Research course

Medical Devices

University of Strathclyde · Department of Bioengineering

Entry requirements

First or upper second class Honours degree, or equivalent, in engineering or physical cciences

Months of entry


Course content

The Doctor of Engineering (EngD) in Medical Devices is a higher degree providing engineers and physical scientists with full research training at the life sciences interface (LSI) that is relevant to medical devices and related technologies.

A key feature of DTC resaearch projects is thier interdisciplinary nature: each project is co-supervised by academic staff from different scientific disciplines with expertise on a wide range of topics including drug delivery and bioimaging, cell and tissue engineering and microdevices, and many involve interaction with clinical groups or companies in the medical industries sector.

Information for international students

There are no scholarships available for International students.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

A number of studentships are available via a training package funded by the EPSRC. Graduates accepted for the Centre who are UK citizens will receive a four-year studentship covering living expenses and fees. EU citizens who have been resident in the UK for three years or more are also eligible for the full studentship. Fees-only support is available for other EU citizens.

Qualification and course duration


full time
48 months

Course contact details

Carol McInnes
+44 (0)141 548 3781