Taught course

Biomedical Engineering

Loughborough University · Department of Chemical Engineering

Entry requirements

A 2:2 honours degree (or equivalent international qualification) in engineering or physical science.

Months of entry


Course content

The biomedical engineering field is rapidly developing and crosses a range of industries helping people achieve a better quality of life. Biomedical engineers have contributed to innovations in medicine and healthcare products and technologies, such as diagnostics, drug delivery systems, biomedical imaging and artificial organs. This course focuses on the application of engineering to biology and medicine to enhance and improve healthcare.

This programme will enhance your knowledge and skills and develop your ability to solve manufacturing and product design problems related to biomedical and healthcare engineering. This programme is designed to develop your knowledge and understanding of the most up-to-date developments in biomedical engineering, preparing you for a career in industry or continued academic studies.

You'll be immersed in our research culture and complete your own biomedical engineering-focused research project. You will work alongside our internationally respected research teams, helping you to gain solid practical and theoretical skills to boost your chosen career trajectory.

Information for international students

Applicants must meet the minimum English language requirements. Further details are available on the International website.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Please see our website for a list of master's degree funding and scholarships.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Postgraduate Enquiries
+44 (0)1509 222533