Six Tracks of Study Available
  • Bioimaging
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biomaterials &Tissue Engineering
  • Biomechanics & Neural Engineering
  • Biomedical Product Design & Development
  • Biomolecular Engineering
Degree Programs Offered
  • Master of Science (M.S.)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
  • M.D./Ph.D.
  • Accelerated Master
Funding Opportunities
  • Graduate Teaching Assistantships
  • Graduate Research Assistantships
  • University Graduate Fellowships
  • KU School of Engineering Scholarships and Fellowships
  • Self Graduate Fellowship
Fun Facts
  • Program founded in 2007
  • Among the fastest growing programs at KU
  • 50% of our student population is female
  • Interdisciplinary program with students, faculty, courses and research on the KU Lawrence campus and KU Medical Center in Kansas City.
  • Applicants normally have a B.S. or M.S. in an engineering discipline, or in the physical or life sciences.
  • Graduates obtain employment in start-up companies, industry, government laboratories, and academia.

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One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
26 prestigious Rhodes Scholars — more than all other Kansas colleges combined
Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually
46 nationally ranked graduate programs.
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Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
23rd nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets," Military Times