Imperial College London

Imperial College London

Biomedical Engineering with Biomaterials

This programme provides the option of studying biomedical engineering with biomaterials; biomedical engineering with biomechanics; biomedical Engineering with medical physics; or biomedical engineering with neurotechnology. The course offers a background in biomedical engineering and systems.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree (minimum 2.1) in engineering; physical science; or mathematics; typically a background in engineering or physical science, or from life sciences or medicine, provided applicants also have proven mathematics ability; all applicants whose 1st language is not English require: GCSE, IGCSE, GCE O-level or equivalent at grade C; or Cambridge certificate of proficiency in English (CPE) at grade C; or IELTS score of 7.0 with a score of 6.5 or better in the written and speaking section; or TOEFL paper minimum score of 610 (test of written English (TWE) of 4.5 or more); or TOEFL computer minimum score of 250 (TWE of 4.5 or more); or TOEFL internet minimum score of 100 overall, including a minimum of 24 in the written section and a minimum of 22 in the speaking section.

Course modules

Modules include: Systems physiology; statistics and data analysis; physiological monitoring; biomedical imaging; modelling in biology; journal club; health and safety engineering and risk analysis; regulatory requirements for medical devices; advanced medical imaging; radiotherapy and radiobiology; nuclear medicine; image processing; computational neuroscience; biomechanics; biomaterials and tissue engineering; health economics and decision-making in healthcare industries; biomechanics; biomaterials and tissue engineering; cellular biomechanics; neuromuscular control; orthopaedic biomechanics; microsystems and nanotechnology; health economics and decision making in healthcare industries; brain machine interfaces; sensory neural coding laboratory; computational neuroscience; neuromuscular control; advanced medical imaging; image processing; microsystems and nanotechnology; advanced biological modelling; plus a research project.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on written examinations; coursework; and project dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 10,000 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 27,100 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
South Kensington Campus Kensington and Chelsea SW7 2AZ South East

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