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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

Different course options

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-20

Modules

The module is an intensive research module that spans all three MSc semesters. It draws together the knowledge and skills from the taught component to address a research challenge of significant scope to be undertaken independently, under supervision. It focuses on the technical, project management and communication skills needed to successfully execute academic- and/or industry-oriented research. The project entails to apply research methods to solve original problems of fundamental or applied nature.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£10,900

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£22,750

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

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