University of Southampton

University of Southampton


Electronic technologies are now being applied to biomolecular and biomedical research and the electronics industry is moving towards healthcare applications. Learn how modern micro- and nanofabrication methods can be used to create biodevices for biomedical engineering and position yourself at this exciting new interface between electronic engineering and the life sciences.

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent in an appropriate discipline (e.g. mathematics, physics, engineering, computer science).

Course modules

Semester 1: Microfabrication; microfluidics and lab-on-a-chip; bionanotechnology; nanoelectronic devices; introduction to MEMS. Semester 2: nanofabrication and microscopy; biosensors; biotechnology and therapeutics; molecular recognition; green electronics; MEMS sensors and actuators; practical application of MEMS; medical electrical and electronic technologies; photonics.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Highfield Campus Southampton SO17 1BJ South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
023 8059 2630