Biomedical Design / Dearadh Bithleighis

Minimum Number of

Subjects

 

6

Two subjects of H5

Minimum Grade in

Maths

Three subjects including English

O4

O6

Round one points 2019 - 243

Applications from QQI Level 5 and 6 are welcome. Further details at www.tudublin.ie/qqi

Mature applicants (23+) are welcome. Further details at www.tudublin.ie/mature

Biomedical engineers have a strong impact on the way we live. Healthcare and engineering professionals work collaboratively to develop innovative ways of improving our lives with new medical devices and machines. Working with clinical medical practitioners, biomedical engineers develop laser systems used in eye and cardiovascular surgery. The sector employs over 28,000 people in 160 companies in Ireland.

This innovative programme was developed to address the needs of the medical technology industry. It will equip you for diverse career paths, working as part of a design team with medical professionals, in hospitals, in research centres or in the manufacture of exciting new medical devices in Ireland and internationally. 

The course integrates the study of anatomy and physiology with traditional engineering subjects. Subjects include Biomechanics, Solid Modelling, Automation, Biomaterials, Medical Device Design, Bio-Modelling and Analysis, Electronic Applications in Healthcare and Medical Device Manufacturing. Project work is carried out in conjunction with industry and surgeons from the Children's Hospital Crumlin, Tallaght Hospital, the Mater Hospital and Santry Sports Clinic.

  • Medtech
  • Public Sector Healthcare
  • Biomedical Devices
  • Research and Development
TU Code

TU801

Level

Level 8

Award

Bachelor of Engineering (Hons)

Duration

4 years

Number of Places

20

Location

Tallaght

Fees

EU Fees

Non-EU Fees

Contact Us

School of Engineering