2 years
Study mode
Full-time & Part-time
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

The program in Bioengineering is interdisciplinary and offers the Doctor of Philosophy degree. Graduate students obtain the Ph.D. degree through a program administered by the School of Engineering. The program is overseen by its director and administered by a curriculum committee comprising members from the School of Engineering and the College of Medicine. Participating faculty with strong commitments to bioengineering research and education are from from the School of Engineering, the College of Medicine, and other departments and colleges across campus. The extensive research facilities of the participating faculty and departments are available to all graduate students enrolled in the program and the program provides the flexibility necessary for students to gain competence in the area of their choice. Research includes: bioinstrumentation, biomechanics, biomedical imaging, biomedical systems and signal analysis, clinical engineering, implant design, rehabilitation engineering, simulation and modeling, biomaterials, synthetic biology, tissue engineering, and biomathematics. 

Entry Requirements

Students applying for admission to the graduate program must meet the general requirements of admission of the University of Vermont Graduate College. 

You need to submit the following materials online:

  1. All 3 Letters of Recommendation submitted through the online Application.
  2. One official Transcript from each institution you have attended 
  3. Writing Sample (where required)
  4. Test Scores (where required)