Newcastle University

Newcastle University

Biomedical Engineering

The course develops students' knowledge, understanding and skills in the field of biomedical engineering with a focus on the application of mechanical engineering principles.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2.2 Honours degree, or international equivalent, in mechanical engineering or a related discipline, such as automotive, aeronautical, design, engineering, mathematics, or physics. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: MSc project: mechanical and systems engineering; nanomaterials; manufacturing materials and processes; management of new product introduction; biomaterials and tissue engineering; biomems and microsystems engineering; design for human-systems integration and; bioengineering or; fundamentals of mechatronics.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 16,265 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU North East

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Secretary, School of Mechanical and Systems Engineering
Telephone number: 
0191 208 6163