Biomedical Engineering (Healthcare) MSc (Eng)

  • Programme duration: Full-time: 12 months  
  • Programme start: Autumn 2021
  • Entry requirements: A UK 2.1 or equivalent will be required in Life Sciences, Biomedical Sciences, Optometry, Anatomy or a related subject. This course is also available for intercalating medical students upon completion of their third year.

Career prospects

We equip our students for rewarding careers and our graduates have found jobs in a wide range of industries and organisations, both in the UK and abroad.

Programmes include a strong practical element and incorporate the latest academic and industry research, enabling you to work effectively at the forefront of engineering.

When you graduate you can count on the University's Careers and Employability Service to help you plan your future. 

Employers

We've consistently achieved the highest grades in research assessments and many of our research programmes are supported by industrial companies such as:-

  • Agusta Westland
  • Airbus
  • BAE Systems
  • QinetiQ
  • Unilever
  • Jaguar
  • Ford
  • National and international bodies such as EPSRC and the European Commission.

We equip our students for rewarding careers and our graduates have found jobs in a wide range of industries and organisations, both in the UK and abroad.

Programmes include a strong practical element and incorporate the latest academic and industry research, enabling you to work effectively at the forefront of biomedical engineering.

When you graduate you can count on the University's Careers and Employability Service to help you plan your future. 

Companies operating in the biomedical engineering field including designers and manufacturers of medical devices and assistive technologies. There will also be significant opportunities to pursue a research degrees.

Intercalation

For medical students, the Biomedical Engineering (Healthcare) MSc is a great opportunity for intercalating students step away from their programme for 12 months in order to pursue this degree and gain state-of-the-art knowledge in Biomedical Engineering; students then return to complete their programme. Our programme is available to both University of Liverpool and external intercalating students.

 Why intercalate?

  • It offers greater career opportunities
  • It’s an opportunity to study a subject that interests you in more depth
  • It’s an opportunity to learn how to research
  • It may provide an opportunity to publish papers or present at conferences
  • You obtain a Bachelors or Masters qualification as well as your medical, veterinary or dentistry qualification

It’s an opportunity to meet new people and make new friends.