Taught course

Biotechnology

Institution
National University of Ireland Galway · Department of Microbiology
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Candidates must hold at least a Second Class Honours primary degree in Science or a related subject, with an appropriate background in Biological Sciences. Candidates with three years relevant and appropriate industrial experience may also be considered.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course focuses on the adaptation and application of biological processes for commercial and industrial use. Training in scientific concepts and techniques and
business fundamentals are provided during the first two semesters. A laboratory-based research project will be undertaken in the spring and summer months.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr. Aoife Boyd
Email
aoife.boyd@nuigalway.ie
Phone
+353 (0) 91 49 24 04