New students

Information for new Biomedical Engineering students, including registration, term dates and intro week, can be found below.


If you have any questions about intro week or about starting your degree please get in touch:

Biomedical Engineering intro week timetable

Intro week: Monday 23 September - Friday 27 September 2019

Attendance at intro week is compulsory. Please see below the intro week timetable. If you are unable to attend please contact us as soon as possible.

Intro week timetable

Term dates

Intro week: 23 September - 27 September 2019

Autumn semester: 30 September - 8 February 2020 [4 weeks Christmas vacation 21 December  - 20 January 2020]

Spring semester: 10 February - 13 June 2020


You will formally register as a student on Monday 23 September (please see the intro week timetable for details). In order to register you will need to bring key documents.

IMPORTANT: See the following link for instructions if you missed registration.

Reading list

You will be provided with module reading lists at the start of semester. Please note that most recommended books can be found in the University Library.

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International Merit Scholarships

We offer a generous package of financial support for international students including 75 undergraduate scholarships worth £10,000 towards the annual tuition fee and 125 postgraduate taught scholarships worth £5,000 towards the tuition fee. Applications are now open for existing offer holders.