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Applied medical imaging

  • Number of credits 7.5 credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Autumn Term 2024

About the course

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.

Application and eligibility

Applied medical imaging, 7.5 credits

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1 November 2024


19 January 2025

Study location



English (upon request)

Type of studies

Daytime, 50%

Required Knowledge

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.


Academic credits 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.

Application code



Please note: This application round is intended only for applicants within the EU/EEA and Switzerland. Online application service in Swedish will open 15 March 2024 at 13:00 CET. Application deadline is 15 April 2024. 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.

Application fee

SEK 900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK 17,850

Total fee

SEK 17,850

Contact us

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Contactperson for the course is:
Christer Grönlund