Read our interviews with former students to see the wide range of careers they ended up in.
From plans and prospects on graduation day looking back at their studies many years later, find out where a degree in Medical Physics & Biomedical Engineering has taken these alumni.
Graduation Day Interviews
We caught up with students on their graduation day, asking them about their plans for life after UCL and what they've learned from their degrees.
Read the full article to hear from eight different alumni with career paths that range from the International Space Station, to medical technology companies, to professional dancing.
Esther Uwannah is a Radiation Safety Physicist who graduated from our Medical Physics MSci programme in 2015.
We caught up with some of our alumni to hear what they have done since leaving UCL:
Job: Systems Engineer, Medtronic
Graduated: MSc in Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, 2017
Job: Vice President, Beijiing Aerospace Changfeng Co Ltd
Graduated: PhD Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, 2008
Job: Management Consultant, KMPG
Graduated: MSc Physics and Engineering in Medicine (Medical Image Computing), 2015
Job: Physicist, UCLH
Graduated: BSc Physics with Medical Physics, 2001
Six of our Biomedical Engineering alumni returned to UCL in January 2020 to meet with current students, advising and inspiring them to pursue a career in one of the many areas a Biomedical Engineering graduate can enter.
We held our first-ever alumni mixer event on 11 October 2018. It was a great success, with a keynote address from former Head of Department Professor David Delpy and some fantastic speeches from alumni Callum Gillies (on his career proton therapy physics), Peter Bruton (the role of the technical consultant), and Marina Melero Bernal – a final-year MEng Biomedical Engineering student at the time, and winner of the Adobe Research Women in Technology Scholarship 2018.
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Make the most of your online community, by connecting with experienced professionals all over the world and strengthening your personal network.
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