Queen Mary, University of London

Course Introduction

This programme will provide you with an advanced understanding of the principles and applications of biomaterials and their functional properties. You will learn about the function and application of biomaterials, their characteristics and their surface, physical and mechanical properties. You will study materials' and medicine'based modules, as well as those written specifically for the programme. You will also undertake a significant research project linked to the research interests of our academic staff.

Course Modules

Modules include: Materials research techniques; biomaterials and biomechanics; application of biomaterials; materials selection and design; advanced topics in biomaterials; research project. Options include: advanced ceramics; materials and the environment; composites; rheology and structural properties of advanced materials; nanotechnology and advanced functional materials; dental materials.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum 2nd Class Honours degree in a science, engineering or technology'based subject.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £16,450  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £8,200  Academic year. First year home fees