MSc in Industrial Pharmaceutical Science
Delivered jointly by the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and IT Sligo
Programme Code: SG_SPHAR_M
About Industrial Pharmaceutical Science
This qualification is of interest to those working in the pharmaceutical or healthcare industries and who would like to gain an education in the main subjects related to industrial practice. The aim of the programme is to deliver an MSc that fulfils the educational requirements contained in Article 49 of Directive 2001/83/EC and Article 53 of Directive 2001/82/EC (replacing respectively Directives 75/319/EEC and 81/851/EEC) for Qualified Person acceptability. Candidates other than those wishing to become QPs will also be accepted.
About this Programme
For suitably qualified candidates who wish to pursue Qualified Person status, the programme fulfils the educational requirements of the relevant European Directives. The modular structure and credit system will facilitate studying for the degree while working
After you Graduate
You will have satisfied the educational requirements to be a Qualified Person as per Article 49 of Directive 2001/83/EC and Article 53 of Directive 2001/82/EC. As a QP you are responsible for certifying the suitability for release of every batch of a pharmaceutical product.
The MSc programme is open to students who have obtained an Honours Degree or its equivalent in an appropriate discipline. Candidates intending to pursue Qualified Person status should have an appropriate primary degree that conforms to the specific requirements for primary qualifications listed in European Directives 2001/83/EC and 2001/82/EC. There is also a requirement for an intending Qualified Person to have completed a minimum of two years practical industrial experience in an appropriate manufacturing environment.
Award: Level 9
Duration: 2 years
Fees: €1,850 per module, €7,350 per year
Application Deadline: 31st November
Delivery: Distance with RCSI
The School of Science
Tel: 071 913 7249
Course co-ordinator Tom Patton email email@example.com