MSc Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Faculty of Engineering
Our one year postgraduate taught courses provide an innovative programme of study in which students are challenged to achieve their best; developing specialist skills and knowledge sought after by employers, as well as establishing an ideal background for PhD research.
About the course
Course description 2017
A multi-disciplinary course, students will be introduced to the field of biomaterials, and important factors in the selection, design, and development of biomaterials for clinical applications. You’ll develop an understanding of biomaterials science, engineering, regenerative medicine and associated specialisms.
This course will be of particular interest to students interested in facilitating their development into the medical field aiming to contribute in the health care sector.
- Materials for Biological Applications
- Scientific Writing and Health Informatics
- Polymers Materials Chemistry
- Biomaterials II (Advances in Biomaterials)
- Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine
- Structural and Physical Properties of Dental and Biomaterials
Examples of optional modules
- Group Projects in Bioengineering
- Dental Materials Science
- Tissue Structure and Function
- Design of Medical Devices and Implants
- Introduction to Digital Dentistry and Dental Manufacturing
Teaching and assessment
Working alongside students and staff from across the globe, you’ll tackle real-world projects, and attend lectures, seminars and laboratory classes delivered by academic and industry experts.
You’ll be assessed by formal examinations, coursework assignments and a dissertation.
1 year full-time
A good honours degree in materials, metallurgy, chemistry, physics or a related engineering subject from an approved institution. A good honours degree in dentistry or medicine is also acceptable.
English language requirements
Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
You can apply for postgraduate study using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. It is a quick and easy process.
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The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.