Biomedical Engineering, MEng (Hons) MEng (Hons)

Swansea University

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Course info

UCAS CODE HB1V
Medical Engineering applies engineering principles to the human body and a broad range of instrumentation used in modern medicine. The subject combines engineering and medicine to produce the next generation of biomedical engineers. With strong industry links the department is developing new technologies and making advances for the future of personalised health care.**Our Medical Engineering degrees have three themes:** - Biomechanics and materials – the development and analysis of materials ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
14th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
29th

Start date and duration

Start date
26-SEP-22
Full Time
4 Years

Bioengineering, Medical and Biomedical Engineering

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 91 = 9% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, April 2022

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Bioengineering, Medical and Biomedical Engineering

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Mathematics
67%
Biology
53%
Physics
48%
Chemistry
38%
Geography
10%

Tuition fees

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£9,000 per year
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£20,650 per year
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£20,650 per year
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Latest Biomedical Engineering reviews

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How Biomedical Engineering students rated:

Student rating ( 4.8) 36 reviews

5 star 81%
4 star 17%
3 star 2%
2 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 4,343 reviews

5 star 58%
4 star 32%
3 star 9%
2 star 1%
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Swansea University
CUG ranking
29th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.4)
Swansea University is renowned for its excellence in research, teaching reputation and delightful seafront location. Established in 1920, the university has been a provider of quality education for 100 years and was awarded University of the Year by Whatuni in 2019. The university comprises seven academic colleges distributed across two campuses, and offers a huge range of undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral degree options, as well as opportunities for research positions and studying abroad. The university has two campuses in Swansea. The Singleton Park campus enjoys a stunning beachfront location and is surrounded by leafy parkland, which is perfect for sports, recreation and socialising. The Bay campus, also located next to the beach, is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and has fantastic business partnership links.

Where you'll study

Swansea University

Fabian Way Swansea
SA1 8EN United Kingdom Nearest train station: Swansea  0.5 miles away

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