Taught course

Pharmaceutical Engineering

University College Cork · Department of Process and Chemical Engineering

Entry requirements

Candidates must have achieved an honours BE (Hons) or BEng (Hons) Degree or equivalent engineering qualification, with a minimum grade 2H2, or a level 8 BSc degree, with a minimum grade 2H2 where the BSc graduate has a recognised qualification in Process or Chemical Engineering (e.g. Diploma in Process & Chemical Engineering at UCC or equivalent). However, candidates with equivalent academic qualifications and suitable experience may be accepted subject to the approval of College. In all cases the course of study for each candidate must be approved by the programme Co-ordinator.

Months of entry


Course content

The aim of this programme is to fill a need for the continuing professional development and postgraduate education of engineers working in the pharmaceutical industry in Ireland through the provision at UCC of an MEngSc in Pharmaceutical Engineering.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months

Course contact details

Dr. Edmond Byrne, BE MSc MA (TLHEd) PhD CEng, MIEI, MIChemE, MISPE
00 353 (0) 21 490 3094