Master Medical and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems

Program Description

Master Medical and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

IMC University of Applied Sciences Krems

Methodological and problem-solving skills

Developing high-level expertise in identifying, characterising and manufacturing biopharmaceuticals is an essential aspect of this Master programme. Manufacturing biopharmaceuticals also require extensive knowledge of the applicable legal framework and the quality assurance procedures which play a vital part in an interdisciplinary setting. In order to prepare our students for the upcoming trends, we also offer complementary training in development, application and production methods for quality-assured tissue and organ replacements.


Target group

Bachelor graduates aiming to acquire in-depth knowledge and the skills and expertise needed for biotechnology product development and manufacturing. Most graduates go on to work in pharmaceutical and biotechnological companies and medical research centres.


Careers

After completing the programme, graduates will be able to assume a wide range of biotechnological positions including research and development in the academic field as well as executive posts in the industry worldwide. Some of our alumni have found an employment as quality managers in GLP/GMP or at international and national agencies.


Programme details

The master degree programme is designed to deepen the students‘ understanding of medical biotechnology and the expertise required for biotech product development and manufacturing. Further, it aims to enhance students’ methodological and problem-solving skills in the fields of medical and pharmaceutical biotechnology. Courses also highlight the interdisciplinary links between the natural science, biological, medical and technological aspects of biotechnology, as well as stressing the importance of quality assurance considerations.


Highlights/ Electives

You will deepen the understanding of medical biotechnology and the expertise required for biotech product development and manufacturing. In the third semester, you have the choice between two electives.

  • Bioprocess Engineering
  • Advanced Therapeutics Development
At a glance
  • Duration: 2 years/ 4 semesters
  • Format: full-time
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Academic degree: Master of Science in Engineering (MSc)
  • Intake: annually, every year in September
  • Study fees: per semester € 363.36 for EU/EEA citizens, € 4500 for non-EU/EEA citizens


For further details regarding

  • the admission requirements,
  • the admission procedure,
  • important dates and deadlines and
  • the online application

please consult our website www.fh-krems.ac.at.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated October 19, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2019
Duration
Duration
4 semesters
Full time
Price
Price
363 EUR
EUR 363.36 per semester for EU/EEA members,Switzerland, or a country for which the Personengruppenverordnung applies. EUR 4,500 per semester for non-EU members.
Information
Deadline
May 31, 2019
Application deadline: 31/05/2019. Application for non-EU students: 31/03/2019
Locations
Austria - Krems an der Donau, Lower Austria
Start date : Sept. 2019
Application deadline May 31, 2019
Application deadline: 31/05/2019. Application for non-EU students: 31/03/2019
End date Aug. 31, 2021
Dates
Sept. 2019
Austria - Krems an der Donau, Lower Austria
Application deadline May 31, 2019
Application deadline: 31/05/2019. Application for non-EU students: 31/03/2019
End date Aug. 31, 2021