Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology

Vietnam National University – Ho Chi Minh

BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING

PROGRAM SUMMARY

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Biomedical)
  • Duration: 4 years
  • No. of credits: 129 credits
  • Medium of instruction: English
  • Tuition fee: approx. 80-100 million VND*
    (*for studying 4 years in Vietnam)

OVERVIEW

Biomedical engineering is the combination and application of the principles of physics, mathematics, biology, and technology to research and manufacturing technical equipment for health care treatment, including diagnosis, monitoring, and therapy.

 

CAREER OPPORTUNITY

After graduating from this program, students will be able to design tools, equipment, and software used in health care; design circuits, software to run medical devices or computer simulations to test new drug therapies; design and build artificial body parts (hip joints, knees) or develop the materials to make replacement body parts.

Students complete the programs can work in many positions and fields as below:

  • Clinical engineer in charge of managing and operating medical equipment in treatment and diagnostic facilities.
  • Specialist in medical equipment at public and private hospitals, health facilities; companies trading and manufacturing equipment in the field of medical, biotechnology, environmental technology.
  • Lecturers, researchers of biomedical engineering.

Medical facilities and companies often recruit graduates in this sector are: 

  • Central, public and private hospitals in provinces and cities nationwide.
  • Foreign or domestic companies in medical equipment and services.
  • Institute of Biomedical Physics, institutes/schools with training in Biomedical Engineering.

 

TRANSFER OPPORTUNITIES

Students have 2 options:

Option 1:

Students study at HCMUT for 4 years and get a Bachelor of Biomedical Engineering awarded by HCMUT.

Option 2:

After completing 02 years at HCMUT, students with financial and academic eligibility may transfer to our partner universities for the later 02 years to complete their study for Bachelor’s degree. The official bachelor’s degree is awarded by the partner universities.

HCMUT is currently working to associate the program with our partner universities in Australia, New Zealand, and Japan. The information will be updated here soon.

CURRICULUM STRUCTURE

Study language: English
Degree: Bachelor of Transportation Engineering awarded by HCMUT
Training duration: 04 years at HCMUT, Vietnam
Campus: For more information about the HCMUT campus, please visit our campus
The curriculum is in the link here

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