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 awarded Master of Science (MSc)
Undergraduate/postgraduate degree postgraduate
Duration of programme 3 or 4 semesters (depending on existing qualifications)
Delivery full-time
Campus Schwenningen
Programme begin winter semester (October) (Begin WS 2014/15)
Application deadline(s) 15 July
Restricted intake yes
Language of instruction German
Academic entry requirements A 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 requirement Applicants 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 requirements none
Tuition Fees none
Programme accreditation in progress
Contact dekanat-mme@hs-furtwangen.de

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