Biopharmaceutical courses

Dundalk Institute of Technology

Bsc (hons) In Science (biopharmaceutical Science) in Dundalk Institute of Technology

  • Duration : 4 Years
  • Intake : Sep
  • Level : Undergraduate
  • Tuition & fees : € 9,950 Per Year
  • IELTS : 6.0
  • TOEFL : 0
  • PTE : 0

About Bsc (hons) In Science (biopharmaceutical Science) in Dundalk Institute of Technology

The aim of this four-year level 8 Science course is to produce graduates with the knowledge, skills and competencies to respond effectively to current and future developments in the Biopharmaceutical or Environmental Bioscience sectors. Entry into this common entry level 8 Science course allows you the opportunity to experience both areas before specialising into their preferred Award option in year 3, namely Biopharmaceutical Science or Environmental Bioscience.

Course Description

This common entry Science course will provide you with the skills and knowledge to work in either the Biopharmaceutical OR Environmental Science sector.

Years one and two of this Science course will focus on the fundamental sciences and will include some specific Biopharmaceutical and Environmental content, to allow you to choose your preferred career pathway.

In years three and four the students will specialise into their preferred stream leading to one of 2 Award options as follows:

Biopharmaceutical Science: Students will gain knowledge and skills in a number of areas, including Biotechnology, Pharmacology, Biotherapeutics, Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Regulatory Affairs, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Chemistry, Quality Management, Biopharmaceutical Processing and Research.

Career Options

Graduates have opportunities for employment in the following sectors:

  • Biopharmaceutical
  • Environmental
  • Biomedical; Pharmaceutical
  • Medical Devices
  • Health Care
  • Nutraceuticals
  • Biotechnology
  • Food


Minimum of 60% average in your Standard 12.

We may also check your standard 10 results in English and Maths

If English is not your first language, you will be required to provide an IELTS certificate, or equivalent.

Our undergraduate IELTS requirements are: 

If English is not your first language an IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent when you start the course is essential.

Fees components - (1st year Fees and expense)

Tuition & fees :

€ 9,950


€ 9,950