Biomedical EngineeringUniversity of Strathclyde
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Rank: 35 (The Complete University Guide)
Location: University of Strathclyde
Study mode full-time
Start Date: 2021/09/01
Duration: 12 months
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The Complete University Guide
The University of Strathclyde evaluation:
19.5 : 1
Biology and life sciences evaluation:
The postgraduate taught 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. We bring together engineering, medicine and the life and physical sciences to enable the development of relevant clinical and industrial research. The Masters 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.
First or second-class Honours degree, or equivalent, in engineering, physical science, life science, medicine, or a profession allied to medicine. For candidates with other qualifications, or who may benefit from a longer period of study, the MSc can be undertaken over 21 months.
Notice: This score might not be totally accurate. It is the default IELTS grade for The University of Strathclyde.
About this university
Combining a central location and varied program means the university attracts students from around the world. The International Office is available to help students from outside the UK to integrate with their new environment as well as with legal matters such as immigration papers and visas. There is also help and assistance on matters such as welfare and health while English language courses are available for those to whom English isnâ€™t a first language. In addition, the website provides country specific information for applying to the university. The students Union is the heart of life outside the classroom and it operates bars and clubs on campus that work with a student budget. There are more than 50 clubs and societies to get involved with outside studies ranging from music to sport and even voluntary work. The Centre for Sport and Recreation is on John Street and is the best place to head to get involved with the various sports clubs as well as fitness and wellbeing events that take place. There are also outdoor sports facilities around the city that the university has access to. Strathclyde Music represents the various student-run music clubs and groups including a number of educational and community projects. It is also home to the Maurice Taylor Organ, one of the most important pipe organs in the country. For those of a spiritual nature, there is a Chaplaincy Centre that caters for all denominations and is found in the Graham Hills Building. There are also a number of faith groups and societies to allow people of the same faith to gather together.