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Natural Sciences


B. Eng Biotechnology

3.5 years

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Programme profile

In this programme, you will learn how to apply in depth  knowledge of biochemical and biotechnological processes, in the context of the challenges faced in the production of medicine and in the food industry.You will become acquainted with methods used in the field of biotechnology, in industrial production.

You will also obtain knowledge of engineering principles relevant to the processing of materials by microorganisms (such as bacteria, fungi, algae, protozoa and viruses) or plant and animal cells to create useful products or industrial processes.

Programme content

You will gain theoretical knowledge within biotechnology and will be working with the following disciplines:

- Cell and microbiology
- Biotechnology and protein chemistry
- General and technical chemistry
- Mathematics and statistics

You will get acquainted with a line of technical subjects such as chemical unit operations, practical regulation, fermentation and chemical reaction engineering.

Throughout the programme, you will blend theory and practice, integrating theoretical knowledge with real-life professional practice, based on the close cooperation with local companies – bio manufacturing market leaders such as Novo Nordisk, Novozymes, Statoil, DONG etc.

Entry Requirements

Three A-Levels and Six GCSEs. Subjects to inc Maths at A-Level, Physics at A-S Level and Chemistry at A-S or GCSE (A-C)

Six passes at Leaving Cert, two at H5, Subjects to include Hons Maths and Physics. Pass at Chemistry also required.




01 February

15 March