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An engaged, collaborative, and welcoming community

From being in the heart of the city of Boston with industry at your fingertips, including the top hospitals in the world, to a range of student organizations to engage with peers, and a network of faculty, alumni, and industry professionals, the Department of Bioengineering offers a welcoming and exciting community.


Heart of Boston

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Northeastern is a campus in the middle of the historic city of Boston. A hub of biotech organizations and biomedical research as well as the home to some of the top hospitals in the world, Boston is an unrivaled learning center with significant of opportunity for collaboration with industry and academia.

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Student Life

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Bioengineering students enjoy a wide range of opportunities for academic and community involvement, from clubs and competitions to the many attractions of our world-class city.

Student Organizations

Industrial Advisory Board

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The Bioengineering Industrial Advisory Board unites a diverse group of bright and enterprising leaders from across the sector to create a strong resource pool for students, faculty, and administrators, as the department continues to grow and thrive. Building new corporate relationships and offering leadership and support, the Board meets twice annually—in the fall and spring. They ally with faculty to better define the Board’s goals, and to pinpoint the needs of the department to devise new, innovative solutions and methods.

Industrial Advisory Board