48 months
25670 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Be inspired to help shape the future of healthcare technology on this Bioengineering flexible course at University of Sheffield. In your first year you'll get a broad-based introduction to bioengineering. 

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In the Bioengineering programme from University of Sheffield , you'll learn about biology, physiology and anatomy, and begin to understand how traditional engineering principles can be applied to the human body.

Key Features  

  • Project work, sometimes in groups, could see you tackling industrial problems and developing your management skills. In the third year you'll work on a group project, and in the final year you'll complete a major piece of individual research related to your chosen specialism.
  • All our students take the Global Engineering Challenge. Working with students from other engineering courses you'll have to find creative solutions to problems. The project looks at challenges faced by communities throughout the world. It's designed to develop you as a professional engineer and get you thinking about sustainable solutions.


This course is accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and the Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine (IPEM).

The MEng satisfies all the academic requirements needed for Chartered Engineer (CEng) status.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Modelling, Analysis and Control
  • Systems Engineering Mathematics 
  • Biomaterials 
  • Engineering with Living Systems 
  • Materials Under Stress
  • Physics of Living Systems  

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


480 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Levels + additional qualifications | AAB, including Maths and a science + A in a relevant EPQ; AAB, including Mathematics and a science subject + A in AS Level or B in A Level Further Maths
  • International Baccalaureate | 36, 6 in Maths and a science subject at Higher Level
  • BTEC | DD in Engineering or Applied Science + A in A Level Maths
  • Scottish Highers + 2 Advanced Highers | AAAAB + AA in Maths and a science subject
  • Welsh Baccalaureate + 2 A Levels | A + AA in Maths and a science subject
  • Access to HE Diploma | 60 credits overall in a relevant subject with 45 credits at Level 3 including 39 credits at Distinctions and 6 at Merit to include Mathematics and Science Units. Applicants are considered individually. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25670 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 25670 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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