We bring together engineering, medicine and the life and physical sciences to enable the development of relevant clinical and industrial research.
As part of the course you’ll go on visits to local clinical centres and attend lectures from industrialists and visiting experts from the UK and overseas. You’ll also have the opportunity to meet our many industrial and clinical partners to help advise and further your career.
How much will I earn?
The starting salaries for entry level medical engineering technicians in the NHS range between £23,023 to £29,608 (Band 5).
Salaries for biomedical engineers in the private sector are comparable to those in the NHS, ranging between £21,000 and £45,000 depending on experience and level of responsibility*.
*information is intended only as a guide with figures taken from Prospects
The MSc in Biomedical Engineering is accredited by the Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine (IPEM). An IPEM-accredited MSc is normally required for those wishing to pursue careers as Clinical Scientists in the National Health Service.
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- Medical Science for Engineering
- Engineering Science
- Professional Studies in Biomedical Engineering
- Research Methodology
- Biomedical Electronics
- Biomedical Instrumentation
- Prosthetics and Orthotics
- Regenerative Medicine
- Tissue Mechanics
- Clinical and Sports Biomechanics
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Biosignal Processing and Analysis
- Biomaterials and Biocompatibility
- Cardiovascular Devices
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- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
- StartingApply anytime.
- There’s no formal closing date for postgraduate applications
DisciplinesBio & Biomedical Engineering Biomedicine General Engineering & Technology View 113 other Masters in Bio & Biomedical Engineering in United Kingdom
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- Normally a first-class or second-class honours degree (or international equivalent) in engineering, physical science, life science, medicine, or a profession allied to medicine
- For candidates with other qualifications, or who may benefit from a longer period of study, the MSc can be undertaken over 24 months.
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International22500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 22500 GBP per year during 12 months.
National8850 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8850 GBP per year during 12 months.
- Rest of UK: £9,250
Living costs for Glasgow
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.