KU Leuven

Faculty of Bioscience Engineering

Human Health Engineering



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Human Health Engineering

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Do you have a keen interest in contributing to human health and well-being through the development of intelligent technology for managing your physical and mental health and performance? Let us help you to turn that interest into a career. Our interdisciplinary bioscience engineering programme is dedicated to training the next generation of experts in human health engineering. Our students develop a unique profile that transcends the traditional disciplinary boundaries by combining knowledge of the biology of the healthy human body and mind with engineering skills to develop novel creative technology for improving our quality of life. HHE provides in-depth scientific and application-oriented knowledge of both the physiology and psychology of the healthy human and the engineering tools needed to develop new technologies for human health. As a HHE student, you will focus your studies on a wide range of real-life applications drawn from various fields, including intelligent bio-environments, nutrition, sports and activity, preventive health monitoring, safety and quality of life. Through practical exercises, project work and close contact with companies, you develop skills that are in demand in both industry and research.


120 ECTS

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

In State Tuition (per year): 890 EUR

Out State Tuition (per year): 890 EUR

Size & Settings: 40,000+

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