Imperial College London

Course Introduction

This course offers four distinct steams, each of which accredited and employment-focused: Biomechanics and Mechanobiology pathway ? this stream is focused on the bioengineering problems related to major diseases associated with an ageing population; Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering pathway ? this stream is jointly offered with the Department of Materials and covers the use of biomaterials in medical and surgical environments; Medical Medical Physics and Imaging pathway ? this stream trains graduates in the physical understanding required for healthcare and medical research, with focus on human physiology, radiotherapy and clinical imaging; Neurotechnology pathway ? this stream focuses on new technology for investigating brain function, such as developing neuroprosthetic devices and new neuroimaging techniques. Our career-focused degrees ensure graduates are well-placed to gain employment in a growing industry. The global population is ageing which increases demand for biomedical engineers to create new medical devices. There are many areas of employment open to you as a graduate of this course, and previous graduates have gone on to pursue careers in: Healthcare, Medical device industry, Research, Medicine etc.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc £13,250 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £13,250 European Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £31,250 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: Students need to have a minimum requirement of 2.1 degree in an engineering, physical sciences or mathematical subject.
  • International entry requirements: Students must achieve the College requirement in the appropriate English language qualification: Standard IELTS 6.5 overall (minimum 6.0 in all elements); Higher 7.0 overall (minimum 6.5 in all elements).