MSc Prosthetics and Orthotics

The MSc Prosthetics & Orthotics is one of the few programmes globally that offers a specific degree in prosthetics and orthotics. This programme combines knowledge of the engineering and medical sciences with advances in technology and practice to generate applications and solutions to clinically relevant problems. It affords a Masters level degree in this clinical area, while considering globally the effects of disability within a population and society’s approaches globally.

The main aim of the course is to produce postgraduates capable of developing careers in allied health professionals and biomedical engineering (research, industrial and NHS).
The course aims to produce postgraduates with a first degree to be in Prosthetics & Orthotics, who are capable of developing careers in allied health professions and biomedical engineering (research, industrial and NHS). Our learning environment brings together ideas and concepts from science, medicine and engineering to enable the development of relevant clinical and industrial research. You'll also benefit from the opportunity to meet our many industrial and clinical collaborators to help advise and further your career.

The course is assessed through a range of varied methods including: written assignments, exams, written assignments, presentations, and individual projects.

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  • Disability & Societal Effects
  • Dissertation
  • Project
  • Medical Science for Engineering
  • Engineering Science
  • Professional studies in Biomedical Engineering
  • Research Methodology
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Tissues mechanics
  • Clinical & Sports Biomechanics
  • Biosignal Processing & Analysis
  • Biomaterials & Biocompatibility
  • Cardiovascular Devices
  • Haemodynamics for Engineers
  • Numerical Modelling in Biomedical Engineering
  • Medical Robotics
  • £25,100 Per Year

    International student tuition fee

    1 Year


    Sep 2024

    Start Month

    Aug 2024

    Application Deadline

    Upcoming Intakes

    • September 2024

    Mode of Study

    • Full Time