All EPFL minor rules apply.

Presentation of the Biomedical technologies minor

The Minor in Biomedical Technologies (30 ECTS) complements the Master programs offered at EPFL, providing additional skills in the field of biomedical sciences (or engineering for SV students).

The program includes courses (22 ECTS minimum, all optional) of basis in biomedical sciences as well as a broad choice of engineering-related courses with emphasis on applications in biomedical engineering.

semester project (8 ECTS, mandatory) related to biomedical technology in included in the Minor.

For non-SV students (STI, SB…)
A core group of courses of biomedical basis is strongly recommended:
BIO-105         Cellular biology and biochemistry for engineers
PHYS-301      Biophysics I

Please check the prerequisites for each course. If you have doubts on the required background, contact the professor.

For SV students
Considering their pre-existing background in biology, SV students can select some other courses from MT, EL, ME, MX programs (up to 10 ECTS, with agreement of the responsible of the Minor program).

Philippe Renaud, responsible of BMT Minor