Northwestern University Department of Biomedical Engineering


The Department of Biomedical Engineering in the McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science at Northwestern University is consistently ranked among the top biomedical engineering programs in the country.

Our undergraduate, graduate, and certificate programs emphasize fundamental principles in engineering, life sciences, and mathematics, that are applicable to many career paths, including medicine, research, consulting, industry, and academia.

Current research areas include:

  • Biomechanics
  • Biomaterials and Regenerative Engineering
  • Cell and Molecular Engineering
  • Imaging and Biophotonics
  • Medical Devices and Instrumentation
  • Neural Engineering
Phone: 847-467-1213
Address: 2145 Sheridan Road
Evanston, IL 60208