Degree in Pharmaceutical Business Operations

This course starts in March and is flexibly designed to suit the needs of those in employment. Lectures are a blend of online, distance and 2 Saturdays per month in Dublin or Cork.

Specifically created with industry experts to include only subjects, which are relevant to the industry today. They focus on relevant subjects such as Pharmaceutical Business, Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Regulatory Affairs, Data Analysis, Business Improvement (Lean Sigma), Clinical Research Coordination, Data Processing and Project Co-ordination.

This course will provide you with the industry-level knowledge to progress your career to the next level. What’s more, it will give you a competitive advantage when it comes to career advancement meaning you’re more likely to get the job you want or the promotion you seek. The beauty of this course is that they can be done part-time allowing you to continue working whilst studying. 

All of the classes are broadcast live using an online training platform, giving you the opportunity to join the class online if for some reason you cannot attend class in person.  The modules are also recorded which means you can view them at a later stage.

A substantial focus of the programme will also develop the professional skills of the graduate to enhance their career progression through the development of their CVs, interview skills, and their networking, presentation and communication skills. 

Why up-skill for the pharmaceutical industry in Ireland?

  • €3 billion in new capital investment
  • €39 billion in exports
  • Over 55,000 employed
  • 9 of top 10 world’s biopharma companies in Ireland
  • 12 of the top-selling drugs made in Ireland
  • Over 8,000 new jobs predicted by 2020
  • Our graduates are now working in leading pharma and medtech companies in Ireland including the following: