Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine
Department of Materials Science and Engineering,
Faculty of Engineering
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 to the health care sector.
- Polymers Materials Chemistry
- Materials for Biological Applications
- Bio-imaging and Bio-spectroscopy
- Practical, Modelling and Digital Skills
- Tissue Engineering Approaches to Failure in Living Systems
- Structural and Physical Properties of Dental and Bio-materials
- Research Project in an area of your choice
- Dental Materials Science
- Group Projects and Developing Research
- Tissue Structure and Function
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
The study of human biology as a material engineer has helped me develop my clinical biology and understand the methods involved in the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of pathology.
A good honours degree in materials, a physical science (biology or chemistry) or a related engineering subject.
A good honours degree in dentistry or medicine is also acceptable. Some background in chemistry and biology is desired.
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's a quick and easy process.
+44 114 222 5941
The course information set out here may change before you begin, particularly if you are applying significantly in advance of the start date.