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Biomedical Engineering with Imaging and Instrumentation MSc

Biomedical Engineering with Imaging and Instrumentation MSc

Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Biomedical Engineering Diagnostic Imaging

Course type


Course Summary

This MSc programme covers the following topics: fundamentals of human physiology; ethics and regulatory affairs in the biomedical field; medical imaging modalities and digital signal processing, their uses and challenges; analysis and design of instrumentation electronics present in a wide range of medical devices; instrumentation and technologies used for clinical measurements; design, analysis and evaluation of critical systems in the context of clinical monitoring, including safety; origin of biological electricity, measurement of bioelectric signals, principles of bioelectric stimulation, and their applications.

Applications are welcome from students with a background in Engineering or e programme is a joint effort of the School of Engineering and Materials Science and the School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science. It has strong roots within the well-recognised expertise of academics from the two Schools that deliver the lectures, who have international standing in cutting-edge research on Imaging and Instrumentation. This fact ensures that the programme is delivered with the highest standards in the field. The students also benefit from access to state-of-the-art facilities and instrumentation while undertaking their research e programme is designed with a careful balance of diversified learning components, such that, on completion of their studies, the postgraduates acquire extensive knowledge and skills that make them able to undertake careers in a wide range of professional ambits within the biomedical field, including health care services, industry and scientific research.

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Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date



Research Project (60 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students need to have a undergraduate degree (minimum good second class honours or equivalent) in Engineering, Mathematics, or equivalent. Each application is individually assessed.

University information

Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) is a leading UK and International university and is a member of the prestigious Russell Group of Universities. Its history goes back to 1785, when it was originally four different colleges which have merged over the years. The University was born in London, and has five campuses in the city, but has expanded to include campuses in China, Malta and Paris. It has 26,000 students and 4,500 members of staff,...more