Prospective Students -The Centre for Bioengineering - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

Prospective Students


Welcome to the Centre for Bioengineering. Some introductory information about the Centre and our courses is available below but if you would like further information and/or advice, please contact us and we'll be happy to help you.

Bioengineering involves the application of engineering and science to areas of medicine, healthcare and biology. It encompasses research in areas of Medical Engineering, Biomaterials, Biomechanics, Rehabilitation, Modelling, Therapeutics and Medical Informatics. Engineering within the environment of the human body requires a wide spectrum of disciplines from basic science through to concept design. The Centre for Bioengineering has an international reputation in Computational Bio-Fluid Mechanics.

Undergraduate and Postgraduate Courses

Centre Staff

Dr Paul Docherty
Room: E510, Civil/Mechanical
Phone: + 64 3 364 2987 ext 7211

Annie Homewood
Departmental Administrator
Room: E524, Civil/Mechanical
Phone: + 64 3 364 2387 ext 7276

International and Domestic Students

Postgraduate Student Links

Useful Links

  • The Centre for Bioengineering
    University of Canterbury
    Private Bag 4800, Christchurch
    New Zealand
  • Phone +64 3 364 2987 ext 43210
  • Contacts
  • Follow us
    FacebookYoutubetwitterLinked In