Program Information

School: Carleton University
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Biomedical/Medical Engineering
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering
Description: The field of health care relies increasingly on technology, with biomedical and electrical engineers leading the way. Carleton’s program teaches you principles of electrical engineering and science as they apply to biotechnology and medicine. You will learn about the design of diagnostic and therapeutic devices, bioinstrumentation, automated signal and image analysis, computing and display devices and biometric data readout systems. The program is also designed to meet the prerequisite courses for many medical schools in North America.
URL: Biomedical and Electrical Engineering at Carleton University
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $31,792
Careers: Electrical and Electronics Engineers,Biomedical Engineers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 75 to 85
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  • Grade12 Advanced Functions
  • Grade12 Chemistry
  • Grade12 Physics
  • Calculus and Vectors or Earth and Space Science or Biology

One of MCV4U or SBI4U or SES4U is also required, plus two best 4U/M courses. MCV4U strongly recommended. ENG4U recommended.

Test Scores:

  • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]