A track within MSc Biomedical Engineering

Mastertrack Biomechanics and Mechanobiology

ECTS points
120
Education type
Master program
Duration
2 year
Language
English
Degree
Master of Science (MSc)

The human body continuously responds to changes in its mechanical environment. This response is highly complex and occurs at all levels in the body: cells, tissues, organs, and the entire body. This field of expertise is especially fascinating because of the ability of biological systems to adapt to mechanical forces by adjusting their structure, composition and function.

In this master’s track, we apply the basic principles of fluid dynamics, mechanics and biology to study biomedical problems and systems. We specifically focus on developing models of disorders of the cardiovascular and musculoskeletal systems. We study the influence of biomechanics on the pathology, diagnosis, prevention and treatment of disease.

Admission and Enrollment

What program type do you want?

Where did you get your degree?

Which program are you interested in?

Visit us

Do you want to stay informed about important information about studying at TU/e and upcoming events? Then create an account in MyStart@TU/e!

Contact

The independent judgment by the NVAO strengthens higher education institutions in their quality culture. On the basis of the judgments of NVAO higher education programmes are recognized and students receive a legally recognized degree. In the Netherlands, NVAO assesses the internal quality assurance pursued by universities and the quality of the programmes they provide.