Biopharmaceutical Processing

ATU - Sligo Campuses

 

Course Name Biopharmaceutical Processing
Course Provider ATU - Sligo Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code 108244 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Atlantic Technological University Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Flexible, Online or Distance, Blended
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment ATU sligo online has two intakes per year, the main one being in September with a smaller listing of programmes for January.

For confirmation on start dates check www.itsligo.ie/online
Application Date

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Duration

Expand+1 year part-time, 2.5 years part-time.

Delivery Method: Online

On-Campus Attendance
Depending on Electives, students may be required to attend a 2 day block attendance at the NIBRT facility in Dublin.

Most of our online courses have abou...

Course Fee Total Fees: €8,496
Entry Requirements 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 BioProcessing industry (typically 5 years duration in a GMP environment) may apply via Recognised Prior Learning process.
Course Content

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This programme is jointly offered by ATU Sligo and NIBRT (National Institute for Bioprocessing Research and Training.

It is the overall aim of this postgraduate course to deliver training which is customised to meet the exact needs...

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

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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...

Further Enquiries Further Information
Course Co-ordinator: Margaret Doherty
admissions@itsligo.ie

Online Student Advisor
Mary Tully
tully.mary@itsligo.ie
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