UMINHO - University of Minho

Biomedical Engineering

  • Doctoral (PhD)
  • 6 semesters
  • 2750 EUR / Per year

The main goal of the Doctoral Program in Biomedical Engineering (PDEBIOM), offered jointly by the Departments of Industrial Electronics, Biological Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Polymer Engineering and Informatics, School of Engineering, University of Minho, is to provide an educational environment that encourages students to develop the ability to contribute to the advancement of technology through independent and creative scientific research in the area of Biomedical Engineering.

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  • InstitutionUMINHO - University of Minho
  • LocationBraga (Portugal)


  • Education LevelDoctoral (PhD)
  • Education areaBiomedical engineering
  • Course languagesPortuguese
  • SchedulePart time





UMINHO - University of Minho

Braga (Portugal)

The University of Minho is currently one of the most prestigious Portuguese higher education institutions and is gradually becoming more prominent internationally. Founded in 1973, it has three major centers. The campus of Gualtar, in Braga, and the campuses of Azurém and Couros, in Guimarães.

As recognition of its quality, the UMinho has risen, year after year, among the top universities in the world in the Times​ Higher Education 150 Under 50 (THE), i.e. a ranking of the top 150 universities under 50 years old. The University of Minho, is also a front runner in the renowned CWTS Leiden Ranking that measures quality and impact of scientific production worldwide.

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