The Biotechnology programme at University of 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.
CareersA 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.
- Frontiers in Biotechnology
- Concepts in Pharmacology
- Protein Technology
- Diagnostic Biotechnology
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesBio & Biomedical Engineering Biotechnology View 19 other Masters in Biotechnology in Ireland
- 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.
International24140 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 24140 EUR per year during 12 months.
EU/EEA7760 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7760 EUR per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Galway
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.