Medical Engineering

Medical Engineering (B.Sc.)

Fields of study "Medical Electronics and Medical Image and Data Processing" or "Medical Production Engineering, Device Technology and Prosthetics".

Are you interested in technology that supports doctors and patients and improves people’s everyday health? Are mathematics, physics and computer science your favorite subjects? Then our bachelor’s degree program in medical technology in the heart of Germany’s Medical Valley is the right choice for you! In one of the most diverse technical degree programs, you will learn all the classic engineering subjects and understand how they can be used for medical applications. Our university hospital and the many medical technology companies in the region offer you an optimal study environment and exciting career opportunities!

What is the degree program about?

You want to know how the devices doctors use work? You would like to contribute to medical progress by developing and improving medical devices? Technical and scientific contexts arouse your curiosity? Then studying medical technology could be the right thing for you!

In six semesters, the bachelor’s degree program in medical technology imparts broad basic engineering knowledge combined with interdisciplinary content from medicine and technology. After the first two semesters of basic training, you can choose between the specializations “Medical Electronics and Medical Image and Data Processing” (e.g. magnetic resonance imaging, biosensors) or “Medical Device Technology, Production Technology and Prosthetics” (e.g. surgical robots, implants) starting in the third semester.

After a successful bachelor’s degree, you can take up a four-semester master’s program, in which you can deepen your specialization, or you can start directly into working life.

Do you need help or more information?

Our Student Advice and Career Service (IBZ) is the central point of contact for all questions about studying and starting a degree programme. Our Student Service Centres and subject advisors support you in planning your studies.