Mechatronics then graduate degree in biomedical engineering

Hi. I am about to enroll in my first year for a bachelor in mechatronics and I wanted to know if with this degree i could set to pursue a post graduate study to become a biomedical engineer?
posted by Darren, Port Louis on June 16, 2014

Answer by Egirl Team

That will depend entirely on the graduate program and what you hope to do with it.  Most BME graduate programs will take students from other engineering disciplines, but you will need to be careful to select a project the builds on your previous experience so you don't have to start at the beginning again.  Something like haptic technology or robotic assistive technology may be a good way to go.