Engenharia Biomédica

The Biomedical Engineering Program of COPPE / UFRJ


The Biomedical Engineering Program (PEB) is the oldest graduation course in BE in the country. It is conducted since the 1970’s at COPPE, the Coordination of Graduate Studies in Engineering of UFRJ. PEB is one of the Academic Excellence Programs, CAPES - PROEX. It is the unique Biomedical Engineering course of excellence of CAPES in the country since the beginning of this evaluation system. Applicants to the Master’s Degree course must undergo a selection process that begins in September of each year and lasts until December which includes a written test. Doctorate applicants may enter the course at the beginning of each academic year, but must submit a thesis project proposal.