The course deepens and broadens the students' knowledge and skills in medical physics / biomedical engineering by conducting a project in medical imaging at Umeå university hospital. The projects are related to needs from clinical work or research projects in medical imaging (ultrasound, MRI, PET, etc). The projects are conducted by a group of students and the results are presented in a written report and by an oral presentation at a clinical department.
At least 120 hp completed in a three-year engineering education, or in one of the main areas of computer science, electronics, physics, mathematics or mathematical statistics, which must include Linear Algebra 7.5 HP and Statistics for Technical Physicists 6 HP as well as Programming Technology with C and Matlab 7.5 HP or equivalent. English A/6 and Swedish for basic eligibility for university studies if the course is given in Swedish.
Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.
Please note: This application round is intended only for applicants within the EU/EEA and Switzerland.
Online application service is in Swedish.
Notification of admission will be sent in end of May.
Contact the department for more information.
Application deadline is
17 April 2023. How to apply
Application and tuition fees
As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.