What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
112 UCAS points to include Maths at grade C
112 UCAS tariff points to include Advanced Higher grade D in Maths plus SQA Credit standard grade / Intermediate 2 at grade 3 in English or SQA National 5 grade C in English.
Acceptable subjects: Any Engineering. Construction and the Built Environment not accepted. To include Further Mathematics for Engineering Technicians module (Module 28) at Distinction.
To include three Higher Level subjects at 5, 5, 5 including Higher Level Maths plus Higher Level grade 3 or Standard Level grade 4 in English.
112 UCAS tariff points to include 64 points from 2 GCE Advanced Level (or equivalent) including GCE Advanced Level Mathematics at Grade C and GCSE English and Mathematics at grade C/grade 4 or equivalent.
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 112 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers67%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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Biomedical Engineering allows a choice of study patterns with the option to include a year of practical professional training and/or to proceed straight through to MEng level. A foundation year for those without science qualifications is available. This course combines professional engineering knowledge and expertise with an appreciation of the functioning of the human body. It covers everything from the development of new equipment for medical diagnosis and treatment to the implanting of biomaterials or artificial organs in the human body, and more recently cell/tissue engineering for replacing diseased body parts such as bone, cartilage and skin, as well as offering expertise in infection control and clinical signals. It uses engineering principles to understand, modify and control biological systems, and requires a working knowledge of physiology, anatomy and biological science.
Year 1: Engineering Mathematics (core) Computer-Aided Engineering (core) Materials Technology & Structural Mechanics (core) Skills for Engineering (core) Practical Electronics (core) Anatomy & Physiology (core) Year 2: Further Engineering Mathematics and Statistics (core) Material Engineering & Design (core) Digital & Analogue Electronics (core) Biomechanics & Human Biodynamics (core) Healthcare Technology Project (core) Cell & Tissue Biology (core) Year 3: Placement Year Final Year: Project (core) Six Sigma for Business Excellence (core) Medical Ethics & Regulations (core) Materials Failure Analysis (core) Biomaterials with Implant Design & Technology (core) Rehabilitation Engineering (core) Financial & Project Management (core)
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