MSc Medical Device Design

Medical technology needs innovators who are able to generate great ideas and produce great designs for successful products. Innovators who understand the need for empathy with users and the technologies needed.

MSc Medical Device Design - AD460.
A one-year taught masters in Medical Device Design in conjuction with science and engineering at UCD and TCD.
Programme commences in September 2022.

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We welcome applicants from a broad range of backgrounds, including design, healthcare, engineering and business. We prepare graduates to play a leading role in the development of emerging medical devices.

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Applications are NOW OPEN for the MSc in Medical Device Design.

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The MSc in Medical Device Design collaborates each year with a number of international medical device companies and local medical institutions. Each project the student undertakes is completed in collaboration with one of these medical device companies or medical institutes. 

In this last year we have worked with RCSI, Stryker Innovation Centre Cork, Mater Hospital Dublin, Boston Scientific Cork, St. James’s Hospital Dublin and Hollister Medical Ireland to name a few.

Find out more about the MSc in Medical Device Design at NCAD.


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Find out more about studying at postgraduate level at NCAD.

Visit the NCAD Works 2021 Graduate Showcase to see the work of MSc Medical Device Design students.


Contact the course leaders: Enda O'Dowd,

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