Program Details

Next summer, conduct your own research project at one of the world’s leading institutions with this unique program at The School of Biomedical Engineering and Imaging Sciences (BMEIS) at King’s College London.
London, United Kingdom
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:

Program Overview

Program Description:

Uniquely focused biomedical research in London this summer

This is a unique summer STEM program in cooperation with the prestigious School of Biomedical Engineering and Imaging Sciences (BMEIS) at King’s College London. This program gives you the chance to explore independent research for six weeks while earning six credits, under the mentorship and supervision of world-class researchers.

BMEIS’ research focus applies engineering techniques to clinical problems. Based at St. Thomas Hospital in central London, the School operates in collaboration with clinicians to ensure that its work is focused toward patient needs. Your project will fit within these goals.

King’s College, University of London is one of the top-ranked universities in the world and also one of England’s oldest and most prestigious research institutions. Its location gives you easy access to a wealth of cultural landmarks that the city of London has to offer, and students enjoy access to the KCL Students Union, with clubs, societies and sports to join in a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. 

You’ll also enjoy the support of the Arcadia London Center, along with the cultural excursions and activities planned for Arcadia students.

Projects are available in the following areas: Biomedical Engineering & Imaging Sciences

Additional Program Highlights:

  • You’ll attend seminars on academic writing.
  • You’ll meet with your advisor weekly and have the option of attending additional seminars on discipline-specific skills.


Travel to fascinating places of interest that enhance your cultural immersion and give a meaningful context to your academic courses. Here is a sampling:

  • Harry Potter Studio Tour
  • Tower of London
  • London Street Art Tour
  • Hampton Court Day Excursion
  • Keats house
  • and more...


Arcadia is a nationally recognized leader in higher education, offering exceptional study, research and internship experiences for students from colleges and universities across the US. Our unique combination of customized, diverse academic programming and comprehensive support allows students to explore new worlds, get to know themselves, boost their resumes for future job opportunities and graduate school, and experience the incredible growth and shifts in perspective that a culturally immersive experience can deliver.

Additional Program Information

GPA Requirement: Recommended - 3.3 For Consideration - 3.3
Scholarships Description:
Every dollar helps! Check out different funding sources for study abroad - from Arcadia and other foundations...