Imperial College London

Imperial College London

Surgical Technology

The course provides students with a solid understanding and appreciation of the technology which is currently in use and new advances which are on the horizon.

Entry requirements

Honours degree in medicine or in an appropriate science subject; with at least 1 year's experience in an area related to surgery or surgical equipment or technology; 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

Subjects include: endoscopy and new technology; information technology; minimal access surgery and surgical skills; biomaterials and biomechanics; imaging and visualisation; energy sources; artificial organs and life support; clinical safety and new technology; plus dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on essays; assignments; and a dissertation.

Sponsorship information

Employer sponsorship (e.g. study leave), scholarship and bursaries.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 3,466 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 27,100 per Whole course (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 1,733 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 13,550 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 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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Key information

Department of Medicine
Telephone number: 
020 8383 1962