We award a Ph.D. in Bioengineering jointly from UC Berkeley and UC San Francisco, among the top public universities in the world in health sciences and engineering.

Drawing on the strengths of both campuses, our program trains future leaders and innovators in bioengineering. Read more...

2015 Retreat

Mark your calendars for this year’s
BioE Graduate Program Retreat
October 2-4, 2015
Asilomar State Beach and Conference Grounds, along the Monterey Peninsula coast in Pacific Grove, CA.
More information to come!

UCSF Alumni Weekend

Alumni Weekend is on May 29-30! Online registration closes Friday, May 22 -- now is the time to reserve your spot.

Recent News

Tejal video

Desai examines inclusivity

Bioengineering and Therapeutic Sciences professor Tejal Desai talks about the evolution of a more inclusive scientific community in this video.

DeRisi new AAAS Fellow

Professor Joseph DeRisi, professor of biochemistry and biophysics at UCSF and member of the graduate program, has been elected a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, which recognizes the world’s most accomplished leaders in science, humanities, arts, business and public affairs.

Datta and Monteiro new NDSEG Fellows

Congratulations to BioE PhD students Esha Datta and David Monteiro, awarded 2015 National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) Fellowships. The NDSEG Fellowship is sponsored and funded by the Department of Defense (DoD). NDSEG selections are made by the Air Force Research Laboratory/Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFRL/AFOSR), the Office of Naval Research (ONR), and the Army Research Office (ARO).

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