Program Information

School: McMaster University
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Biomedical/Medical Engineering
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
Description: The Integrated Biomedical Engineering and Health Sciences program is an interdisciplinary undergraduate program that will give students a strong foundation in both engineering and health sciences. Students will have a common first year before choosing to specialize in either health sciences or engineering in their second year.
URL: Integrated Biomedical Engineering and Health Sciences at McMaster University
Length: 5 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $28,484

Cost per year is based on 30 units, and includes the cost of tuition and mandatory supplementary fees.

Careers: Biomedical Engineers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 90
Prerequisites:*

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

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors 
  •  Grade12 Biology 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 
  •  Grade12 Physics 

Applicants are required to have completed at least six Grade 12 U/M level courses, including: ENG4U, MCV4U, SBI4U, SCH4U, and SPH4U. Note: Students are expected to have completed Advanced Functions (MHF4U).

Test Scores:

  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86] or Cambridge English for Speakers of Other Languages: Certificate in Advanced English [min. 176] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85]

Students who have been asked to meet McMaster’s English Language Proficiency requirement must demonstrate English language proficiency by achieving the minimum requirements as specified by McMaster: IELTS: 6.5, CAE: 176, PTE: 60, CAEL: 70, MELAB: 85, TOEFL (iBT): 86