Brunel University London

Course Introduction

Overview

Our Biomedical, Biomechanics and Bioelectronics Engineering MSc degree focuses on advancing and updating your knowledge in biomechanics, biofluid mechanics and bioelectronics.

You will also receive a dynamic learning experience as you delve into medical imaging technology and artificial intelligence in image processing as part of this unique postgraduate engineering programme.

The aim of this specialist course is to create master?s qualified biomedical engineers who can help in the design, development, operation and research of complex medical devices for the modern biomedical and healthcare industry.

Teaching is delivered by enthusiastic world-leading biomedical research experts, and enhanced by clinical professionals who are part of our extensive network of industry and hospital collaborative partners. With our strong industry links, some projects are provided by hospital consultants and are based on solving practical biomedical problems and challenges.

You will have access to fully equipped laboratories, with excellent biomedical engineering research facilities. In the computer lab, you?ll have the opportunity to develop hands-on skills using modern computer software to solve problems relevant to biomedical issues.

This biomedical engineering master?s course is accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) and is studied full-time over one year.

Careers and your future

Your biomedical engineering postgraduate degree from Brunel will provide you with the acquired skills that are essential to the modern biomedical and healthcare industry. You?ll also have the expertise required to enter into product innovation, development and research.

Some of our graduates have taken on roles such as R&D engineer, biomedical specialist in intensive care monitoring and ventilation, product safety associate and engineer laboratory technician. Others have used the accumulated knowledge and skills taught in the course to join other industries, and indeed some have gone on to carry out PhD research.

Start Date:

2020-SEP-14. 2020-SEP-14.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc £9,370 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £19,280 Overseas Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £9,370 European Fees
3 years
Part Time
MSc £4,685 Home Fees
3 years
Part Time
MSc £9,640 Overseas Fees
3 years
Part Time
MSc £4,685 European Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: UK entry requirements A 2:2 (or above) UK Honours degree or equivalent internationally recognised qualification in an engineering, appropriate science or technology subject. Other qualifications and relevant experience will be assessed on an individual basis. Entry to this programme requires all students who are not nationals of the European Economic Area (EEA) and have temporary immigration permission to remain in the UK to obtain an ATAS certificate. If you are made an offer to join this course and you are not an EEA national, you will be required to obtain an ATAS certificate as a condition of your offer.
  • International entry requirements: UK entry requirements A 2:2 (or above) UK Honours degree or equivalent internationally recognised qualification in an engineering, appropriate science or technology subject. Other qualifications and relevant experience will be assessed on an individual basis. Entry to this programme requires all students who are not nationals of the European Economic Area (EEA) and have temporary immigration permission to remain in the UK to obtain an ATAS certificate. If you are made an offer to join this course and you are not an EEA national, you will be required to obtain an ATAS certificate as a condition of your offer. English language requirements IELTS: 6 (min 5.5 in all areas) Pearson: 51 (51 in all sub scores) BrunELT: 60% (min 55% in all areas) TOEFL: 79 (min R18, L17, S20, W17).