Biomedical Engineering

University of Strathclyde


The postgraduate taught Masters degree is a modular conversion course which provides broad training in biomedical engineering to help you progress with a career in research, industry or in the NHS.

The course brings together engineering, medicine and the life and physical sciences to enable the development of relevant clinical and industrial research.

The programme explores advances in technology and engineering to generate applications and solutions to clinically relevant problems.

As part of the course, you’ll go on visits to local clinical centres and attend lectures from industrialists and visiting experts from the UK and overseas. You’ll also have the opportunity to meet our many industrial and clinical partners to help advise and further your career.

Entry Requirements

For the MSc, a first or second class Honours degree in engineering, physical science, life science, medicine, or a profession allied to medicine.

Start Date

January, September


Postgraduate Master's



Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

21 months


Faculty of Engineering


Biomedical Engineering

SCQF Level


Career Area


Career Sectors

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Offshore and Energy