Course Description

Regulatory Affairs in (Bio) Pharmaceuticals - Professional Diploma

There is a strong demand in recent years for Regulatory Affairs (RA) professionals at manufacturing or distribution sites within the pharmaceutical, biological, biopharmaceutical and chemical sectors. The Professional Diploma in Regulatory Affairs in (Bio) Pharmaceuticals was developed with input from the Health Products Regulatory Authority and Solid State Pharmaceutical Cluster (SPCC).

This Specialist Diploma is available to graduates with a background in quality, manufacturing, pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical or chemical sectors. It is for those with an interest in organisational improvement and development through the use of Regulatory Affairs tools and techniques. For graduates who would like to learn about the EU regulatory requirements, as well as the main features of the regulatory system in the US, which is the most important other jurisdiction for RA professionals based in Ireland.

Award: Professional Diploma

Qualification: NFQ Level 9 Minor Award

Delivery:  Part-time, Online, Blended Learning

Duration: 1 Year (2 semesters)

Attendance:  On- campus classes 3/4 Saturdays of the semester

Start Date: January

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CollegeFlexible Learning Centre (University of Limerick)
Course LocationLimerick
Course CategoryPharmaceuticals, Medicine & Healthcare
Course TypeBlended Learning - Mix of Classroom & Online
Course QualificationDiploma
Awarding BodyUniversity of Limerick
Awarding Body DetailsProfessional Diploma
Course Duration1 Year (2 semesters)
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Enterprise Research Centre, University of Limerick, Limerick City, Limerick, Ireland

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