Natural And Applied Sciences
Speciality: Biomedical Engineer
Biomedical engineers apply established engineering principles to design and develop new diagnostic and clinical instrumentation and procedures for medical practice and biomedical research.
A bachelor's degree in an appropriate engineering discipline is required. A master's degree or doctorate in a related engineering discipline may be required. Licensing by a provincial or territorial association of professional engineers is required to approve engineering drawings and reports, and to practise as a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.). Engineers are eligible for registration following graduation from an accredited educational program, and after three or four years of supervised work experience in engineering and passing a professional practice examination.