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Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

18-SEP-23

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Biomedical Engineering

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This MSc provides you with advanced computational modelling skills, numerical techniques and an in-depth understanding of engineering approaches to biological problems. It may also appeal to clinicians interested in this rapidly developing area of medicine.

  • Get involved in internationally leading bioengineering research at a top UK university
  • Be taught by world-leading academics and have regular contact with them throughout the programme
  • Work in our state-of-the-art facilities
  • Accredited by the Institute of Mechanical Engineers

Facilities

School facilities include:

  • BioFluids laboratory
  • Cell and tissue engineering laboratories
  • Confocal Laser Scanning and Super Resolution Microscopy Lab
  • Creative Hub and student makerspace
  • The Kidman (Gait Analysis) Lab, and Hip Wear Simulator
  • Mechanical testing facilities and medical electronics lab
  • Mechanobiology and BioAFM laboratories
  • NanoVision Centre

Career paths

You’ll leave this MSc as a very well-qualified graduate, with opportunities for employment both in many leading industries as well as in research.

Our Industrial Liaison Forum gives you a chance to network with our industrial partners and build your professional contacts.

Graduates from SEMS postgraduate programmes have gone onto a diverse range of job roles including:

  • Engineering Professionals – Civil, Design, Electrical, Mechanical
  • Biochemist
  • Medical Scientist
  • Actuary
  • Management Consultant

Modules

This module provides an introduction to applied medical ethics and law related to the development of new products in the field of bioengineering. It provides knowledge of the regulatory mechanisms of approval of products for clinical use in the UK, the EU and the US, risk management and design processes.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

11,850

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

25,150

Entry requirements

Students need to have a good 2:2 or above at undergraduate level in Engineering or a related discipline.