Robert Gordon University

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen

Electronic and Biomedical Technology

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Course summary

TEF Gold

Robert Gordon University has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.

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The rapidly developing and rewarding field of biomedical technology involves designing, constructing and operating medical devices. Graduates can go on to work as engineers in the medical device industry, producing the next generation of devices such as prosthetics, through to specialists working in healthcare operating and maintaining equipment for diagnosis and treatment.

Course details


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

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeH6B1
Institution code R36
Campus nameMain Site - Aberdeen
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level BCC to include Maths and either Design and Technology, Engineering or Physics. GCSE English and Biology at grade 5/C or above is required if not held at A Level.
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM Must be held in an Engineering discipline.
Access to HE Diploma M: 45 credits P: 15 credits Pass 60 credits to include 45 at Level 3 at grade Merit in an Engineering discipline.
Scottish Higher BBBB to include Maths and either Engineering Science, Physics or Technological Studies. English and Biology at National 5 grade C or above is required if not held at Higher
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 28 points to include Higher Level Maths and Physics at grade 5. English and Biology is required at a minimum of Standard Level grade 4.
Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017) H2, H2, H2, H3 to include Maths and either Physics or Technological Studies. English and Biology at grade O3 or above is required if not held at Higher.
Scottish HNC Pass Relevant HNC may be considered for entry
Scottish HND Pass Relevant HND may be considered for entry
HNC (BTEC) P Relevant HNC may be considered for entry
HND (BTEC) P Relevant HND may be considered for entry

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £1820* Year 1
Scotland £1820* Year 1
England £6750* Year 1
Northern Ireland £6750* Year 1
Wales £6750* Year 1
Channel Islands £6750* Year 1
International £16650* Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

The following course-related costs are not included in the course fees: The cost of books that you may wish to purchase. Costs associated with your placement / study abroad Accommodation and living costs Printing
Electronic and Biomedical Technology at Robert Gordon University - UCAS