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Faculty of Computer Science
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Degree Programs

Biomedical Engineering
(Master of Science)


Requirements: normally Bachelor degree in Biomedical Engineering or similar degree programs; German Language Examination for University Entrance (DSH) or equivalent for applicants from abroad. No admission restrictions!
Standard period of study : 4 terms
Course Language:  German
Degree: Master of Science (M.Sc.)
Starting of the course: usually winter term
Deadlines: All deadlines for applications are defined by Technische Universität Chemnitz.
This study program is jointly offered with the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology.


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Thanks to the combination of aspects of micro and sensor technology, computer science and measurement data analysis as well as medicine, the Master degree program in Biomedical Engineering meets the requirements for engineers to develop innovative and future-oriented medical equipment. The interdisciplinary cross-linking of electrical engineering with computer science accompanied by the teaching of appropriate basic knowledge in medicine and the application of medical equipment makes this degree program unique in Germany.

Study Content

  • Sensor systems and sensor signal processing
  • Software design for embedded systems
  • Technical optics
  • Visualization of measured data
  • Monitoring of vital functions
  • Medical engineering and medical microsystems
  • Image processing and telemedicine


Medical Engineering is one of the fastest growing economic branches in Germany. This provides bright and varied career perspectives for graduates of this degree program such as

  • Research, development and design of innovative medical equipment
  • Marketing, product management and distribution of medical apparatus
  • Development and support of software systems in the health and medical sectorv
  • Medical product consultancy services and quality management for companies, hospitals as well as accreditation and assessment authorities
  • Maintenance services of medical equipment in the clinical area


Academic advisor Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
Portrait: Dr. Jürgen Bräuer
Dr. Jürgen Bräuer
  • Phone:
    +49 371 531-35093
  • Email:
  • Address:
    Reichenhainer Straße 70, 09126 Chemnitz
  • Room:
    C25.114 (prev. 2/W114)

Fachstudienberater der Fakultät für Informatik
Portrait: Dr. Frank Seifert
Dr. Frank Seifert

Consultation-hour: upon prior appointment!

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