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GY408
Biomedical Engineering

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Subjects that are covered over the course of the degree programme include biomedical instrumentation, tissue engineering and biomechanics.

If you want an interesting career that involves the application of engineering principles to medicine and biology, this may suit you.

As part of this four-year course, students will undertake a five-month (April-August) off-campus work placement in an industrial setting following completion of their thrid year of study.

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GY408 - Biomedical Engineering
NUI Galway

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GY408 - Biomedical Engineering
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Biomedical Engineering offers a variety of career opportunities in such areas as private industry, universities, hospitals, research facilities, education and medical institutes, in teaching and in working for government regulatory agencies. 



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