Course Description

Pharmaceutical Manufacturing & Process Technology

This is a one-year follow-on programme to the Higher Diploma in Pharmaceutical Production. The programme aims to give science/engineering graduates an advanced in-depth study of the specific needs of pharmaceutical production and technology transfer. Students will gain hands-on experience through assignments undertaken in the Institutes Pharmaceutical Education Centre. The programme is designed to allow graduates to work in API, biopharmaceutical and finished dose manufacturing. Programme delivery is done over two college semesters. Candidates must take all modules on offer in each semester.

The programme consists of two taught modules, an industry-based work assignment and a thesis and it will incorporate a combination of regular seminars, tutorials and practicals. The Institutes Pharmaceutical Web Campus provides online access to course material. Candidates are expected to be working in a relevant industrial setting and will be expected to carry out some assignments at their place of employment

CollegeTU Dublin Tallaght
Course LocationTallaght, Dublin
Location PostcodeDublin 24
Course CategoryPharmaceuticals, Medicine & Healthcare
Course QualificationMasters Degree
Awarding BodyTU Dublin
Course Duration1 year. 2 evenings per week.
Course Time1 year. 2 evenings per week.
Course FeePOA
Entry RequirementsAll applicants must be employed in a relevant industrial sector. Selection may be by interview. To be eligible, applicants must hold the Higher Diploma in Pharmaceutical Production from ITT Dublin or an equivalent or a relevant honours degree with significant work experience in pharmaceutical/biopharmaceutical production and bridging studies using selected modules from the Higher Diploma in Pharmaceutical Production where the Institute considers it appropriate. All applicants must have competence in spoken and written English.
Carear PathThe biopharma industry in Ireland is currently undergoing a major expansion of scale and creating a wide range of career opportunities for interested and suitably qualified persons. This qualification will be a valuable asset for employees who aspire towards senior managerial and supervisory positions.
Phone1 404 2000
Course CodeTA_SPHAR_M
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Tallaght, Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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