About the Course

Does the life-saving work of doctors and healthcare professionals inspire you? Do you wish to help them do their work better?

Then our Diploma in Biomedical Engineering gives you the skills to design, develop and produce medical devices and instruments for the ever-evolving medical technology and healthcare industries. Gain good grounding in the basics, then choose to specialise in biomedical device technology, quality system and regulatory compliance or biomedical design and manufacturing technology.

This diploma is for you if…

You are interested in engineering, medical technology and healthcare, and desire to save or improve lives by creating useful biomedical products to fight diseases.

What You'll Study

  • Career Prospects

    Our curriculum will equip you with skills you need to contribute to biomedical product development – from design conception and evaluating physiological needs, to detailed mechanical and electrical design, biomedical validation, manufacturing processes, quality system and regulatory compliance.

    And with our close links to the biomedical industry, you will get the best on-the-job training, making you highly sought-after in the workforce.

    Look forward to a rewarding career in the following tracks:

    Biomedical Device Design and Development

    With your knowledge and experience in the design and development of biomedical devices and instruments and in biomedical process technology, you can become an engineering design assistant or technologist in the biomedical industry.

    Biomedical Processes & Quality Assurance

    With your knowledge of the latest biomedical products and processes and ability to produce safe and high-quality biomedical products, you can work as an assistant engineer or process/laboratory technologist in the biomedical industry.

    Biomedical Development

    With your expertise in operating and maintaining specialised medical devices, you can secure employment in clinical laboratories, research institutions and centres. You will also be qualified to work as a laboratory/research technologist in applied research and development.


  • Further Studies

    NYP’s Diploma in Biomedical Engineering also opens doors for you to further your education in many local and overseas universities. Our graduates have pursued degrees at: