Bachelor of Science in Medical Biotechnology

This course provides graduates with cutting-edge skills in biomedical science and medical biotechnology that will make them highly employable within the biotechnology, biopharmaceutical and medical device industries. Key areas covered include DNA Technology and genetic engineering, Cell culture processing, analysis of biomolecules, tissue and regenerative engineering, microbiology and medical immunology and biovalidation. 

Medical Biotechnology

Progression Chart (L8 Med Biotech)

Life Sciences SG449 Honours Degree Abinitio

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Applicants should list their CAO course choices in genuine order of preference and they will be offered the course highest up on their list that they are deemed eligible for, if any.

Entry Requirements

Entry requirements for CAO 2020 courses at ITSligo are available for download below:

A science subject at Leaving Certificate is not a requirement for this course.

Career Opportunities

Graduates can expect exciting and diverse careers within multi-national and indigenous Irish companies in sectors that are predicted to undergo rapid expansion over the next 10 years; working at the forefront of Medical Science technologies. Students who undertake this course will have the opportunity to complete an industrial placement subject to availability of places.

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Who do I contact?

Contact Number: 071-9318510