Studyportals Study cover for Medical Physics

Medical Physics 

Kaunas University of Technology

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
Duration
4300 EUR/year
4234 EUR/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

Can the application of physics concepts, theories and methods save lives? It certainly can. The teaching curriculum of KTU MSc in Medical Physics focuses on the use of ionising radiation for the treatment and diagnosis of oncological diseases, and protection of individuals and the environment from unreasonable radiation.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Why @KTU?

The teaching curriculum of KTU MSc in Medical Physics focuses on the use of ionising radiation for the treatment and diagnosis of oncological diseases, and the protection of individuals and the environment from unreasonable radiation.

This study programme is implemented together with the Lithuanian University of Health Sciences is adjusted to the medical physics study programmes around the globe and recognised by the International Organisation of Medical Physicists.

KTU MSc in Medical Physics is one of the few programmes of this kind delivered in English in Europe (except for the UK universities).

  • State-of-the-art research facilities and equipment available for KTU students’ research
  • Hands-on experience while working together with professionals in hospitals and medical care centres
  • EC directive 2013/59/EURATOM regulated curriculum

What will you study?

  • Ionising radiation: interaction of radiation with biomaterials, radiobiology
  • Radiation therapy: methods, equipment for the treatment of oncological diseases, dosimetry
  • Radiation diagnostics, radiology: methods, equipment for diagnostics of diseases, imaging
  • Nuclear medicine: the use of radioactive materials for diagnostics and treatment of diseases
  • Radiation protection and safety

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Fundamentals of Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Medical Radiation Physics
  • Radiation Protection and Safety
  • Radiobiology and Mathematical Modelling
  • Diagnostic Radiation Physics
  • Digital Processing of Biomedical Signals 
  • Radiation Detectors and Measurements

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
85
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a university Bachelor’s degree(min. length – 180 ECTS) in physics, biomedicine with a good average grade (min. CGPA>60%)
  • motivation (skype interview) 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    4300 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4300 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4234 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4234 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

All international students automatically become candidates to receive the Scholarship for International Students, which is assigned for first-year Bachelor or Master students with strong academic records and motivation.

The residents of the European Union countries and the global citizens of Lithuanian origin can apply for state-funded study places. This means that all the applicants, who fall into one of the aforementioned categories, will participate in the general admission’s competition for state-funded study places and get the chance to study free of charge, depending on their admission score.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Fresh content

Updated in the last 3 months

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

Medical Physics
-
Kaunas University of Technology

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!