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Biomedical Engineering

Learn how to modify and control biological systems on this 4-year BEng (Hons) Biomedical Engineering degree

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Key Facts

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Degree

(BEng (Hons)) Biomedical Engineering

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Degree Duration

4 years :

1 year pathway + 3 year degree

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Pathways Available

International Year Zero

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Start Dates

September 2022

Degree Overview

On this programme you will learn disciplines such as: rehabilitation engineering – prosthetic / orthotic devices, biomaterials and implant design, tissue engineering and wound repair for artificial organs, genomic coding and genetic engineering, medical technology – design and manufacturing.
All teaching on this course is informed by the latest research, and is delivered by experienced medical engineers and clinical scientists. This course will help you gain professional insight from leading industry partners, and hands-on practical experience in our state-of-the-art engineering laboratories.

You will also have the option to do a placement year in industry which will enable you to build contacts whilst developing your skills and professional confidence.

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Important
  • There may be additional costs that you may incur as a student such printing, stationary and PC if needed.

Why Study this Degree

This degree is accredited by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE), and can lead to Chartered Engineer (CEng) accreditation.

Also recognised by ENAEE (European Network for Accreditation of Engineering Education).

Our BEng / MEng in Biomedical Engineering received 92% overall satisfaction in the National Student Survey 2020.

Your Pathways

The International Year Zero is the first year of the four year undergraduate course. IYZ is designed to help you gain extra skills in your subject area, as well as English Language, before you continue to year one of your chosen University undergraduate degree course.

Following successful completion of the IYZ, you will continue onto Year One of your degree directly with the University of your choice.

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University of Bradford

The University combines academic teaching with industry expertise to create a learning environment and culture that fosters innovation and excellence. This approach helps you to develop skills and gain practical experience that is highly valued by future employers.

Formed in 1832 as the Mechanics Institute, in 1966 the University of Bradford became Britain’s 40th university. Over its 50 years the University has innovated and proven its excellence, more recently, ranked top 3 in the UK for work experience and careers and employment services and won University of the Year for Social Inclusion.

The University of Bradford is made up of four academic faculties with each covering a broad range of specialisms:

  • Faculty of Engineering & Informatics
  • Faculty of Health Studies
  • Faculty of Life Sciences
  • Faculty of Management, Law & Social Sciences