Engineering - Pharmaceutical & Biopharmaceutical Engineering

University College Cork


Course Name Engineering - Pharmaceutical & Biopharmaceutical Engineering
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code MENPBE
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MEngSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 12 September 2022.
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Duration Part-time. Minimum of 24 months, maximum of 60 months.
Course Fee The EU fee for this course is Year 1 (Part 1: 30 credits) €4,630; Year 2 (Part 1: 30 credits) €4,630; Year 2 (Part 2: 30-credit dissertation) €4,000; Per 5-credit module €1,000.

The Non-EU fee for this course is €22,600.
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Entry Requirements

Candidates must have a BE (Hons) or BEng (Hons) Degree or equivalent engineering qualification, with a minimum Second Class Honours Grade II, or a level 8 BSc degree, with a minimum grade Second Class Honours Grade II, where the BSc gra...


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This is a modular course running for a minimum of 2 years (24 months) exiting with a Postgraduate Diploma and maximum of 5 years (60 months) with the option to exit with either a Postgraduate Diploma or Masters.

Course Content

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The MEngSc/PG Dip in Pharmaceutical and Biopharmaceutical Engineering are part-time modular degrees which can be taken over 24 months (for award of a Postgraduate Diploma) to 60 months. You will have the opportunity to gain a formal q...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The MEngSc course is in two parts. Part I (which constitutes the PG Diploma) involves taking 12 modules to the value of 60 credits. Taught modules are offered on a cyclical basis. Six modules are taken per annum over a two-year period if you opt for ...

Assessment Method Assessment is by continuous assessment and end of period exams.
Careers or Further Progression

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The course offers graduates working in the pharmaceutical industry the opportunity to further develop your skills set and employability across a wider range of roles in the industry through enhanced continuing professi...

Further Enquiries Dr Denis Ring
+353 (0)21 490 2549
+353 (0)21 490 2389
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