Taught course


University of Sheffield · Department of Materials Science and Engineering

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Entry requirements

A good honours degree in materials, a physical science (biology or chemistry) or a related engineering subject.

A good honours degree in dentistry or medicine is also acceptable.

Months of entry


Course content

Students will be introduced to the field of biomaterials, and important factors in the selection, design, and development of biomaterials for clinical applications. You’ll develop an understanding of biomaterials science, tissue engineering, regenerative medicine and associated specialisms.

This course is suitable for students interested in the selection, design, and development of materials for applications in the medical and health care sectors.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

English language requirements

Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

For more information about entry requirements for international students, please visit https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/international/applying/postgraduate-taught

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
+44 (0)114 222 5941