Biomedical Engineering

Bachelor of Science

Medizintechnik, B.Sc.


The programme B.Sc. Biomedical Engineering is run in cooperation with the Medical Faculty of Goethe-Universität in Frankfurt. Lectures and courses are held both at Technical University of Darmstadt and at Goethe-Universitat.

Electrical Engineering and Information Technology forms 80 % of the programme; the remaining 20 % being of a medical content. By the end of the second semester, a minimum of 20 CP is required. Of these 20 CP, 14 must come from Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology,

The programme includes three compulsory practical courses:

One in Electrical Engineering and Information Technology; one in Biomedical Engineering; the third one is a medical practical course.

General note: With the Bachelor of Science degree, students acquire a first degree qualifying them for a profession. However, at the Technical University of Darmstadt the Master of Science is the standard degree. Therefore it is recommended that students complete a Master's programme.

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Degree Bachelor of Science
Duration 6 semesters
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Language German. Individual courses can be offered in English. Please be aware that scientific literature is be read and edited also in English.
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Admission Applying with international qualifications (language requirements, application deadlines): International Admission.
Internship internships within the study programme (see semester course schedule)
Part-time Studies not possible
Special Features 1. Online Self-Assessment for selecting a course of study.
2. Proof of sufficient vaccination against measles (opens in new tab) is a prerequisite for admission to the first module in Area B Fundamentals of Medicine. Please also note other admission requirements in the study regulations.
3. Use our preparatory courses for a good start into your studies.

Prospective work in the field of the Biomedical Engineering Programme will have the planning and producing of complex, innovative electrical and mechatronical components and systems at its center. This entails career opportunities in development and in sales as well as in the maintenance of technologically highly complex medical equipment. Potential job offers can come from biomedical research companies and industry, the health sector and public administration.

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