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Biomedical Engineering

Students gain advanced knowledge of the modeling of biological systems, and the design of devices and procedures useful for human and veterinary medicine. Students graduate with the qualitative and quantitative skills necessary for professional research and teaching in the integration of engineering with biological and medical sciences. A strong background in mathematics and engineering is highly recommended.


Program Address

Department of Biomedical Engineering
451 East Health Sciences Drive, Genome and Biomedical Sciences Facility, Room 2303
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616
(530) 752-2611
(530) 754-5739

Program Type

Interdisciplinary Graduate Group
Lead Dean: 
College of Engineering
Major Code: 

Degree Requirements

Administrative ByLaws

Application Deadlines

Dec 1, 2019
Space Available: 
May 1, 2020
Prospective Student Fellowship: 
Dec 1, 2019
Continuing Student Fellowship: 
Jan 15, 2020

Degrees Offered

M.S. Plan I
M.S. Plan II
Ph.D. Plan C


Graduate Program Coordinator

Program Chair

  • Graduate Group Chair
  • Neuro Physio & Behavior
  • 07/01/2017 to 06/30/2020

Academic Advisors

  • Advisor: General
  • Med: Diagnostic Radiology
  • 09/01/2018 to 08/31/2021
  • Advisor: General
  • Med: Orthopedic Surgery
  • 09/01/2014 to 08/31/2021
  • Advisor: Admissions and Primary Contact
  • Neuro Physio & Behavior
  • 09/01/2017 to 08/31/2021
  • Advisor: General
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • 09/01/2018 to 08/31/2019
  • Advisor: General
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • 09/01/2019 to 08/31/2020

Senior Academic Advisor in Graduate Studies

Internal Fellowship Analyst in Graduate Studies

External Fellowship Analyst in Graduate Studies