Regulatory Affairs, Postgraduate Certificate | Humber College | Toronto, Canada
18 months
26427 CAD/year
7163 CAD/year
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The Regulatory Affairs graduate certificate program from Humber College equips graduates with the transferable skills needed to build successful careers in a variety of sectors requiring regulatory affairs expertise and training. 

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This online Regulatory Affairs graduate certificate program from Humber College focuses on developing the concepts, skills and techniques required to work in regulatory affairs in the pharmaceutical, health products, medical devices, biotechnology industries, food industries and other sectors that require a regulatory component. You will gain knowledge of the regulatory system, legislation, procedures and practices which relate to the development, manufacture, quality assurance and marketing of health-related and consumable products. 

The importance of internationally harmonized regulations and future trends in the industry is examined by analyzing relevant international and Canadian legislation and regulations. You will study a wide range of regulations and standards including good manufacturing practices (GMP), good laboratory practices (GLP), good clinical practices (GCP), good documentation practices (GDP), the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), the Canadian Food and Drugs Act (CFDA), the Environmental Protection Act, principles of regulatory compliance and inspections, drug establishment licensing, and related standards and guidelines.

Teamwork and communication skills are reinforced throughout the program, and you will acquire information technology skills that assist communication and data management specific to regulatory affairs.

Your Career

Our graduates typically pursue careers in the regulatory affairs departments in pharmaceutical, medical devices, biotechnology, consulting, inspection and quality assurance agencies, research institutes, government agencies, and any related industry or sector that requires regulatory expertise.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Health Care Legislation, Regulation and Guidelines
  • Product Development-Premarket
  • Product Development-CMC
  • Medical Products Safety
  • Communication
  • Pathophysiology and Pharmacology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor of Science degree, majoring in health science, pharmacy, some area in life sciences or a related field.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26427 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26427 CAD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    7163 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7163 CAD per year during 18 months.

Living costs for Toronto

1502 - 2563 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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