Biomedical Engineering Degree Courses in the UK - Bachelors & Masters

Program University Student satis­faction Unem­ployed Drop­out Tuition (UK) Tuition (Inter­national) UCAS Tariff City
University of Liverpool 60% 5% 0% £11350 £25050 117 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Bedfordshire 81% 4% 5% £8250 £13275 145 Luton On campus Part-time
Loughborough University of Technology 81% 4% 5% £11900 £26500 145 Loughborough On campus Full-time
University of Bristol 81% 4% 5% £12300 £25900 145 Bristol On campus Full-time
University of Dundee 81% 4% 5% £8750 £21950 145 Dundee On campus Full-time
University of Southampton 88% 0% 9% £9250 £26000 169 Southampton On campus Full-time
University of Liverpool 88% 0% 9% £11350 £25050 169 Liverpool On campus Full-time
University of Bradford 73% 15% 5% £8784 £20885 125 Bradford On campus Full-time
University of Glasgow 88% 5% 0% £37000 £94590 223 Glasgow On campus Full-time
University of Southampton 88% 0% 9% £9250 £22760 169 Southampton On campus Full-time
Imperial College of Science 82% 2% 3% £9250 £35100 195 London On campus Full-time
University of Southampton 88% 0% 9% £9250 £22760 169 Southampton On campus Full-time
Ulster University 62% 3% 15% £9250 £15360 146 Coleraine On campus Full-time
University of Southampton 80% 1% 25% £9250 £22760 173 Southampton On campus Full-time
University of Southampton 80% 1% 25% £9250 £22760 173 Southampton On campus Full-time
University of Southampton 88% 0% 9% £9250 £19500 169 Southampton On campus Full-time
Robert Gordon University 82% 5% 9% £6750 £16650 151 Aberdeen On campus Full-time
University of Bradford 73% 15% 5% £9250 £9250 £20118 £21124 125 Bradford On campus Full-time
University of Bradford 73% 15% 5% £9250 £9250 £20118 £21124 125 Bradford On campus Full-time
University of Hull 94% 3% 15% £9250 £17550 122 Hull On campus Full-time
University College London 81% 0% 3% £9250 £31200 174 London On campus Full-time
City University London 53% 10% 10% £9250 £19770 108 London On campus Full-time
University of Hull 94% 3% 15% £9250 £17550 122 Hull On campus Full-time
University of Bolton 87% 5% 10% £9250 £37350 74 Bolton On campus Full-time
University of Hull 94% 3% 15% £9250 £17550 122 Hull On campus Full-time
University of East London 77% 5% 12% £9250 £13080 92 London On campus Full-time
Aston University 71% 3% 10% £9250 £20200 136 Birmingham On campus Full-time
University of Bradford 73% 15% 5% £9250 £9250 £20118 £21124 125 Bradford On campus Full-time
Middlesex University 74% 5% 0% £9250 £14000 111 London On campus Full-time
University of Strathclyde 69% 5% 10% £9250 £23050 228 Glasgow On campus Full-time
University of Dundee 90% 4% 0% £9250 £23650 206 Dundee On campus Full-time
University of Bradford 73% 15% 5% £9250 £9250 £20118 £21124 125 Bradford On campus Full-time
University of Lincoln 68% 5% 16% £9250 £15900 108 Lincoln On campus Full-time
Cardiff University 69% 0% 0% £9000 £23450 167 Cardiff On campus Full-time
Cardiff University 69% 0% 0% £9000 £23450 167 Cardiff On campus Full-time
The University of York 76% 0% 11% £9250 £24000 131 York On campus Full-time
Cardiff University 69% 0% 0% £9000 £23450 156 Cardiff On campus Full-time
Cardiff University 69% 0% 0% £9000 £23450 156 Cardiff On campus Full-time
University of Huddersfield 79% 4% 11% £9250 £16000 112 Huddersfield On campus Full-time
University of Bradford 73% 15% 10% £9250 £9250 £20118 £21124 125 Bradford On campus Full-time
University of Bradford 72% 20% 5% £9250 £9250 £20118 £21124 134 Bradford On campus Full-time
University of Hull 94% 5% 8% £9250 £17550 117 Hull On campus Full-time
University of Hull 94% 5% 5% £9250 £17550 111 Hull On campus Full-time
University of Hull 94% 5% 5% £9250 £17550 111 Hull On campus Full-time
University of Liverpool - - - £11350 £25050 - Liverpool On campus Full-time
City University London 60% 5% 0% - - 117 London On campus Full-time
Swansea University 71% 0% 20% - - 150 Swansea On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 81% 4% 5% - - 145 London On campus Full-time
The University of Warwick 81% 4% 5% - - 145 Coventry On campus Full-time
Newcastle University 96% 5% 0% - - 143 Newcastle On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 81% 4% 5% - - 145 London On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 81% 4% 5% - - 145 London On campus Full-time
University of Aberdeen 81% 4% 5% - - 145 Aberdeen On campus Full-time
King's College London 79% 0% 0% £9250 - 148 London On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University - - - £9250 £14500 90 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Birmingham City University 100% 1% 0% £9250 - 129 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Queen Mary University of London 81% 4% 5% £9250 - 145 London On campus Full-time
University of Surrey 86% 5% 15% - - 105 Guildford On campus Full-time
Newcastle University 62% 3% 15% £9250 - 146 Newcastle On campus Full-time
Nottingham Trent University 79% 0% 5% - - 105 Nottingham On campus Full-time
City University London 58% 10% 10% - - 120 London On campus Full-time
University of Reading 93% - 25% £9250 £23700 143 Reading On campus Full-time
University of Dundee 73% 15% 5% - - 125 Dundee On campus Full-time
University of Dundee 73% 15% 5% - - 125 Dundee On campus Full-time
University of Bradford 73% 15% 5% £9250 £9250 - 125 Bradford On campus Full-time
University of Kent 60% 10% 6% - - 116 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Birmingham City University 83% 1% 10% £9250 - 111 Birmingham On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University - - - £9250 £14500 90 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Manchester Metropolitan University 77% 10% 12% - - 117 Manchester On campus Full-time
University of Kent 60% 10% 6% - - 116 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Manchester Metropolitan University 77% 10% 12% - - 117 Manchester On campus Full-time
University of Surrey 86% 5% 5% - - 136 Guildford On campus Full-time
University of Bradford 73% 15% 5% £9250 £9250 - 125 Bradford On campus Full-time
University of Bolton - 0% 5% - - - Bolton On campus Part-time
University of Kent 60% 10% 6% - - 116 Canterbury On campus Full-time
Nottingham Trent University 82% 0% 5% - - 118 Nottingham On campus Full-time
Canterbury Christ Church University - - - £9250 £14500 90 Canterbury On campus Full-time
University of Leeds 85% 3% 0% - - 212 Leeds On campus Full-time
The University of Warwick 79% 4% 11% - - 112 Coventry On campus Full-time
Swansea University 71% 0% 20% - - 150 Swansea On campus Full-time
Swansea University 71% 0% 20% - - 150 Swansea On campus Full-time
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Student Reviews

Overall student satisfaction
82 /100
2457 students of Biomedical Engineering in the UK replied

Primarily based on data from undergraduate degree students.

The NSS is commissioned by the <a rel="nofollow" target="_blank" href="https://www.officeforstudents.org.uk/advice-and-guidance/student-information-and-data/national-student-survey-nss">Office for Students</a>

Salary

Primarily based on salary data of undergraduate students

Salary of all UK Graduates of Biomedical Engineering

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £25633 £23404 £25652
25-75 percentile range £21939 - £29653 £17064 - £27564 £19174 - £31446

Salary of all UK Graduates of all subjects

  15 months after graduation 3 years after graduation 5 years after graduation
Median salary £25429 £26868 £29684
25-75 percentile range £24000 - £28357 £24632 - £29868 £25368 - £33447

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Biomedical Engineering

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Biomedical Engineering who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Job in line with future plans

Utilise skills from studies

Work is meaningful

Typical employers for graduates of Biomedical Engineering

  • Medical Institutions
  • Manufacturing and Research Facilities
  • Universities

Specialisations within Biomedical Engineering

  • Bioinstrumentation
  • Biomaterials
  • Biomechanics
  • Clinical Engineering
  • Cellular, Tissue and Genetic Engineering
  • Medical Imaging
  • Orthopedic Bio- engineering
  • Rehabilitation Engineering

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Biomedical Engineering who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

% Skilled jobs

Jobs of graduates of Biomedical Engineering (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Biomedical Engineering at University of Bolton

30% Caring personal services
25% Health associate professionals
25% Sales occupations
10% Engineering professionals
10% Other Health Professionals
10% Administrative occupations

Grading Distribution

Students of Biomedical Engineering in the UK received the following grades.

Entry Requirements / Admissions

UCAS Tariff of Accepted Students for Biomedical Engineering

Do you not fulfill the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements?
Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still be able to join Biomedical Engineering.

FAQ

  • The following degrees are offered for Biomedical Engineering studies:
  • Master of Science - MSc
  • Master of Science (Postgraduate) - MSc (PG)
  • Master of Engineering (Honours) - MEng (Hons)
  • Master of Engineering - MEng
  • Bachelor of Science (Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) - BEng (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Engineering - BEng
  • Bachelor of Science - BSc
  • Doctor of Philosophy - PhD
  • Doctor of Engineering - EngD

The median salary of graduates of Biomedical Engineering was £25633 15 months after graduation, £23404 3 years after graduation and £25652 5 years after graduation.

Biomedical Engineering at Birmingham City University received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey year with a rating of 100 out of 100 among 10 respondents.