Biopharmaceutical Science - Sligo

Subjects taught


Fermentation & Cell Culture
Research Methods Biopharma
Bioanalytical Techniques
Biocontamination Monitoring
and Control
Biopharma Process Validation
Lean Sigma for Biopharma
Fermentation and Cell Culture
Protein Purification Processing
Legislation and Regulatory

For the full list of Elective Modules, refer to the programme web page.

Entry requirements

The programme is open to students who have obtained an honours degree (Level 8) or its equivalent in an appropriate discipline (i.e. Engineering or Life Sciences). Other candidates with alternative honours degrees and relevant experience in the BioProcessing industry (typically 5 years duration in a GMP environment) may apply for consideration through the ATU RPL (Recognised Prior Learning) process.


2 years part-time, online.

On-Campus Attendance
Depending on elective selected, two-day attendance at NIBRT Dublin, per semester.

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  • Qualifications

    Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Part time

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