M.Sc. On Campus

Medical Engineering and Physics

King's College London

12 months
27900 GBP/year
13380 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Medical Engineering and Physics MSc at King's College London is an award-winning programme taught by leading scientists and academics who have played a central role in the evolution of medical physics, medical engineering and clinical sciences. The course will give you a sound knowledge of physical and engineering science as it applies to medicine.


The Medical Engineering and Physics MSc at King's College London is ideal if you are a graduate of the physical and engineering sciences who wants to gain a broad view of the field and to specialise in medical physics/engineering

Key benefits

  • Award-winning students and course (more than 10 awards).
  • High-quality teaching using traditional and modern methods.
  • Delivered by more than 30 core lecturers. Most are full members and fellows of the Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine (IPEM) and many are leading national and international specialists.

Career prospects

The majority of our students are employed within a year of graduating. Many will work in healthcare (in the UK NHS or their home countries). Others will undertake post-graduate studies in leading academic institutions, or be employed in the private sector.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Healthcare Science and Research Methods 
  • Medical Physics  
  • Radiation Physics for Imaging and Radiotherapy 
  • Radiotherapy Physics 
  • Medical Imaging with Ionising Radiation  
  • Medical Imaging with Non-Ionising Radiation  

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum 2:1 degree in a physical or engineering science or equivalent.
  • A personal statement of up to 4,000 characters (maximum 2 pages) is required.
  • A copy (or copies) of your official academic transcript(s), showing the subjects studied and marks obtained. 
  • Two references are required with at least one academic. Professional references will be accepted if you have completed your qualifications over five years ago.
  • You are required to submit a CV (Resume) of 2 pages maximum.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27900 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    13380 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13380 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 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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