The programme is open to students who have obtained an honour’s degree (Level 8) or equivalent in an appropriate discipline (i.e. Engineering or Life Sciences). Other candidates with alternative honours degrees and relevant experience in the Biopharmaceutical / Pharmaceutical industry (typically 5 years duration in a GMP environment) may apply for consideration through the IT Sligo RPL (Recognised Prior Learning) process. Applicants whose first language is not English should provide evidence of English language proficiency. For further information on English language requirements click here.
Students will graduate with the following skills and attributes to work in the Industry:
• Comprehensive grounding in biopharma related aspects of Industry 4.0 (BioIndustry 4.0), with specific knowledge of digital technologies.• Skills to be employed in technical, manufacturing and quality roles within the growing biopharmaceutical industry
• Proficiency to work and communicate with autonomy and effectively through various media.
• Skill to use a range of problem solving skills, tools and techniques of enquiry relevant to digitisation.The programme will provide a postgraduate qualification in BioIndustry 4.0 that will form both an introduction for new or proposed entrants to the area and additional skills and knowledge to those working in the area.
Learn from world renowned academic staff in Ireland’s leading, future focused and globally recognised colleges.
Gain an accredited NFQ qualification/micro credential that you may count towards a full award if you so wish in the future.
Previous modules may be used as recognition of prior learning towards Advance Centre degree programmes.
Equip yourself with the latest in demand skillset, tools, know-how and knowledge to succeed in your career.
Gain a competitive edge, influence growth and steer strategic goals in your organisation upon completion of your studies with the Advance Centre.