Pharmaceutical courses


Ug Pharmaceutical Technology in MCAST

  • Duration : 9 Months
  • Intake : Oct
  • Level : Certificate
  • Tuition & fees : € 5,450 Per Year
  • IELTS : 6.0
  • TOEFL : 0
  • PTE : 0

About Ug Pharmaceutical Technology in MCAST

This course is intended for non-EU citizens who are already in possession of a B.Sc. in Pharmaceutical Technology but who lack certain theoretical knowledge that is expected within the Pharmaceutical industry. The course will hence bridge this knowledge gap and will allow participants to apply for the posts of Pharmaceutical Technologists within this industry.

Programme Learning Outcomes

At the end of the programme the learner will be able to:


  • Explain the validity of analytical results in a quality framework
  • Use Quality Control methods in Laboratory analysis
  • Understand elementary equipment used in chemical production.
  • Understand material used for chemical production.
  • Understand homogeneous reactions in ideal reactors.
  • Understand non-ideal flow in reactors.
  • Understand fundamental phase equilibria laws in an engineering context;

Core Study Units

  • Quality Assurance and Quality Control
  • Fundamentals of Engineering and Process Engineering
  • Chemical Reaction Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics
  • Process Modelling and Computing

Entry Requirements

  • BSc in Pharmaceutical Technology or equivalent
  • IELTS 6

Plus Two Science/B Pharm

MCAST  Average Tuition Fees And Other Expenses

Expense Cost
Tuition fees 1 year program 5400-6700 EURO
Tuition fees 2 years program 6500-8500 EURO
Tuition fees 3 years program 10000-19500 Euro
Tuition fees 4 years program 26000 Euro
Application Fees 150 - 200 Euro 
Housing 250 - 350 euro Per Month
Meals 135 -250 Euro Per Month
Travel 21 EURO Per Month

MCAST English Language Requirements: Applicants whose first language is not English must provide evidence of proficiency in the English language but providing English language test results. The minimum test scores required are:

Test Minimum Requirements
Level 5 & below programs IELTS- Overall 5.5
Level 6 Programs IELTS-Overall 6
Level 7 Programs IELTS-Overall 6.5
Fees components - (1st year Fees and expense)

Tuition & fees :

€ 5,450


€ 5,450