CAO CODE : AL 840
Even casual observers will be aware of the critical role that the Irish pharmaceutical sector plays in contributing to the exemplary success of Ireland’s manufacturing exports. The pharmaceutical and biotechnology sectors are widely regarded as the effective economic drivers of Ireland. This century has been predicted to be the century of biology and the bioscience technology revolution is underpinning many of the developments in drug discovery and medicine.
The pharma industry’s continual growth and prosperity in Ireland is highly dependent on the generation and attraction of skilled graduates and this course is designed to give you the knowledge and competence to enter industry or proceed to further postgraduate education. The Midlands region has been particularly targeted by government development agencies for the growth of pharma and healthcare companies and this degree programme is a crucial element of the infrastructure supporting this growth.