Research course

Biomedical Engineering and Imaging Sciences

Institution
King's College London · School of Biomedical Engineering and Imaging Sciences
Qualifications
MPhil/PhDMD(Res)

Entry requirements

Bachelor's degree with 2:1 honours in Applied Mathematics/Mathematics, Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedical Engineering or another engineering-related discipline, Biomedical Sciences, Chemistry, Computer Science, Medicine, Physics.

A 2:2 degree may be considered only where applicants also offer a Master's degree with Merit or above.

Months of entry

January, April, July, October

Course content

We are driven by our commitment to improve the way we deliver healthcare through the use of advanced engineering.

A diverse and talented group working across the whole Medtech sector, we advance research, innovation and teaching progress through our shared missing of engineering better health for patients worldwide.

Our state-of-the-art and clinical-research facilities are embedded in St Thomas' Hospital where we can ensure our research projects are fully aligned with current clinical practice. Long-term collaborations with global MedTech companies and new partnerships with innovative start-ups ensure multiple pathways to translation.

Research is organised into ambitious, large-scale and long-term research projects supported by our six departments. This diverse infrastructure allows us to combine expertise and apply the latest healthcare concepts to deliver ground breaking results.

We pass this integrated approach to the next generation of healthcare specialist who study with our lecturers. Courses with practical training and real-world application at their core, taking place at the UK's most research active NHS Trust.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MPhil/PhD
    part time
    72-84 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    36-48 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • MD(Res)
    full time
    24-36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    48-60 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Andrew Reader
Email
andrew.reader@kcl.ac.uk