University of Surrey

University of Surrey

Medical Imaging

This course explores areas including the creation of 3D graphical models for facial reconstruction from scan data; the visualisation of complex vascular (blood vessel) structures to assist keyhole surgical procedures; techniques for creating patient-specific 3D modelling of human organ shapes and image-based methods designed to detect various pathologies and disease states in humans.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree in electronic engineering, mathematics, computing or physical sciences. Our minimum entry level is a 2.2 from a good UK university, or overseas equivalent. Relevant industrial experience will also be considered. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS at 6.5 or above with a minimum of 6.0 in each component.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Artificial intelligence (AI) and AI programming; computer vision and pattern recognition; dissertation project; human and radiation biology; image processing and vision; imaging applications of ionising radiation; imaging applications of non-ionising radiation; professional skills for clinical science and engineering; radiation physics.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a dissertation and projects.

Sponsorship information

CTA funding available; a few scholarships are available from the IEE and other charitable trusts; there are also DFIDS scholarships available within the University for overseas students, but these are very competitive and early application is vital.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,400 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 17,300 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
MSc Full-time £ 7,400 per Academic year (EU fees) 12 months
MSc Part-time - 60 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Surrey Guildford GU2 7XH South East

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