M.Eng. in Biological Engineering

M.Eng. in Biological Engineering

NOTE: It is required that the student, in consultation with the Advisory Committee/ Graduate Coordinator, complete and file a Graduate Degree Program Form in the department, to list all courses to be taken during the student’s program. This is to be submitted no later than the end of the student's second registered semester. Any changes to the list of courses will require approval of the Advisory Committee/ Graduate Coordinator and submission of a revised Graduate Degree Program Form.  


Technical (2.0 credits)

Core Technical Courses for Biological Engineering (see list A below)

Electives (2.5 credits)

Any combination of the following:
  • Additional Area-specific Core Technical Courses for Biological Engineering (list A, below) 
  • Suggested Electives courses (list B, below)
  • 1.0 credit from the Final Project Course (only if completing project option)
  • Up to 1.5 credit from external graduate courses (i.e. courses offered by other departments or universities)
  • Up to 1.0 credit from senior undergraduate engineering courses
  • Any additional engineering graduate courses (ENGG*6XXX), upon the recommendation of a project advisor/ graduate coordinator.

Core Technical Courses for Biological Engineering

  • ENGG*6070 Medical Imaging
  • ENGG*6090 Special Topics in Engineering (with advisor approval)
  • ST: Inverse Modelling of Musculoskeletal Systems
  • ST: Bio-Optics and Bio-Photonics
  • ST: Non-Destructive Testing Techniques for Biological Parts
  • ENGG*6110 Food and Bio-Process Engineering
  • ENGG*6130 Physical Properties of Biomaterials
  • ENGG*6140 Optimization Techniques for Engineers
  • ENGG*6150 Bio-Instrumentation
  • ENGG*6160 Advanced Food Engineering
  • ENGG*6190 Special Topics in Biological Engineering
  • ENGG*6300 Research Methods in Bioengineering
  • ENGG*6440 Advanced Biomechanical Design
  • ENGG*6560 Advanced Digital Signal Processing
  • ENGG*6600 Image Processing

Suggested Electives

  • ENGG*6090: ST Engineering Leadership
  • ENGG*6090: ST Communication in Engineering
  • ENGG*6090: ST Project Management
  • ENGG*6090: ST Professionalism and Ethics in Engineering
  • STAT*6950 Statistical Methods for the Life Sciences
  • ENGG*6500 Introduction to Machine Learning