Taught course

Computational Medicine

University of Sheffield · Faculty of Engineering

Entry requirements

A 2:1 science and engineering degree, with knowledge of solid and fluid mechanics.

Months of entry


Course content

Through hands-on teaching and access to the most advanced technologies available to date, this course aims to prepare you for employment in biomedical industries, in regulatory agencies, in new companies offering in silico medicine services and in research hospitals all over the world.

You'll explore areas including computational biology and computational medicine and will be taught using the latest tools in virtual reality and models of virtual medicine. This course is your gateway to work in individualised health and personalised health.

The Insigneo Institute for In silico Medicine is a collaborative initiative between the University of Sheffield and Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

It coordinates 140 academics and clinicians from a multiplicity of disciplines who collaborate to improve health outcomes.

Only the most outstanding candidates will be accepted onto this unique course. The small cohort will be integrated within Insigneo's world-leading research groups, creating a community of experts in this exciting new field.

There may also be the opportunity to progress onto the Insigneo in silico PhD programme.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

+44 (0)114 222 7852