Swansea University

Swansea University

Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine

The aim of this programme is to provide students with a solid grounding within the field of tissue engineering and its application within regenerative medicine. Recent projects include: quality assurance of human stem cell/primary cell bank; the development of electrospinning techniques for the production of novel tissue engineering scaffolds; the incorporation of pulsed electromagnetic fields into wound dressings; the application of pulsed electromagnetic fields for improved wound healing; the use of nanoparticles in the control of bacterial biofilms in chronic wounds; the control of bacterial adhesion at surfaces relevant to regenerative medicine; the production of micro-porous particles for bone repair.

Entry requirements

Normally a 1st or upper 2nd Class Honours degree in biology, engineering or related subjects. English language requirement IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or Swansea University recognised equivalent.

Assessment methods

A 30,000 words thesis and a viva voce examination by both an internal and external examiner.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 16,950 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc (Res) Full-time October 2016 GBP 4,214 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 8,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc (Res) Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,107 per Year 1 (England) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea Swansea SA2 8PP Wales
Bay Campus, Swansea Swansea SA1 8EN Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
College of Engineering
Telephone number: 
01792 295514