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...

Fall Seminars

UCSF PSPG/CERSI Seminar Series
Seminars in pharmaceutical sciences and pharmacogenomics and bioengineering.
2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month, 12:00-1:00 PM
Mission Bay, Rock Hall Auditorium (simulcast to Parnassus, Room N-225)

UC Berkeley Bioengineering Seminar Series
Wednesdays, 12:00 -1:00 PM
290 Hearst Memorial Mining Building

Applications due December 15

Applications for Fall 2018 admission to the PhD program are due December 15.
Potential applicants facing undue hardships in submitting application materials due to major natural disasters should contact us for assistance.

Annual BioE Retreat

Students, faculty and alumni, please join us at the annual retreat, Oct 26-28, 2018, at Asilomar Conference Center in Pacific Grove.

Recent News

How Close Are We to Growing Human Body Parts in Laboratories?

BioE program faculty Todd McDevitt talks about his work creating organoids and the challenges faced in manufacturing human tissues in this video series by Seeker.

Prof Edward Chang in “Rebooting Kimberly’s Brain”

UCSF Bioengineering program faculty and neurosurgeon Edward Chang is part of the team unlocking new ways of treating epilepsy and mental health, featured in this news video about innovative treatments at UCSF.

Desai Lab diabetes startup featured on NPR

Encellin, a biotech startup formed from research in Professor Tejal Desai’s lab at UCSF, may have engineered and insulin-releasing implant to manage type-1 diabetes.

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