Imperial College London

Course Introduction

This course has 4 separate streams to choose from: medical physics, biomechanics, neurotechnology and biomaterials.

Course Modules

Modules include: systems physiology; statistics and data analysis; physiological monitoring; biomedical imaging; journal club; medical device certification. Medical physics and imaging stream modules: advanced medical imaging; radiotherapy and radiobiology; nuclear medicine; image processing; biomechanics; biomaterials; computational neuroscience; health economics and decision'making in healthcare industries; MEMS and nanotechnology. Biomechanics and mechanobiology stream modules: biomaterials; advanced medical imaging; cellular biomechanics; physiological fluid mechanics; human neuromechanical control and learning; MEMS and nanotechnology; health economics and decision making in healthcare industries. Neurotechnology stream modules: machine learning and neural computation; computational neuroscience; brain machine interfaces; plus options. Biomaterials and tissue engineering stream modules: biomaterials; advanced biomaterials; advanced tissue engineering. All students also complete an individual research project.

Course Additional Entry

2.1 Honours degree in a physical science, engineering or mathematical subject. Although applicants will typically have a background in engineering or physical science, the course is potentially open to those from life sciences or medicine, provided they also have proven mathematics ability.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £27,900  Whole course. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £11,000  Whole course. First year home fees