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Biological and Biomedical Engineering - Biomanufacturing (M.Eng.)

Program Description

The Master of Engineering (M.Eng.) Biological and Biomedical Engineering (Non-Thesis) - Biomanufacturing offered by the Department of Bioengineering (Faculty of Engineering) and the Department of Biomedical Engineering (Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences) is a course-based program that emphasizes career-focused and hands-on learning opportunities. The program's objective is to equip students with skills in knowledge synthesis, resourceful thinking, and scientific communication to pursue professional opportunities (or potentially continue their studies).

Unique Program Features

  • The program includes extensive learning activities delivered by world-renowned scientists;
  • Through hands-on coursework, projects, and internships students will gain advanced knowledge and competencies in the rapidly evolving fields of biological and biomedical engineering. Specifically, students will establish a solid foundation of competencies required for professional activities including agility, adaptability, teamwork, responsibility and life-long learning;
  • Faculty research expertise includes: artificial cells and organs, bioinformatics, computational biology, and biocomputation, biological materials and mechanics, biomedical imaging and microscopy, biomedical modelling, biomedical sensors, diagnostics, and therapeutics, biomedical signals and systems, biomolecular and cellular engineering, bioprocess engineering, micro- and nano-bioengineering, systems and synthetic biology;
  • Graduates pursue careers in industry, healthcare, academia, and government.

University-Level Admission Requirements

  • An eligible Bachelor's degree with a minimum 3.0 GPA out of a possible 4.0 GPA
  • English-language proficiency

Each program has specific admission requirements including required application documents. Please visit the program website for more details.

Visit our Educational credentials and grade equivalencies and English language proficiency webpages for additional information.

Department Contact

Graduate Program biomfg.bbme [at] (subject: MEng%20in%20BBME%20-%20Biomanufacturing) (email)

Available Intakes


Application Deadlines

Intake Applications Open Application Deadline - International Application Deadline - Domestic (Canadian, Permanent Resident of Canada)
FALL September 15 January 15 June 21

Note: Application deadlines are subject to change without notice. Please check the application portal for the most up-to-date information.

Application Resources

Application Workshops

Consult our full list of our virtual application-focused workshops on the Events webpage.

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