University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Bioengineering (Biomaterials and Biomechanics)

This course provides science or engineering graduates from a diversity of backgrounds with a solid grounding in modern bioengineering technologies, together with a strong emphasis in biomechanics and biomaterials, which prepares students for a career in an industrial, clinical or research environment, independent learning, and prepares them for postgraduate research or careers in industry or hospitals.

Entry requirements

High 2.2 (or international equivalent) in engineering, physical sciences or closely related degree. English language requirements: IELTS: 6.0 (with no less than 5.5 in any element).

Course modules

Core modules: human structure and function for engineers; cell structure and function for engineers; biochemical applications of biomaterials; advanced biomaterial structures and advanced engineering research preparation. Spring semester: biomechanics; cell-material interactions; spinal biomechanics and instrumentation; biomaterials modelling; medical device regulation; advanced engineering research project organisation and design.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on project work. Written and oral presentations are undertaken at various stages of the course.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,300 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,630 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University Park Campus Nottingham NG7 2RJ East Midlands

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Key information

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Graduate Admissions
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0115 951 4081