Apply for the MSE Program

Apply for the master’s program in biomedical engineering at Johns Hopkins by visiting JHU Graduate Admissions.

Note: Application instructions may be different from the general University guidelines. If you have questions regarding these instructions, please contact the program manager, Sam Bourne.

Application Deadline

For fall admissions consideration, please submit your application by December 31.
For spring admissions consideration, please submit your application by September 30.

Application Requirements

A complete application includes the following:

  1. A completed online application (the department does not accept paper applications)
  2. Applicable transcripts (unofficial copies)
  3. GRE scores (official copy)*
  4. 3 letters of recommendation from previous instructors or employers*
  5. A statement of your interest and motivation for pursuing biomedical engineering graduate studies
  6. TOEFL or IELTS scores (for foreign students only, official copy)
  7. Accepted payment types (application fee): MC, Visa, Discover, or “e-check”

*GRE scores are not required for medical trainee applicants with interest in the AI in Medicine focus area. Letters of recommendation are not required for medical trainees who are currently affiliated with the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions.

Application Processing

The BME department does not handle the application and/or the processing of application materials.  Do not send any application materials to the department.  Applications are processed and managed through Graduate Admissions.  For questions/concerns about submitting your application, please use the Graduate Admissions contact form.

Decisions are typically made by the end of March and all applicants will receive notification of decision around that time.