the Department of Biosystems Engineering include stored grain ecosystems, biological treatment of wastes, phytoremediation of polluted soils, management of environmental odours, bio-processing, hyperspectral imaging techniques, animal and plant production environment, and alternative building systems.

What is Biosystems Engineering? (video)