Taught course

Biomedical Engineering (IPEM Accreditation)

Institution
Keele University · School of Medicine
Qualifications
MSc

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*.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Core modules: Medical Device Design Principles; Physiological Measurements; Medical Equipment and Technology Services Management; Biomedical Signal Processing and Analysing; Experimental Research Methodology.

Optional modules: Bioreactor & Growth Environment; Biomechanics; Molecular Techniques; Stem Cell Therapy; Nanomagnetics in Nanomedicine; Biosensors; Cell and Tissue Engineering; Cell Biomechanics; Biomaterials; Human Physiology and Anatomy*

Information for international students

Where English is not the first language, applicants must have an acceptable English qualification, as defined in the Graduate Prospectus.

Fees and funding

UK students
£5,100 (2016/17 entry)
International students
£14,590 (2016/17 entry)

Students are required to identify their own sources of funding.

For further information on bursaries and scholarships available, please go to the following link on the Keele University Website:

http://www.keele.ac.uk/studentfunding/bursariesscholarships/internationalfunding/postgraduate/

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations15
Written coursework / continuous assessment15
Dissertation60 (15000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Hildegarde Wright
Email
h.wright@.keele.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 1782 734938