Bioengineering’s potential to improve tomorrow’s world has made it one of the fastest growing fields in science and engineering, and number one for job growth prospects. The Department of Bioengineering offers opportunities to study at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Teaching and Learning Excellence

We are committed to the highest quality teaching and learning, and to our students’ Imperial experience both inside and outside of the lecture theatre. In the 2015 National Student Survey the Department received 97% overall student satisfaction for the MEng Biomedical Engineering undergraduate course, which is accredited by four Professional Engineering Institutions. The same programme topped the Guardian University League Table 2017, for general engineering. 

Our degrees



The Department offers three undergraduate degrees:  



Postgraduate taught

The Department offers two one year taught MSc programmes:


Postgraduate research

The Department has a long standing PhD/MD(Res) programme to allow you to pursue your own research interests and also offers three full time MRes programmes: