Micromedicine deals with the development of miniaturised components and systems for medical technology and life science applications. It is of particular importance in the areas of telemetric processes and implants, i.e. the integration of sensors, neurostimulation, neuronal signal recording, artificial hearing and vision or drug delivery.

Good reasons to study Micromedicine

  • Professors teaching in the research areas of medical and microsystems technology at HFU:

    • lead numerous third-party funded research projects
    • publish hundreds of articles in peer-reviewed journals
    • supervise many doctoral theses

  • Affiliations with industry and research institutes (HSG IMIT, NMI) active in these areas

Quick Information

Degree awardedMaster of Science (MSc)
Undergraduate/postgraduate degreepostgraduate
Duration of programme3 or 4 semesters (depending on existing qualifications)
Programme beginwinter semester (October) (Begin WS 2014/15)
Application deadline(s)15 July
Restricted intakeyes
Language of instructionGerman
Academic entry requirementsA bachelor's degree in engineering and life sciences (B. Sc., B. Eng., Diplom or similar) with 210 ECTS is a prerequisite.
Pre-sessional course / Foundation course requirementApplicants may be required to take additional courses during the course of the programme, or as a foundation course prior to beginning the programme depending on existing qualifications.
Additional requirementsnone
Tuition Feesnone
Programme accreditationin progress

Further Information in German

As the Micromedicine Master's degree programme is taught primarily in German, please click here for more detailed information regarding the programme on our German webpages.

Contact Information

For further information on the study programme please contact: dekanat-mme(at)hs-furtwangen.de