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Biomaterials Science and Tissue Engineering (4 Years) [MEng]

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UCAS course code
UCAS institution code
Degree awarded
4 years
Typical A-level offer

Grades AAA including Chemistry and Biology

Full entry requirements

Typical International Baccalaureate offer

37 points overall, to include 6,6,6 at Higher Level to include Biology, Chemistry and one other subject

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply through UCAS

Course description

This programme focuses on the use of materials in biomedical applications, principally for the treatment of a wide range of diseases and/or disabilities. It covers many areas of biology, biochemistry, anatomy, cytology and materials science.

In this way you can gain an understanding of the interactions that occur between differing classes of material and the many tissues of the human body.  

Lectures and tutorials are led staff who are all experts in their field with a deep knowledge of the subjects they teach. 87% of our students agree staff are good at explaining things to them.

Our staff are passionate about their subject. 80% of our students report that staff are enthusiastic about what they teach

Our courses are constantly revised with inputs from both students and industry to cover the latest developments and deliver learning in the most effective way. 82% of our students agree that the time they spend in teaching activities is used efficiently

Students on our courses have access to library and computer facilities that are dedicated to supporting their learning. 90% of our students agree that IT resources are easy to access and meet their needs.


Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2014 will be approximately £9,000 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £18,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate fees pages.


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Contact details

Academic department
School of Materials
Contact name
Tracy Bate
+44 (0)161 306 4360
+44 (0)161 306 3586

Academic department overview

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