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Translational Biomedical Engineering (M.Sc.A.)

Program Description

The Master of Science, Applied (M.Sc.A.) in Translational Biomedical Engineering (Non-Thesis) offered by the Department of Biomedical Engineering in the Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences is a course-based program that emphasizes experiential and career-focused learning opportunities. The program's objective is to equip students with skills in information synthesis, research evaluation, and knowledge transfer to pursue professional opportunities (or potentially continue their studies).

Unique Program Features

  • The 1-year professional training program includes core courses taught by industry-leading experts, and complementary courses taught by world-class professors in Biomedical Engineering;
  • The program also includes an 18-week experiential industry internship where student's apply what they learned through their coursework in a real-world setting;
  • Graduates pursue careers as leading medical technology industry professionals, overseeing the design, development, and commercialization of biomedical technologies.

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 info.bme [at] (subject: MScA%20in%20Translational%20Biomedical%20Engineering) (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
WINTER February 15 August 1 November 10

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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