The Department of Biomedical Engineering

Learn how to develop new technologies that apply engineering principles to today’s challenges in the areas of medicine and biology with a graduate degree from the Department of Biomedical Engineering.

  • Graduates of UK’s biomedical engineering programs rise to leadership positions in the medical device industry, academia, and medicine.
  • Departments within the Colleges of Engineering, Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmacy—as well as two hospitals—are within short walking distances of the Department of Biomedical Engineering.
  • Biomedical engineering students prepare for a careers in a thriving industry dedicated to improving medical practice and health care delivery.