Pharmaceutical Courses

Innopharma Education are now enrolling for September 2020, our master's, degree and certificate courses give you the flexibility to study either online or at the college facilities in the evenings.

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Invest in your future career in Ireland's pharma industry

The demand for highly skilled workers in Ireland’s booming biopharma industry continues to rise, with over 4,000 new job openings this year so far. As nine of the world’s top ten pharmaceutical companies are here in Ireland, this continues to grow. 

Across all aspects of the pharmaceutical manufacturing industry, from process development to production and from machinery to validation, roles are available in pharma and investing in your education will certainly improve your career prospects. 

Our team are available to help you with all aspects of your application, from deciding what programme will help you reach your career goals to providing you with all the relevant information you need to secure your place. Innopharma Education also provides support for those seeking funding from their employer. 

Graduates of Innopharma Education's pharma courses progress into a wide range of key business areas to progress their career and many are now working in leading pharma companies in Ireland, including Pfizer, Mylan, Boston Scientific, GSK and MSD to name a few. 

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Ireland's high-tech manufacturing industry

High-tech manufacturing is when the manufacturing of products requires a high level of technical and scientific knowledge, advanced machinery, and a rigorous quality standard. Broadly when looking at this sector in Ireland, it covers pharmaceutical manufacturing, medical devices, and food.

Innopharma Education works at the forefront of high-tech manufacturing, advancing skills and capabilities within the Irish Pharmaceutical industry.

We use our education courses to enable high quality products and lives. That’s our purpose – what we’re focused on achieving every day. 

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Pharmaceutical courses

Our courses are designed for people who wish to expand their career prospects in the pharma sectors. Choosing to study with Innopharma Education at this level will significantly enhance your knowledge and skills in your chosen field. Delivered part-time, these programmes are ideal for those looking to progress their career while in employment. 

All our courses are designed with business outcomes in mind and we often work with individual companies to develop and deliver bespoke courses that suit their exact company requirements. 

There are 4,000 vacancies in the Pharma industry, there are huge opportunities for people who have finished college. The more qualifications and experience you have, you are in a much better position for these jobs.

David Taylor, Hr Manager, LEO Pharma

Pharmaceutical Courses

MSc Pharmaceutical Business and Technology

Learn about the processes of pharmaceuticals and their production, as well as infusing your knowledge of the business and technological sides of the sector.

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Hons Degree Pharmaceutical Business Operations

This courses provides students with a unique blend of business and operations skills for the pharmaceutical industry.

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BSc Process Technologies - Pharma & MedTech

This course consists of a series of scientific, technological, quality, improvement and personal development modules designed and delivered by highly experienced tutors from industry and academia.

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Have a question? 

Frequent Asked Questions

Why study for a career in the Irish pharmaceutical industry? 

19 of the world’s top 20 pharma companies are based in Ireland and in excess of 50,000 skilled professionals are working in this sector. Five out of eight of the world’s top-selling drugs are produced in Ireland. Ireland is also the world’s largest net exporter of pharmaceuticals and is a globally recognised centre of excellence in pharma.

What courses are available with Innopharma Education? 

To Innopharma Education offer a range of course from certificate up to masters degrees for students looking to enter or progress their careers in the pharmaceutical industry.

Where are these courses delivered? 

Courses are delivered through a blend of online and face to face lectures with centres in Dublin, Cork and Limerick. 

What is the average duration of the courses? 

Course length ranges from 9 months up to 18 months depending on the course chosen. 

How do I apply? 

Visit the our courses page and select the course most suited to you.

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Innopharma Education
Ravenscourt Campus, Three Rock Road,
Sandyford, Dublin 18, Ireland

+353 1 485 3346


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