Manufacturing of Cell & Gene Therapies and Vaccines

University College Dublin


Course Name Manufacturing of Cell & Gene Therapies and Vaccines
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code T373
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Professional Certificate National University of Ireland None
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters ProfCert
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment NEXT INTAKE: 2022/2023 September
Application Date UCD's graduate taught courses can be applied for online

The following entry routes are available:

PC Manufacturing of Cell & Gene Therapies and Vaccines PT (T373)
Duration 6 Months
Attend Part Time
Deadline Rolling*

* Courses will remain open until such time as all places have been filled, therefore early application is advised
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Duration 6 months part-time
The modules will be delivered in a hybrid format with the option to attend in-person lectures on the UCD campus or to study remotely. Lectures will take place on Friday evenings from 2 - 6 pm over the Autumn trimester (12 weeks, Sep - Dec).
Course Fee ProfCert Manufacturing of Cell & Gene Therapies and Vaccines (T373) Part Time
EU fee per year - € 3500
nonEU fee per year - € 7000

***Fees are subject to change
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Entry Requirements An honours undergraduate degree (NFQ level 8) with a minimum second class honours or international equivalence in a relevant Engineering, Science or Technology programme. However, all applicants will be assessed on a case-by-case basis and relevant or extensive work experience will be taken into account.

Applicants whose first language is not English must also demonstrate English language proficiency of IELTS 6.5 (no band less than 6.0 in each element), or equivalent.

Expand+Who should apply
Part Time option suitable for:

Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. No

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Course Content

Expand+Ireland has a strong reputation as a Centre of Excellence for biopharmaceutical production. All of the top 10 global pharmaceutical companies have a presence in Ireland and the sector as a whole employs over 30,000 people and contributes €54 billi...

Subjects Taught Modules offered:
Cell Therapy Technologies and Processing
Gene Therapy and Vaccine Technologies and Processing
GMP Manufacturing of Advanced Therapeutics
Number of Credits 15
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+The Professional Certificate is suitable for Science and Engineering graduates currently working in the biopharmaceutical industry or looking to move into the sector, who wish to expand their skill set to take advantage of the growth in the vaccine, ...

Further Enquiries CONTACT NAME: Laura Egan-O'Brien
CONTACT NUMBER: +35317161916
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