University of Surrey

University of Surrey

Biomedical Engineering

Our course will suit students if they want to gain the skill-set and experience required to embark on a future career within clinical engineering, the medical industry or healthcare science and research. Students will benefit from a thorough taught knowledge base, covering areas such as: Biomaterials, biomechanics; movement analysis; human biology; instrumentation; micro-engineering; physiological measurement; medical implants; rehabilitation engineering and safety.

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.2 Honours degree (or overseas equivalent) in engineering, physical sciences, medicine, or life medical/paramedical sciences. Other related paramedical professional qualifications may be considered. Occasionally students may be admitted with a lesser academic qualification, if they can prove several years' relevant industrial (or Health Service) experience. English language requirements: IELTS minimum overall: 6.5, IELTS minimum by component: 6.0.

Course modules

Compulsory modules: human biology; instrumentation; biomechanics; professional and research skills; computer methods in biomedical engineering research; human movement and rehabilitation; medical implants and biomaterial applications; biomedical sensors and signals; research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 18,000 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,000 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (International) 24 months

Campus details

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

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