Biomedical Engineering Department Chairman Message

Biomedical Science, Engineering and Technology is one of the emerging fields which combines Engineering and scientific expertise with the needs in the medical industry for the growth and development of the healthcare sector.

The Sir Syed University of Engineering and Technology, SSUET, was the pioneer to took initiative and lay the foundation of this emerging field in Pakistan in 1996, and luckily, I was the student of same department under the supervision of most knowledgeable and skilled faculty.

The field of Biomedical Science and Engineering has getting attention due to the high demand of health care experts, scientist, technical staff and engineers due to pandemic COVID-19. The Biomedical Scientist are responsible for the diagnosis and research of the diseases that may change the course of human life (like COVID-19). On the other hand, Biomedical Engineers are the experts that develop devices like Ventilator, respirator, Vital Sign monitor and SpO2 monitor to help Doctors in their diagnosis.

Currently, the Biomedical Engineering department offers following undergraduate programs,

1. BS in Biomedical Engineering

2. BS in Biomedical Science

3. BS in Biotechnology

4. MS in Biomedical Engineering

5. PhD in Biomedical Engineering

I invite you to browse our website to learn more about our program, future research activities. If you have any questions or wish to explore more, please do not hesitate to search out to the department. We look forward to hearing from you.

Engr. Dr. Sarmad Shams

Chairman/Associate Professor

BMED, SSUET