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MEng (Hons) Biomedical Engineering, M.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #601 (WUR) ,
Biomedical engineering is a very diverse field which is also developing rapidly. To help you to become a bioengineer of the future, we work closely with industry to ensure you are as well-prepared as possible for a career in this exciting and rewarding industry.

About

Our Biomedical Engineering courses are highly practical and use real examples and projects from industry and medicine. On this course you’ll look at current health issues and develop materials, processes and devices that help prevent or treat disease or rehabilitate patients.

Areas of bioengineering covered on this course are biomaterials, bioinstrumentation, biomechanics, medical imaging,rehabilitation, and cellular, tissue, and genetic engineering.

In the School of Science and Technology we pride ourselves on our hands-on approach to teaching and giving you real-world experience. With our brand-new engineering courses we are taking these experiences to the next level with a revolutionary approach to teaching engineering.

We are partnering with industry every step of the way to ensure that you become the very best engineer of the future by working with all types and sizes of engineering organisations. In our innovative approach, you’ll spend a large proportion of your time each year applying theory to live, industry-led projects. You’ll also have the opportunity to apply for a year-long work placement to boost your industry knowledge even further.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Engineering Science Fundamentals. 
  • Engineering Mathematics and Technical Computing. 
  • Laboratory Analysis and Product Case Studies.
  • Practical and Project Skills for Engineering. 
  • Anatomy, Physiology and Biomechanics.
  • Chemistry of Materials. 
  • Digital Systems and Computer Engineering.
  • Engineering Modelling and Simulation Techniques.
  • Industrial Design and Product Case Studies. 
  • Integrated Group Design Project.
  • Tissue Engineering, Biomaterials and Biocompatibility.
  • Biomedical Imaging and Sensing.
  • Individual Industrial/Research Engineering Project.
  • Design to Market. 
  • Robotics, Cybernetics and Biomechatronics.
  • Biotribology Applied to Prosthetics. 
  • Advanced Medical Imaging and Therapeutics.
  • Advances in Genomics for Diagnostics and Therapeutics.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

  • 128 UCAS points from up to four qualifications (two of which must be A-level equivalent including Mathematics grade B); or
  • BTEC Extended Diploma* – DDM including relevant mathematics modules; and
  • GCSEs – English and Maths grade C / 4

    Tuition Fee

    • International Applies to you

      13900 GBP/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 13900 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
    • EU/EEA Applies to you

      9250 GBP/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
    We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

    Living costs for Nottingham

    • 583 - 980 GBP/month
      Living Costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

    Funding

    • A Tuition Fee Loan: Up to £9,000 per year to pay for your tuition fees.
    • A Maintenance Loan: Between £3,039 and £8,200 depending on your household income and whether or not you will be living in your parental home during term time. (Students in receipt of certain benefits can get up to £9,347 per year).University bursaries or scholarships: for eligible students.

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