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Biomedical Engineering, Ph.D.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
University rank #401 (ARWU) Guimarães, Portugal
The Biomedical Engineering programme at the University of Minho, is to provide a educational environment that encourages students to develop the capacity to contribute to the advancement of technology through creative and autonomous research in the scientific area of Biomedical Engineering.
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Programme Highlights:

The scientific domain of the program is Biomedical Engineering. The implementation of the PDEBIOM consists of a curricular component, with 60 ECTS, and in the elaboration of a Doctoral Thesis. The completion of the curricular component will confer a Diploma of Advanced Studies in Biomedical Engineering, with the final classification obtained from the classifications of the curricular units that constitute the curriculum. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • Partially taught in English
    • Partially taught in Portuguese
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Innovation Management
  • Leadership
  • Scholarly Communication
  • Inovation
  • Project Management
  • Quantitative and Qualitative Methods in Engineering
  • Research Methods in Engineering
  • Active and Nanostructured Polymers
  • Agents and Multi-Agent Systems
  • Ambient Intelligence

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Admission requirememnts:

  • Admission requirements:
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Photocopy of the Citizen Card or Passport + VAT number
  • Authenticated copy of the Degree Certificates
  • Payment proof of application fee
  • Other relevant documents required by the respective PhD Programme Director after receiving the candidate’s electronic application.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2750 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2750 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2750 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2750 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
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