On the Web

Bioengineering Department Website
Ph.D. Program Information

Degrees Offered

Application Requirements

  • GRE General Test
  • TOEFL or IELTS for non-native speakers of English
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Statement of intent
  • Three letters of recommendation

Application Deadline

  • Fall: February 1


The Bioengineering program is an interdisciplinary program that involves faculty from all five engineering departments, along with faculty of the Biological Sciences department. The program provides an environment for students to receive training in a wide range of engineering and biological fields. Training for most students culminates in careers in biomedical research. Read more about graduate studies in Bioengineering at Notre Dame.

Program Statistics


Program Director
Glen L. Niebur
Telephone: (574) 631-3327
Fax: (574) 631-2241

Financial Support

All Students
Tuition Scholarships
Professional Development
Doctoral Students
Stipend Support
Health Insurance Subsidy

Cost of Living

The South Bend, Ind. area provides many amenities but one of the lowest cost-of-living rates of any major research university in the country. Learn more.