Biomedical Engineering at Nottingham Trent University - UCAS

Biomedical Engineering

Nottingham Trent University

Degree level: Undergraduate

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Biomedical engineering is a very diverse field which is also developing rapidly. To help you to become a bioengineer of the future, we work closely with industry to ensure you are as well-prepared as possible for a career in this exciting and rewarding industry. We pride ourselves on our hands-on approach to teaching and giving you real-world experience. With our new engineering courses we are taking these experiences to the next level with a revolutionary approach to teaching engineering. Our Biomedical Engineering courses are highly practical and use real examples and projects from industry and medicine. On this course you’ll look at current health issues and develop materials, processes and devices that help prevent or treat disease or rehabilitate patients. Areas of bioengineering covered on this course are biomaterials; bioinstrumentation; biomechanics; medical imaging; rehabilitation; and cellular, tissue, and genetic engineering. We are partnering with industry every step of the way to ensure that you become the very best engineer of the future by working with all types and sizes of engineering organisations. In fact, this course was developed and designed with industry partners such as Speedo, PepsiCo, IET and GlaxoSmithKline. In our innovative approach, you’ll spend a large proportion of your time each year applying theory to live, industry-led projects. You’ll also have the opportunity to apply for a year-long work placement to boost your industry knowledge even further. • • Why study Biomedical Engineering at Nottingham Trent University • • • We’ve got a great reputation. We’re consistently rated as one of the best universities for teaching in the UK. We were awarded a gold rating in the government’s Teaching Excellence Framework, and the rankings produced by Times Higher Education put us third in the UK. Our enthusiastic, experienced staff work hard to provide the best learning experience possible. • Our graduates get jobs. 96% of NTU graduates are employed or engaged in further study six months after leaving (latest Destination of Leavers from Higher Education survey 2015-16). • We've got satisfied students. A massive 93% of our students would recommend studying at NTU (National Student Survey 2017). • We’re one of the top universities for offering placements. Our courses offer the opportunity to apply for a placement in the UK or abroad, giving you the real-life experience employers are looking for, including recent placements at CERN, E.ON, The Netherlands Forensic Institute and Diamond Light Source. • We have inspiring learning environments. Clifton Campus has seen millions of pounds worth of investment over the last five years and has recently been redeveloped, making it an inspiring place to study. But we’re not stopping there – the School of Science and Technology is investing £50 million in science at between now and 2020.

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Unistats information

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92%
Student satisfaction
85%
Employment after 6 months (Most common jobs)
95%
Go onto work and study

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How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

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Course codeH163
Institution code N91
Campus nameClifton Campus
Campus code2

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 128 points two must be A-level or equivalent including Mathematics grade B
A level ABB 128 UCAS Tariff points from four A-Levels or equivalent qualifications, including A-level Maths grade B or equivalent.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDM including relevant Maths modules
Access to HE Diploma Pass your Access course with 60 credits overall with a minimum of 45 credits at level 3, to include relevant level 3 Maths modules
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) 128 UCAS tariff points from your BTEC level 3 National Diploma and two A-Level or equivalent qualifications, including A-level Mathematics grade B or equivalent.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Certificate (first teaching from September 2016) 128 UCAS tariff points from your BTEC level 3 National Extended Certificate and three A-levels or equivalent qualifications, including A-level Maths grade B or equivalent.
GCSE/National 4/National 5 GCSE English grade C/4 or equivalent GCSE Maths grade C/4 or equivalent

We also consider equivalent qualifications and combinations. Please contact Nottingham Trent University Admissions team for further information.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £14500 Year 1

Additional fee information

Tuition fees are payable for each year that you are at University. The level of tuition fees for the second and subsequent years of your undergraduate course may increase in line with inflation and as specified by the UK government.
Biomedical Engineering at Nottingham Trent University - UCAS