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Biotechnology

National University of Ireland, Galway

12 months
Duration
24140 EUR/year
7760 EUR/year
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About

‌This MSc Biotechnology programme at National University of Ireland, Galway aims to provide you with the skills and knowledge necessary to pursue a successful career in biotechnology. Through tutorials, lectures, assignments and a research project, the course focuses on the development and application of biological processes in research, commercial and industrial settings. 

Overview

About Biotechnology programme at National University of Ireland, Galway

The Biotechnology programme at National University of Ireland, Galway is suitable for applicants who have a primary degree in Biological Sciences and wish to develop a career in a sector of high employment.

Careers

A wide range of career options exist for graduates of this programme, such as employment in pharmaceutical industries, diagnostic services and academic research. Furthermore, this programme is a springboard to PhD research opportunities. Our recent graduates have found employment with Abbott, Allergan, ICON Clinical Research, Norbrook Laboratories, Regeneron and Pfizer. They are pursuing careers in manufacturing, quality assurance, product development and research, as well as in the broader sectors of sales, marketing and regulatory affairs.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Frontiers in Biotechnology
  • Business
  • Fundamental Concepts in Pharmacology
  • Protein Technology
  • Diagnostic Biotechnology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates must hold at least a Second Class Honours, Level 8 (or equivalent international qualification) primary degree in Science or a related subject, with a strong background in Biological Sciences. For applicants whose native language is not English, an IELTS score of 6.5 is required, with no less than 6.5 in Writing and no less than 6.0 in any other band.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24140 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24140 EUR per year during 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7760 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7760 EUR per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Galway

800 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

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Funding

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