Why this programme
- The Medical Devices Engineering programme of the University of Glasgow will equip graduates for immediate employment within the biomedical engineering sector, both in the UK and internationally. Device regulatory aspects and biomedical ethics will be taught as underpinnings to the engineering and biomedical elements.
- The University of Glasgow has been delivering world-class engineering education and research since 1840.
- Biomedical Engineering is the newest division of the School of Engineering, bringing together our long-standing expertise. Research covers four themes: Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering, Bionanotechnology, Rehabilitation Engineering, Biosensors and Diagnostics.
- Biomedical Engineering has strong clinical links to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital. Medical device regulations for this MSc are taught by practitioners from the local NHS Medical Devices Unit.
- Students can access the world-leading James Watt Nanofabrication facilities through the optional Nanofabrication course.
- Electronic and Electrical Engineering (which Biomedical Engineering is part of in rankings) at Glasgow is ranked 5th in the UK and 1st in Scotland (Complete University Guide 2020).
- The School has an Athena Swan Bronze Award, demonstrating the school’s commitment to supporting women in scientific studies and careers, and to improving the working environment for all.
- Accreditation from IPEM, IMEchE and IET will be applied for following the first graduating cohort.
The programme will equip graduates for immediate employment within the biomedical engineering sector, both in the UK and internationally.
Device regulatory aspects and biomedical ethics will be taught as underpinnings to the engineering and biomedical elements. This will provide an excellent foundation for careers in regulatory roles.
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- Biophysics of Cells and Systems
- Statistics for Biomedical Engineering
- Signal Processing of Biosignatures
- Biosensors and Diagnostics
- Entrepreneurship in Biomedical Engineering
- Bioethics for Biomedical Engineering
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- 12 months
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DisciplinesBio & Biomedical Engineering General Engineering & Technology View 119 other Masters in Bio & Biomedical Engineering in United Kingdom
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- A 2.1 equivalent degree (GPA 3.0) in any Engineering Discipline or Physical Sciences/Maths degree that contians the core modules: maths
- Applicants with a high 2.2 equivalent degree classification but 2:1 standard marks in core modules may be considered for entry
- A copy (or copies) of your official degree certificate(s) (if you have already completed your degree)
- A copy (or copies) of your official academic transcript(s), showing full details of subjects studied and grades/marks obtained
- Official English translations of the certificate(s) and transcript(s)
- One reference letter on headed paper
- Evidence of your English language ability (if your first language is not English)
- A copy of the photo page of your passport (Non-EU students only)
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International25750 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25750 GBP per year during 12 months.
National10950 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10950 GBP per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Glasgow
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.