Bioengineering, MEng

for the degree of Master of Engineering in Bioengineering


department website: https://bioengineering.illinois.edu/

department faculty: Bioengineering Faculty


overview of graduate admissions & requirements: https://grad.illinois.edu/admissions/apply

college website: https://grainger.illinois.edu/academics/graduate


The M.Eng. in Bioengineering is designed to bridge the skills gap by developing students with advanced technical know-how, a better understanding of the medical healthcare industry and more business acumen through coursework and project work, which provides students exposure to real world industry issues. For more information, visit www.bioemeng.illinois.edu.

Students pursuing this major must select one of three concentrations:

Bioinstrumentation

Computational Genomics

General Bioengineering

For additional details and requirements for all degrees, please refer to the department's Graduate Studies Web site and the Graduate College Handbook.


for the degree of Master of Engineering in Bioengineering


Degree Requirements

Students pursuing this major must select one of three concentrations:

Bioinstrumentation

Computational Genomics

General Bioengineering


For additional details and requirements for all degrees, please refer to the department's Graduate Studies Web site and the Graduate College Handbook.

Degree Requirements

Core Concentration18
Technical Coursework from approved list
Business Coursework from approved list
Elective Courses chosen in consultation with advisor8
Professional Development from approved list6
Total Hours32

Other Requirements1

Minimum 500-level hours required overall:12
Minimum GPA:3.0
Minimum credit hours taken from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign campus:20
Maximum number of previous University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign graduate-level coursework not applied to any other degree that may be transferred and applied to the major pending department and Graduate College approval12