Biopharmaceutical Processing - Online

Institute of Technology Sligo


Course Name Biopharmaceutical Processing - Online
Course Provider Institute of Technology Sligo
Course Code 108244 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Technology Sligo Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Qualification Letters MSc
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Application Date Application Closing Date: 31st August 2021.
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Duration 2.5 yrs or 1 yr*.
Course Fee EU Fees
Total Programme Fees: €8,500
Fees per annum: €4,250
Per 10 credit module: €1,700
Per 5 credit module:€850

Non-EU Fees
Total Programme Fees: €16,500
Entry Requirements

Expand+The programme is open to students who have obtained an honours degree (Level 8) or its equivalent in an appropriate discipline (i.e. Engineering or Life Sciences). Other candidates with alternative honours degrees and relevant experience in the BioPr...

Course Content

Expand+MSc in Biopharmaceutical Processing (Online)
Biopharmaceutical Processing involves study of the discovery, development and processing of modern, medical drugs by artificially growing some or all of the components utilising cell culture technologies....

Subjects Taught Semester 1
Title Credits
Fermentation and Cell Culture Process 05
Research Methods Biopharma 05
Legislation and Regulatory Affairs 05
Scale-Up and Technology Transfer [E] 05
Upstream Bioprocessing Practical [E] 05

Semester 2
Title Credits
Protein Purification Processing 05
Downstream Bioprocessing Practical [E] 05
Formulation and Delivery Systems [E] 05

Semester 3
Title Credits
BioProcesssing Thesis 60

[E] = Elective Module. Modules subject to availability.
Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
According to Killian O’Driscoll, NIBRT Director of Projects, there was further good news for the Irish biopharma sector throughout 2018 with the announcement of several major investments. These investments saw the continued di...

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