Offers a unique undergraduate program in Biomedical Engineering that allows a student of the program to major in Biomedical Engineering, minor in mathematics and minor in an additional area of engineering. Thus, a student graduating from the 120 SCH program will be well rounded and have the engineering skills and expertise to work in industry, hospitals, or research institutions or to become a motivated entrepreneur.


The Biomedical Engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET,

Students working on project


The Third annual Medical Make-a-thon will take place February 26 - February 28, 2021. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year's event will be held virtually. For more information and how to register, please visit Medical Make-A-Thon website.

Biomedical Engineering at UNT introduces a new ‘Business Track’ starting Fall 21

The ABET-accredited Department of Biomedical Engineering at UNT is introducing a new ‘Business Track’ to its undergraduate curriculum, starting Fall 2021. Students opting for this track can choose four approved electives from the Brint Ryan College of Business at UNT. Students have the option of getting a business minor by choosing two more approved electives.

With the addition of the business track, Biomedical Engineering now offers 7 tracks for its undergraduate students.

Please contact the department for more details.

Sophia Zoch
Sophia Zoch – BS Student

I am an undergraduate student pursuing a BS in Biomedical Engineering and a minor in Mechanical...

Noel Salinas
Noel Salinas – MS Student

My name is Noel Salinas. In Spring of 2018 I received my Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Science...

Reagan Stewart
Reagan Stewart – BS Student

I am a senior undergraduate student, studying biomedical engineering and specializing in...

Dr. Vijay Vaidyanathan
Welcome from the chair

Welcome to the Department of Biomedical Engineering (BMEN) at the University of North Texas (UNT)! The youngest department in the College of Engineering! Our department is committed to educating and creating well-rounded, knowledgeable, biomedical engineers who are passionate about improving the quality of life for people in Texas, the United States and the world.  Read more...