Animal Biotechnology

Dundalk Institute of Technology


Course Name Animal Biotechnology
Course Provider Dundalk Institute of Technology
Course Code DK_SANBI_9
Course Type Postgraduate
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Certificate Dundalk Institute of Technology None
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Dundalk
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Starting Date September 2019
Application Date How to Apply

You should apply using the DkIT Postgraduate Application

Please include an up-to-date CV with your application form and send them to:

Admissions Officer, Dundalk Institute of Technology, Dublin Road, Dundalk, Co. Louth

Potential students may be interviewed
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Duration 1 year

Course Delivery
One half-day per week in addition to being available for some occasional practical or field classes on other days.
Course Fee €1,275
Entry Requirements Minimum of second class honours degree in Agriculture, Agricultural Science, Biotechnology, Food Science or related discipline.

Applicants with relevant experience who do not meet the academic entry requirements may also apply.

International students must have a minimum level of English equivalent to IELTS 6.5.
Comment Awarding Body
Dundalk Institute of Technology
Course Content

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This one-year part-time course aims to up-skill existing science graduates and provide them with knowledge of the use and potential of biotechnology in agriculture, specifically in the area of animal production.

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Subjects Taught Modules taught are
Animal Genetics
Animal Biotechnology
Number of Credits 15
Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
Graduates are generally equipped to seek mid to senior-level positions in the private sector and government where expertise in animal science and biotechnology is leveraged in an interdisciplinary team environment. Some career options include:

Research specialist
Laboratory technician
Further Enquiries Contact
Dr. Geraldine O’Connor,
School of Health & Science
T: +353(0)429370200
Ext 2736
E: Geraldine.
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