We've developed an excellent research environment that allows new talent to thrive and develop within innovative research programmes and collaborations. These are supported through our established clinical and industrial multidisciplinary networks.
We believe this approach provides biomedical engineering with the capability to continue to prosper in a rapidly evolving and competitive research landscape.
Research students are part of our thriving community of researchers dedicated to advancing the links between engineering, science and medicine.
Biomedical Engineering which was ranked 1st in Scotland and 4th in the UK in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework with 90% of our research rated world class (4*) or internationally leading (3*).
The department also hosts research centres which are at the forefront of pioneering biomedical engineering related research: