University of Leeds

University of Leeds

Medical Engineering

This course combines the design and problem-solving skills of engineering with medical and biological sciences to contribute to medical device solutions and interventions for a range of diseases and trauma. This exciting and challenging programme will give you a broad knowledge base in this rapidly expanding field, as well as allowing you to specialise through your choice of optional modules.

Entry requirements

A Bachelor's degree with a 2.1 (Honours) in engineering, a physical science, mathematics, a medical degree or allied subject with a background in orthopaedics. We also welcome and accept students with a wide range of international equivalent qualifications.

Course modules

Modules include: Professional project; medical engineering experimental design and analysis. Optional modules: Managing for innovation; structure and function of the body; spinal biomechanics and instrumentation (distance learning); basic orthopaedic engineering; surface engineering; biomaterials (short course); functional joint replacement technology (short course); biotribology.

Sponsorship information

Scholarships worth up to £2,000 available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,500 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc (Eng) Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

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Key information

Contact: 
School of Mechanical Engineering
Telephone number: 
0113 343 2149