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Biomedical Engineering, B.Eng.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

Upon completion of the Biomedical Engineering BEng course at King's College London you will go on to specialise in medical engineering, medical physics or apply for further study in Medicine.

Key benefits

  • King's is recognised as one of the international leaders in Medical Engineering and Physics education.

  • The Biomedical Engineering Department is based in one of the UK’s centres of excellence for medical imaging in a clinical setting at St Thomas’ Hospital.

  • Designed to prepare students to enter jobs in the evolving field of biomedical engineering, healthcare research or further study in medicine.

  • Taught by a combination of academic and clinical researchers at the forefront of their field.

Career prospects

Biomedical Engineering graduates can enter various industries, such as a medical hardware and software, or take a clinical engineering position in a hospital. Graduates may also choose to progress to a masters or doctoral degree specialising in medical engineering or medical physics, or progress to a medical degree.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Programming
  • Physics for Biomedical Engineering
  • Joint Honours Laboratory
  • Computational Statistics
  • Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mathematics for Biomedical Engineering
  • Mechanics for Biomedical Engineering

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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General Requirements

  • AAB

Please note that A-level General Studies, Critical Thinking, Thinking Skills and Global Perspectives are not accepted by King's as one of your A-levels. However, if offered the grade achieved may be taken into account when considering whether or not to accept a candidate who has just fallen short of the conditions of their offer.

  • Required subjects

Mathematics and Physics

  • Preferred subjects

Further Mathematics, Chemistry or Biology

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26700 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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