Diagnostic Radiography BSc (Hons)

University of Suffolk

Key Information

Course duration: 3 Years

Mode of study: Full time

Qualification: Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

Subject Ranking

Ranked 24th for Medical Technology (View subject table)

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  • Graduate Prospects
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    98.0 / 100.0
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    4.42 / 5.00


UCAS Course Code: B821

15 January

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Entry Requirements

Qualification Detailed advice
GCE A-level: BBC
UCAS Tariff: 112

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Home students: £9,250 per year
EU students: £9,250 per year
Overseas students: £16,405 per year

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The Course


In the beginning of your course, you start learning your skills using a range of sophisticated technology in a modern healthcare setting. From of X-rays, Computed Tomography (CT) and Ultrasound to Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) and Nuclear Medicine, you gain the relevant expertise to produce high quality images to diagnose or assess injury or disease. We also support you in building superb interpersonal, technical and problem-solving skills, while you learn about the needs of patients and patient pathways. Work experience is invaluable in a rapidly evolving field. Your placement makes up 60% of your course – between 17-24 weeks each year – and takes place under the supervision of a dedicated practice educator.

Career opportunities include: As a specialist degree, we are very proud of our graduates, with the majority going on to careers as diagnostic radiographers. Other students progress to study for postgraduate qualifications in specialist areas so they can become advanced or consultant practitioners. The skills learnt during the course are also transferable, opening up routes to other careers in education, industry and research. There are also opportunities to practice as a radiographer in a range of other countries. Take a look at this career structure for radiography for more inspiration.

Start Dates

  • September 2019 at University of Suffolk

University of Suffolk

University League Table Ranking: 128th

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Postal Address

School of Health Sciences
University of Suffolk
Waterfront Building
Neptune Quay

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