Biomedical Engineering Postgraduate Taught and Research Courses – funding options available

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Why Swansea University?

100% world-leading and internationally excellent environment – Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2021

You will study biomedical engineering within our vibrant research community, drawing on the exciting cutting-edge research taking place at the £22 million Centre for NanoHealth (CNH), and in our Biomedical Engineering Simulation and Testing (BEST) laboratory. This links student projects to the latest developments in the field and ensures they are relevant to today’s clinical challenges.

Those who complete our Biomedical Engineering degrees may find themselves in a strong position to pursue a career in engineering within the life sciences or the medical device industry. Past graduates have ventured into compelling professional paths, securing roles at notable companies including Renishaw, Calon Cardio-Technology Ltd, Olympus Surgical Technologies, NHS, GE Healthcare, and the Royal Navy.

Exceptional Facilities

Our cutting-edge facilities encompass electrical engineering instruments for constructing and testing medical devices, along with biomechanical modelling units dedicated to enhancing implant technologies. The Centre for NanoHealth (CNH) stands out as a distinctive facility that bridges the realms of engineering and medicine.

Find Your Perfect Course

Your Postgraduate Community

Engineering at Swansea offers a wealth of opportunities. Our diverse community of postgraduate students and research staff, coupled with expertise across various domains and a commitment to championing equality, diversity, and inclusivity, fosters a dynamic and inspiring environment for your studies

Funding – Scholarships & Bursaries

We understand that the cost of your studies is one of the most important factors when deciding on a postgraduate degree. That’s why we offered over £12 million in postgraduate scholarships last year. Find out what funding opportunities may be available to you.


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Who is eligible to apply?

UK, EU and International Students.

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