The Biomedical Engineering program at Brown provides cutting–edge, interdisciplinary, graduate–level education at the interface of engineering, biology, and medicine.
The program features an interdisciplinary approach in four complementary research areas:
- Tissue Engineering/Regenerative Medicine
Research in these areas is advancing the understanding of fundamental problems in biology and medicine, while developing new therapies to improve the quality of life for people with medical problems.
The program is distinguished by its strong and collaborative connections between academic science, clinical medicine, and industry. Graduate students take engineering, biology and medical school courses, gain valuable clinical experience at nearby teaching hospitals associated with the Brown Medical School, and engage in stimulating internships at companies commercializing biomedical technologies. These opportunities, coupled with dissertation research, give graduate students both the intellectual and the practical skills required for developing today's emerging science into useful biomedical technology and therapies.
Students are able to customize their curriculum and can choose between 3 tracks:
- Master of Science Research Track
- Master of Science Design Track
- Master of Science Non–Thesis Track
- GRE General: Not required
- GRE Subject: Not required
Application Deadline: November 15 (for spring 2022 entry); April 15 (for fall 2022 entry); Brown undergraduates may apply as a fifth-year master’s student through May 15, 2022.