University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine

A multi-disciplinary course, students will be introduced to the field of biomaterials, and important factors in the selection, design, and development of biomaterials for clinical applications. You'll develop an understanding of biomaterials science, engineering, regenerative medicine and associated specialisms. This course will be of particular interest to students interested in facilitating their development into the medical field aiming 
to contribute in the health care sector.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree in materials, metallurgy, chemistry or a related engineering subject from an approved institution. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require an overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: materials for biological applications; scientific writing and health informatics; polymers materials chemistry; bio-imaging and bio-spectroscopy; tissue engineering and regenerative medicine; structural and physical properties of dental and biomaterials; research project. Optional modules: group projects and developing research; dental materials science; tissue structure and function; design of medical devices and implants.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by formal examinations, coursework assignments and a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,700 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 19,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,700 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,700 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,700 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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