Smart. Innovative. World-Renowned.
At Illinois, students learn from faculty leaders in who have been recognized by their peers for inventions, innovations, and additions to the body of scholarly and applied knowledge. Among the faculty in the M.Eng. in Bioengineering program are those known for their work in bioengineering, electrical and computer engineering, computational genomics, management and business, and industry leaders who are developing the next generation of tools and analytics for healthcare.
What sets Illinois apart is the instruction and interaction students have with these faculty and industry advisors. They guide students toward a well-rounded combination of technical skills with business fundamentals, such as developing strong skills in imaging and sensing modalities, bioinformatics and a solid understanding of intellectual property issues, leadership practices, and regulations related to clinical trials. The one-year experience sets the foundation for its graduates to capably examine an issue or product from all aspects of a “big picture” perspective and effectively prepare for leadership roles in global health care fields.