Taught course

Biomedical Engineering

University of Strathclyde · Department of Bioengineering

Entry requirements

MSc: Excellent first degree or other qualification equivalent to first-or second-class Honours degree from a UK university in engineering, physical science, life science, medicine, or a profession allied to medicine. Candidates with other qualifications, or whom may benefit from a longer period of study, may take the MSc over 21 months. PgDip: Normally a first degree, but other applicants will be considered.

Months of entry


Course content

This credit based modular conversion course is designed to provide students with a broad training in biomedical engineering, a field of expertise bringing together engineering, medicine and the life and physical sciences.
All students take instructional classes in the first two semesters; MSc students then complete a research or development project reported by a thesis. You also have the opportunity to visit local clinical centres and attend research seminars presented by visiting experts from the UK and overseas.

Information for international students

For candidates whose first language is not English, minimum standards of written and spoken English is an IELTS score of 6.5.

Fees and funding

University, faculty and departmental bursaries.

Qualification and course duration


part time
21-24 months
full time
12 months


part time
12 months
full time
9 months

Course contact details

Prof Helen Grant
+44 (0) 141 548 3438
+44 (0) 141 552 6098