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Biomedical Engineering MSc/PGDip

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Biomedical Engineering

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Why this course?

Studying an MSc in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Strathclyde, you'll be learning at a multi-award-winning academic institution. A 5-star QS-rated university, we were are also ranked 2nd in the UK for Medical Technology in the Complete University Guide Subject Tables 2020.

The postgraduate taught Masters degree is a modular conversion course which provides broad training in biomedical engineering to help you progress with a career in research, industry or in the NHS.

We bring together engineering, medicine and the life and physical sciences to enable the development of relevant clinical and industrial research.

The programme explores advances in technology and engineering to generate applications and solutions to clinically relevant problems.

As part of the course, you’ll go on visits to local clinical centres and attend lectures from industrialists and visiting experts from the UK and overseas. You’ll also have the opportunity to meet our many industrial and clinical partners to help advise and further your career.

Accreditation: Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine (IPEM).

Students will also achieve PgDip exit awards during this course.

Assessment

This credit-based modular degree comprises assessed instructional modules and project work.

Different course options

Full time | University of Strathclyde | 12 months | SEP-20

Study mode

Full time

Duration

12 months

Start date

SEP-20

Modules

This class aims to: provide an introduction to the philosophy, ethics and methodology of research; outline the role that the bioengineer plays in the solution of clinical problems; provide training in the principles, assessment and application of safety procedures in areas relevant to medical physics and biomedical engineering and engender an awareness of the importance of regulatory issues in medical device design and manufacturing.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£8,100

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£21,500

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

First or second-class Honours degree, or equivalent, in engineering, physical science, life science, medicine, or a profession allied to medicine For candidates with other qualifications, or who may benefit from a longer period of study, the MSc can be undertaken over 21 months.