Spanning 12 months full-time, this degree programme focuses on the intricate and unique field of medical device development and the key entrepreneurship and management skills required to get the device to market, from concept to business planning and market emergence.
In addition to specific training in medical device entrepreneurship, you will also develop research and analytical skills related to bioengineering. This provides a solid foundation for those intending to go into industry or on to study for a PhD.
This is a very hands-on course, with much of the training and assessment based around a year-long project aimed at developing an engineering developmental and start-up business plan around a medical device concept.
The programme is supplemented by a small amount of formal teaching (see Course Structure below), and a requirement to attend least one seminar per week throughout the first two terms, either in the Department of Bioengineering or elsewhere in College.
Normally at least an upper second class honours degree in a Physical, Engineering, Mathematical, or Life/Biomedical Sciences-based subject from an UK academic institution or an equivalent overseas qualification.You can also take this course as the first year of a 4-year PhD programme. Please contact the Postgraduate Administrator for further details on [email protected].
For an up-to-date version of our fees please visit our Student Finance website (website)
Recipient: Imperial College London
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