Bioinformatics is a new area of study that combines informatics and biology. One of the missions of the department is to train professionals that can apply and analyze data for use in biology, medicine, and healthcare industries. A degree in this program allows career opportunities in industries such as biotechnology, information technology, pharmaceuticals, medical data management, and research or development in bioinformatics.
Medical engineering is a multi-field science that combines biology, medicine, and engineering. The department aims to educate students acquiring skills in engineering that can integrate biology and medical technology for medical engineering research. A degree in this program allows career opportunities such as a medical engineer at a hospital, research and development of medical softwares, devices, electronic medical devices, and medical instruments along with the quality assurance, safety specifications, and repair of these devices.