Curriculum Goals

Curriculum Goals

The broad use of technological systems, by medical practitioners throughout the world, as a powerful tool to solve a broad range of biological and medical problems by non invasive techniques increases the demand for medical engineers who will become involved in the development of precision diagnostic and treatment tools and advanced medical instrumentation. The State of Israel is considered one of the two main development hot spots of the medical instrumentation industry in the world and the rate of growth of companies active in this field is increasing.

Studying Bachelors Degree Medical Engineering at the Afeka College allows the students to acquire a degree in a life saving profession, which, in accordance with the New York Times’ prediction of April 13, 2011, will be the most sought after profession in 2018. The plethora of opportunities open to the graduates of the Department upon receiving their degrees includes: Research and development positions at biotechnology and hi-tech companies, at medical centers and research institutes, in the medical services industry and public and private health care industry and in leading organizations in the fields of medical endeavor. This is in addition to the opportunity of continuing on to advanced studies and / or masters degree studies at various universities.