The Biotherapeutics and Business course, from University College Dublin, will provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the development of biotherapeutics, beginning with pre-clinical modelling and target identification together with antibody engineering, biochemical and biophysical characterisation and development issues for bioprocessing.
Systems biology of biotechnological processes and approaches to the analysis of proteomics based discovery data will be covered in detail together with mathematical modelling, bioinformatics analysis and data integration strategies. Regulatory issues and innovation and commercialisation strategies will also be covered. Mammalian cell culture and bioprocess laboratory structure will be comprehensively covered in addition to novel approaches to therapeutic development.
You will also receive a comprehensive business education. You will learn to identify and solve business problems in local and international settings, enhance your communication and leadership skills and improve your ability for independent thinking and developing creative solutions.
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Programme StructureCourses Included:
- Professional Career Development
- Management & Org. Behaviour
- Corporate Accounting & Finance
- Business of Biotechnology & Science
- Biotherapeutic Discovery and Development
- Recombinant DNA Technology
- Systems Biology in Drug Development
- Bioprocessing Laboratory
- Emerging Issues in Biotechnology
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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Applications are assessed on a rolling basis and courses will close once they are filled.
DisciplinesBusiness Administration Biotechnology View 19 other Masters in Biotechnology in Ireland
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Candidates must have obtained at least an upper Second Class Honours (2:1) Grade or equivalent in an honours BSc in Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Genetics, Neuroscience, Physiology, Pharmacology, Medicinal Chemistry or an equivalent qualification.
International25600 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 25600 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA13890 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 13890 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
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