BE-Biosystems Engineering

What is Biosystems Engineering?

Biosystems engineers integrate and apply principles of engineering and biology to a wide variety of socially important problems. The MSU biosystems engineering program prepares graduates to:

  • identify and solve problems at the interface of biology and engineering, using modern engineering techniques and the systems approach
  • analyze, design, and control components, systems, and processes that involve critical biological components.

What type of work do biosystems engineers do?

MSU biosystems engineering graduates are having a positive impact on the world, working in areas such as ecosystems protection, food safety and biosecurity, bioenergy, and human health.