Entry requirements

Applicants are expected to have, or to anticipate receiving, at least the equivalent of a first or second class degree from a UK university in a relevant subject; appropriate work experience can be taken into account at the University's discretion. Applicants are expected to have A-level Mathematics or equivalent. In addition, applicants are required to have completed an undergraduate module in human physiology and anatomy. If not, the student will be required to attend the module on Physiology and Anatomy*.

Cellular Engineering; Tissue Engineering

Months of entry


Course content

Core modules: Bioreactor & Growth Environment; Stem Cells; Cell & Tissue Engineering; Biomaterials; Experimental Research Methodology.

Optional modules: Physiological Measurements; Nanomagnetics in Nanomedicine; Medical Equipment and Technology Services Management; Biomedical Signal Processing; Cell Biomechanics; Introduction to Medical Imaging; Medical Device Design Principles; Biomechanics; Molecular Techniques; Human Physiology & Anatomy*.

Information for international students

Where English is not the first language, applicants must have an acceptable English qualification or attendance on course required.

Fees and funding

UK students
£5,200 (2017/18 entry)
International students
£14,750 (2017/18 entry)

Students should identify their own sources of funding.

For more information regarding Keele Post Graduate Bursaries and Scholarships, please go to the following link on Keele University Website:


Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months
part time
24 months


AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations35
Written coursework / continuous assessment25
Dissertation33 (15000 words)

Course contact details

Hildegarde Wright
+44 (0) 1782 734938