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Medical Engineering

University of Leeds

M.Sc.
12 months
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About

This exciting and challenging Medical Engineering course at University of Leeds will give you a broad knowledge base in this rapidly expanding field, as well as allowing you to specialise through your choice of optional modules.

Overview

Medical engineering combines the design and problem-solving skills of engineering with medical and biological sciences to contribute to medical device solutions and interventions for a range of diseases and trauma. 

We emphasise the multidisciplinary nature of medical engineering and the current shift towards the interface between engineering and the life sciences. You could focus on tissue engineering, biomaterials or joint replacement technology among a host of other topics.

Whether you’re an engineer or surgeon, or you work in sales, marketing or regulation, you’ll gain the knowledge and skills to launch or develop your career in this demanding sector.

Career opportunities

Career destinations and opportunities for graduates of this course are diverse. This Medical Engineering course at University of Leeds will also prepare you for further studies as a research in industry or at PhD level. Our graduates have secured positions at companies such as:

  • DePuy Synthesis
  • Medicines and Healthcare Regulatory Agency

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Medical Engineering Experimental Design and Analysis
  • Professional Project
  • Team Design Project
  • Tissue Engineering
  • Medical Electronics and E-Health
  • Managing for Innovation
  • Structure and Functional Biomechanics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

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.
92
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor degree with a 2:1 (hons) in engineering, a physical science, mathematics, a medical degree or allied subject with a background in orthopaedics. We may ask for further detailed module information where necessary.
  • All applicants will need to have GCSE English Language at grade C or above, or an appropriate English language qualification.
  • International students who do not meet the English language requirements for this programme may be able to study our postgraduate pre-sessional English course, to help improve your English language level.

Tuition Fee

Funding

If you have the talent and drive, we want you to be able to study with us, whatever your financial circumstances. There may be help for students in the form of loans and non-repayable grants from the University and from the government.  

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