Medical microscope examining a sample

Biomedical Engineering

A centre of excellence


Engineering solutions to global healthcare challenges.

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Wolfson Centre redevelopment

The Wolfson Centre is home to Strathclyde's Department of Biomedical Engineering. Starting in summer 2017, a full redevelopment will create a modern facility for this pioneering department.

We're ranked 1st in the UK for Medical Technology in the 2018 Complete University Guide

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Intelligent Surgical Drill System

Our researcher Wei Yao has been working with his team to develop an intelligent drill and navigation system for orthopaedic surgery. It aims to significantly improve implant positioning, patient outcomes and healthcare costs.

Take a look at our prototype in action!