University College Cork


Course Name Biotechnology
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code MSCBTY
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 12 September 2022.
Application Date

Expand+Closing Date: Non-EU Closing Date: 15 June

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Duration 1 year full-time.
Course Fee

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The EU fee for this course is €7,130 (excluding €1,000 bench fee).
The Non-EU fee for this course is €22,600 (excluding €1,000 bench fee).

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Entry Requirements

• Candidates must have obtained at least a Second Class Honours Grade I in a primary honours degree (NFQ, Level 8) or equivalent in a subject(s) related to that of the MSc programme.
• Graduates with a Second Class Honours Grade II...

Course Content

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Our MSc Biotechnology is a one-year programme designed to provide you with the theoretical and practical skills for employment in the industries of biomedical research, biopharmaceuticals, agrochemicals, and biotechnology. The curricu...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Students complete a research project and study the following eight modules:
• MB6004 Advanced Molecular Microbial Biotechnology
• PF6301 Biopharmaceuticals: formulation design, secondary processing and regulatory compliance
• PE6008 Bioproce...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Skills and Careers Information
The course is suitable for students wishing to extend their specific undergraduate degree knowledge in biotechnology, and for those wishing to bridge their undergraduate degree and gain more specialised knowledge and t...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Prof. Tommie McCarthy
+ 353 21 420 5436
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