University of Strathclyde
The course is delivered by staff of the EPSRC-funded medical devices doctoral training centre (DTC ); with colleagues from engineering, the life sciences and physical sciences, and with input from clinical advisers from the NHS and elsewhere, the DTC offers a research and training programme for some of the best graduate students in the UK; in addition to compulsory classes students choose from elective modules in year 1, and undertake a short individual research project working in the laboratory and research group of their choice; on completion of these modules students progress to project work on a full-time basis; participation in industry days and events in medical devices in the UK is also a feature of the course.
Excellent degree or other qualification equivalent to a 1st or Upper 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university in engineering or physical science.
Core areas of study: Medical science; research methodology; bioengineering and healthcare; bioinformatics; advanced molecular technology; introductory pharmacology. Elective areas of study: Biomechanics or medical device technology for organ replacement; materials and their biomedical application or biomedical electronics; assessment of biomedical materials or prosthetics and orthotics; biomedical instrumentation or orthopaedic and cardiovascular devices; clinical biochemistry or case Studies in medical devices.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|EngD||Full-time||£ 3,400 per Academic year (home fees)||48 months|
|EngD||Full-time||£ 14,800 per Academic year (overseas fees)||48 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Strathclyde||Glasgow||G1 1XQ||Scotland|
0141 548 3195