Biomedical Engineering PhD

School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Program Description

Our flexible Biomedical Engineering PhD program allows students to pursue research in molecular, cellular and tissue engineering, biomedical devices, sensors, instrumentation and diagnostics, computational engineering and modeling, medical imaging and analysis, or in a student's chosen area of interest. Faculty in the Biomedical Engineering department, part of the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, help students gain the knowledge and research skills to contribute to a company or university in a research setting. 

Program Contact

School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Office of Graduate Education
415 Bonner Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260

Instruction Method

  • In Person (100 percent of courses offered in person)

Full/Part Time Options

  • Full Time

Credits Required

  • 72 Hours


  • 5+ Years

Application Fee

  • $85

This program is officially registered with the New York State Education Department (SED).

Online programs/courses may require students to come to campus on occasion. Time-to-degree and number of credit hours may vary based on full/part time status, degree, track and/or certification option chosen. Time-to-degree is based on calendar year(s). Contact the department for details.