University of Canterbury
College of Engineering
Christchurch, Canterbury 8041
MEngSt: Master of Engineering Studies; ;ME: Master of Engineering, PhD: Doctor of Philosophy
Bioengineering involves the application of engineering and science to areas of medicine, healthcare and biology. It encompasses research in areas of Medical Engineering, Biomaterials, Biomechanics, Rehabilitation, Modelling, Therapeutics and Medical Informatics. Engineering within the environment of the human body requires a wide spectrum of disciplines from basic science through to concept design. The Centre for Bioengineering has an international reputation in Computational Bio-Fluid Mechanics.