Biomolecular & Biomedical Sciences - Biotherapeutics

University College Dublin


Course Name Biomolecular & Biomedical Sciences - Biotherapeutics
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code F102
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2022/2023 September
Application Date The following entry routes are available:

MSc Biotherapeutics FT (F102)
Duration 1 Years Attend Full 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 1 year full time.
Course Fee MSc Biotherapeutics (F102) Full Time
EU fee per year - € 8500
nonEU fee per year - € 26400

***Fees are subject to change

Tuition fee information is available on the UCD Fees website. Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see International Scholarships.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+The programme is intended for applicants who have an Upper Second Class Honours Degree, or international equivalent, in a biological or chemical science. This includes a BSc in Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Genetics, Neuroscience, Physi...


Expand+Vision and Values Statement
The MSc programme in Biotherapeutics is designed for life science/chemistry graduates and aims to develop specific, applied knowledge and skills in biotherapeutics, positioning graduates for employment in the biotherapeut...

Course Content

Expand+MSc Biotherapeutics
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 90)

MSc Biotherapeutics will provide the theoretical background, practical training and ancillary workplace skills that will equip graduates with the essential tools for a successful care...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The programme consists of lectures, tutorials, seminars, workshops, case studies and a large research module. To complete the MSc in Biotherapeutics you must complete 90 credits of modules including a substantial lab-based project.

Stage 1 - Core

Number of Credits 90
Careers or Further Progression Careers & Employability
This programme will enable you to choose from a wide range of careers and areas of postgraduate study. This multi-disciplinary course provides a solid grounding for careers in industry, health and research.

Prospective Employers
Prospective employers include: Novartis, Glaxo SmithKline, Eli Lily, Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer, Janssen Biologies, AstraZeneca, MSD, Bristol Myers Squibb, Abbott, Sanofi, Seroba Kernel, Dignity Science, Quintiles.
Further Enquiries CONTACT NAME: Cormac Murphy
CONTACT NUMBER:01 716 2131
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