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Tuition fee €4,000.00 per year

Citizens of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, China, Moldova, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, and Uzbekistan may apply for special scholarships.
Foreign nationals with Lithuanian origins and EU citizens may apply for tuition fee free places.
More information on ktu.edu/admissions.

Application fee €100.00 one-time

Payable within 2 weeks from the application submission by transferring it to the KTU bank account. Non-refundable. Bank details will be provided during application.

Course code 621H16001
More information

admissions.ktu.edu/..iomedical-engineering 

Overview

Aging population poses difficult challenges to the health care system, and Biomedical Engineering is helpful in finding solutions for those challenges. During studies the students deepen their theoretical knowledge and develop their research skills for development and improvement of the equipment for medical diagnostics, therapy and health monitoring. The graduates work in the industry of medical devices, research centres, state regulatory institutions.

Top reasons to study at KTU:

1. KTU Biomedical Engineering Institute is internationally famous for creating and application of advanced decisions for health care using electronics, telecommunications and IT growing fields.

2. The programme content is designed to incorporate medical and practical research work in laboratories, and majority of modules are specifically focused on the process of effectively applying technology in medicine.

3. The programme is taught together with Lithuanian University of Health Sciences to ensure comprehensive knowledge of biomedical sciences.

Programme structure

Analysis of biomedical issues, interdisciplinary knowledge
Biophysics
Systems of human physiology
Radiation protection and safety

Practical experience of work with medical equipment
Medical electronic equipment
Medical informatics systems
Clinical engineering

Development and design of medical equipment
Interaction of human and computer technology
Visualisation methods in medicine
Ultrasonic medical diagnostics
Digital processing of biomedical signals
Processing and analysis of biomedical images

Knowledge and experience of scientific and research work
Methodology of biomedical engineering
Research project 1
Research project 2
Final degree project

Career opportunities

Leading specialist of clinical engineering at the hospitals; work at biomedical research institutions; engineering work at high technologies companies, which develop and produce medical devices; expert-consultant at the hospitals and state regulation institutions and agencies; marketing, sales, testing and operation of medical equipment.

“Successful work at our company requires interdisciplinary knowledge and skills: technical and technologies of medical devices, as well as human physiology and communication. The ability to study independently is very important. Medical devices change and evolve very rapidly, which requires a constant interest and improvement in professional area.”UAB “Graina”, Director, Arūnas Padvariškis.

“Biomedical Engineering study programme provided theoretical knowledge and practical skills for a successful beginning of work at the advanced company providing and operating complex medical equipment for biochemical laboratories, ultrasonic and X-ray systems.”UAB “Graina”, Engineer, Vytautas Vizbara, graduate of 2014.

Apply now!
Application start
Dec 1, 2017
Application deadline
Aug 20, 2018 23:59
Europe/Vilnius time
Apply now! Spring semester 2017/18
Application start
Sep 27, 2017
Application deadline
Nov 30, 2017 23:59
Europe/Vilnius time

for TRANSFER (only transfer students are accepted)

Studies commence
Feb 1, 2018

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States