Apply to BME (and What You Need to Know)

Master of Science is a graduate degree that includes both coursework and research that culminates in a Master’s thesis. The deadline to apply is December 15 Apply

Master of Engineering is a professional degree providing the skills and experiences needed to build a private-sector career. Rolling admissions from December 1 - April 30 Apply

Doctor of Philosophy is doctoral degree for students who wish to pursue research careers in academia, government, or industry. Deadline to apply is December 15 Apply

Bachelor of Science is an undergraduate degree that prepares students to use engineering and design principles and apply them to problems in biology and medicine. Visit | Apply


Fee Waivers

GRE and Application Fees are waived for all applicants to UVA Engineering


What you Need to Know (from the Admissions Committee)

Why Apply to the BME Graduate Program at UVA?

Who is recruiting this year for the Ph.D. program?


M.E., M.S. or Ph.D.?

Applying as a non-Biomedical Engineer

guidance for international applicants


What to pay attention to in graduate programs

How to land on a faculty’s radar before applying

The importance of the personal statement for all applicants

Rotations or a match? (and when to decide)


What you Need to Know (from Other Students)

A Current student breaks down the application

Advice on Recommendation Letters

Guide to the UVA BME Interview Weekend

An overview of graduate student life in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Virginia


Frequently Asked Questions

Applicants' Frequently Asked Questions