Biomedical Engineering

Ulster University - Jordanstown


Course Name Biomedical Engineering
Course Provider Ulster University - Jordanstown
Course Code 94027 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
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Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Jordanstown
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2019
Application Date Application is through the University's online application system.
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Duration Attendance

The full-time MSc takes one calendar year to complete and consists of two taught terms with a substantial research project during the summer semester. The MSc can also be undertaken in a part-time day release mode. Part-time students who are in full-time employment will be able to gain credit for work-based activity in the work-based learning modules that are a feature of the programme.
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Entry Requirements

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PgDip - Normally, an Honours or non-Honours degree or postgraduate diploma/certificate in a relevant engineering, technology or science discipline. In exceptional circumstances, where an individual has substantial and significan...

Course Content


This course is a suitable preparation for employment in the medical device, pharma and biotechnology sectors and as preparation for PhD studies or research positions. The course draws upon the internationally recognised research with the s...

Subjects Taught

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Biomaterials 1
This module provides the student with the core skills required to critically appraise the composition, properties and function of synthetic biomaterials in the context of the relevant materials science considerations. Issu...

Careers or Further Progression Career options

Upon successful completion of the programme students will be more employable, particularly within the medical device, pharma and biotechnology sectors. Another important opportunity for MSc students is the academic career and/or research career through a PhD programme such as those offered within the school.
Further Enquiries Course Director: Dr Dorian Dixon
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Admissions Contact: Kerry Moran
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