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Biomedical Engineering

Aston University

Bachelor On Campus
36 months
Duration
19800 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

As a Biomedical engineer, you will be entering the profession at a time of exciting change and innovation. Biomedical engineers have the skills and flexibility to be involved in a wide number of activities from the development of novel devices to the delivery of expert services directly to patients.The Biomedical Engineering programme is offered at the Aston University.

Overview

 As well as supporting clinical staff, personnel and financial governance of medical equipment, ranging from the analysis and reporting on incidents involving medical devices to the assessment of new technologies, is also a vital need of the constantly growing healthcare sector.

Studying the Biomedical Engineering offered at the Aston University, you will also have the opportunity to complete several clinical and manufacturing visits designed to inspire innovation and entrepreneurship. We are partners in the Medical Device Testing and Evaluation centre (MD-TEC) based in the Queen Elizabeth Hospital.

Your future career prospects

The interface between engineering and healthcare is a growing area of industrial need with a wide range of career options with global opportunities for graduates. Combining science, medicine and technology, biomedical engineers are the natural figures in designing and manufacturing practices, commercial development as well as in technology management for the healthcare sector.

Accreditation

Both the BEng and MEng programmes are accredited by the IMechE (Institution of Mechanical Engineers).

Additionally, the MEng programme meets the academic requirement in full for Chartered Engineer registration.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biomedical Engineering Project 1
  • Electronic Engineering Foundations
  • Engineering Science
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology for Engineers
  • Mathematics for Engineers
  • Software Engineering
  • Biomaterials
  • Biomechanics
  • Biomedical Engineering Project 2
  • Biomedical Engineering Project 3

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • BBB-BBC. You must also pass the practical element of any Science course you take. Maths or Physics are required subjects.(consideration may be given to Further Maths, Design Technology, Engineering Science and Electronics if Physics is not studied at A level).
  • A level applicants who select this course as their Firm UCAS choice may be eligible for our lowered offer scheme. This means that the grades that you will need in order to be accepted on to the course will be reduced.
  • We welcome applications from students who have tried to improve their examination grades by taking a maximum of one set of resits. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19800 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • UK students During placement year: £ 1,250
  • International/EU students During placement year:£2,500

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

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