Welcome to the Biomedical Engineering Department

Biomedical Engineering is an inherently interdisciplinary field that lies at the intersection of engineering, biology, and health sciences. Students majoring in biomedical engineering are rewarded with active engagement in a discipline having human health and welfare as its primary focus. Our Undergraduate and Graduate Programs are on the leading edge of Biomedical Engineering education. Join our diverse community of learners to explore innovative approaches to solve real-world biomedical problems and connect with the network of leaders and professionals in the Bay Area.

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Students in the BME lab


The BME department @ SJSU is ideally located in the heart of the Bay Area, home to hundreds of biomedical companies. The BME Master's Program was ranked #2 Nationwide by Master’s Programs Guide. Student chapter recognized multiple times as the best nationwide by the Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES). Faculty and students engaged in several cutting-edge research projects funded by NSF, DOD and NIH.

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About Us

Learn more about the Biomedical Engineering department at SJSU.


Research publications and presentations by Biomedical Engineering faculty members.


The BME department offers a bachelor's degree, master's degree, and minor in Biomedical Engineering.

Student Resources

Departmental and university resources for students.

News and Events

News and upcoming events happening in the Biomedical Engineering department.

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The department is in an exciting period of growth and your support will help us provide better hands-on learning and research opportunities for our undergraduate and graduate students.

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