M.Sc. On Campus

Medical Engineering

Nottingham Trent University

12 months
15850 GBP/year
8800 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This Medical Engineering course from Nottingham Trent University, has been developed to meet the needs of the healthcare sector and the medical industry in the UK and internationally.


Medical Engineering is user-focused, taking a multidisciplinary approach and building on strong relationships with industry and the health sector. The course aims to provide you with live engineering and design experience and the tools to drive forward process, material and critical thinking in the commercial world.

You will benefit from the internationally recognised research activities in the engineering subject area which have been supported by grants from a variety of funding organisations. The engineering team has been involved with numerous international collaborative projects, and closely works with industry and the healthcare sector on different research and development schemes.

Careers and employability

All students will be allocated a personal tutor throughout their course of study in order to provide pastoral support. Each module will provide students with the opportunity to engage with specialist lecturers via seminars and project work, allowing them to explore knowledge they are applying to assignments and topical discussion points.

All staff members teaching on the Medical Engineering programme from Nottingham Trent University are members of professional institutions and most are active researchers, with many undertaking industrial consultancy.

Our commercial, surgical and clinical partners will also be available to provide support for student projects and as needed for other student-specific requirements.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Research Methods and CPD
  • Prosthetics and Rehabilitation Robotics
  • Fluid Dynamics in Physiology and Medical Devices
  • Medical Applications of Smart Materials
  • Medical Imaging
  • Current Developments in Biomedical Engineering
  • Individual Industrial or Research Engineering Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • We recommend applying as soon as you are able as we may close the course if it is full.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A UK honours degree (minimum 2:1) or equivalent in a related discipline such as Engineering or BEng / BSc Product Design subjects
  • Applicants with relevant employment experience or other relevant qualifications will also be considered

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15850 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15850 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8800 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Nottingham

583 - 978 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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