UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This programme pathway is designed for students with a developing interest in the engineering aspects of technology that are applied in modern medicine. Students gain an understanding of bioengineering principles and practices that are used in hospitals, industries and research laboratories through lectures, problem'solving sessions, a research project and collaborative work.

Course Modules

Core modules: imaging with ionising radiation; clinical practice; magnetic resonance imaging and optics; medical electronics and control; viva module. Options: aspects of biomedical engineering; optics in medicine; computing in medicine; medical devices and applications.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of a 2nd class UK Honours degree in physics, engineering, computer science, mathematics, or another closely related discipline, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Workplace knowledge and expertise are also considered. Applicants with a lower than 2nd Class degree may be invited for a short online interview with programme tutors as part of their application process.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £23,020  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £11,090  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £11,460  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £5,725  Academic year. First year home fees
1 year
Full Time
PgDip
2 years
Part Time
PgDip