UCL (University College London)

UCL (University College London)

Medical Physics and Bioengineering

The Medical Physics and Bioengineering MRes provides structured training in this diverse and multi-disciplinary field and students may subsequently progress to an MPhil/PhD as part of a Doctoral Training Programme.

Entry requirements

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant discipline from a UK university, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Course modules

Options include: Ionising radiation physics (interactions and dosimetry); medical imaging; clinical practice; treatment with ionising radiation; medical electronics and control; bioengineering; optics in medicine; computing in medicine; medical devices and applications; foundations and anatomy and scientific computing; image processing; computational modelling in biomedical imaging; programming foundations for medical image analysis; information processing in medical imaging; image-directed analysis and therapy.

Assessment methods

Core Modules: There are no core modules for this programme. Options: Students choose four optional modules from the following: Ionising Radiation Physics: Interactions and Dosimetry; Medical Imaging; Clinical Practice; Treatment with Ionising Radiation; Medical Electronics and Control; Bioengineering; Optics in Medicine; Computing in Medicine; Medical Devices and Applications; Foundations and Anatomy and Scientific Computing; Image Processing; Computational Modelling in Biomedical Imaging; Programming Foundations for Medical Image Analysis; Information Processing in Medical Imaging; Image-Directed Analysis and Therapy.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time £ 4,770 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MRes Full-time £ 22,180 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MRes Part-time £ 2,385 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MRes Part-time £ 11,090 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bloomsbury Campus Camden WC1E 6BT South East

Key information

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020 7679 0253