Linz CampusMedical Engineering & Applied Social Sciences

Key Areas


The curriculum is structured as follows:

  1. Scientific Fundamentals in Mathematics, Statistics and Medicine [11,25 ECTS]
  2. Technical Methods: Electronics, Biomechanics, Medical Device Software and Materials Technology (3 elective modules out of 4) [30 ECTS]
  3. Applied Medical Technology: Advanced Imaging and Diagnosis Systems, Clinical Treatment Systems, Prostheses and Rehabilitation Systems [17,5 ECTS]
  4. Medical Systems Engineering and Project Work. Scientific fundamentals are applied in practise within a professional or scientific project work in close cooperation with a company, research institute or hospital. [31,25 ECTS]
  5. Master's Thesis: students show the ability to work independently on a scientific based medical engineering topic and present their conclusions and own rationale. [30 ECTS]

So, the Master’s degree programme Medical Engineering qualifies students to work as responsible medical engineers within international markets.