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Chemical & Biopharmaceutical Engineering MEng

  • Course Code

    CR_ECHBI_9

  • Field of Study

    Chemical & Biopharmaceutical Engineering

  • Type of Course:

    Masters Degree

  • Type of Qualification:

    MEng

  • Type of Study:

    Full time,Part time

  • Application Closing Date:

Course duration:

The course runs over 3 semesters on a full time basis and is also offered on a part time basis. It is expected that candidates should normally complete the programme over 3 years on a part-time basis.

Admission Requirements:

Applicants must have achieved a minimum of Second Class Honours in a Level 8 Honours Bachelor Programme in Chemical and Biopharmaceutical Engineering or equivalent.

Course summary

This programme aims to develop advanced analytical, design and research skills in Chemical Engineering with an industrial focus. Postgraduate students will undertake the final research element of this Masters programme in a host company or with their current employer. This will provide the researcher with an insight into the commercial aspects of engineering research and innovation and the opportunity to contribute to the development of the latest products and techniques. Graduates of the programme will be well equipped to respond to the needs of the high technology industries particularly those with a focus on Research & Development, and product or process innovation.

Department(s)

Process, Energy and Transport Engineering

All part-time programmes at CIT will run subject to sufficient student numbers. Where a programme cannot proceed, applicants will be contacted and advised on alternative study options.

Students should note that Fees quoted relate to the academic year 2017-2018 only and are subject to change on an annual basis. Except where stated, course fees cover the cost of tuition only. 

Course fees must be paid before attending lectures.
 

 

Course Fee

Students should note that Fees quoted relate to the academic year 2017-2018 only and are subject to change on an annual basis.

Information on the fees payable may be obtained from the CIT Fees Office (fees@cit.ie).
Full time: EU Applicants €5,000
Non EU Applicants €12,000
Part Time: EU Applicants €7,000

Union of Students in Ireland (USI) Levy
The USI membership levy of €7.00 has been introduced as a result of a referendum where students opted to affiliate to the national Students’ Union. This levy must be paid before the start of Semester 1.

Structure

This is a 90 credit Level 9 taught programme comprising 8 mandatory modules, two free choice 5 credit modules, two project modules (totalling 15 credits) and a research project/dissertation (30 credits).

Delivery

Full-time
No. of weeks per semester: 13
No. of timetable hours week: 15
Which days: Variable (usually includes Friday afternoon)
Duration: Three semesters

Part-time
3 Years (9 Semesters, September to August)

Award

Master of Engineering in Chemical & Biopharmaceutical Engineering (Level 9 on the National Framework of Qualifications).

CIT has developed a website which gives full details of all modules for all courses. The website also has information on recommended textbooks, average weekly workload, assessments and exams.

Please click here for detailed module information.

 

  • Please note that applicants will be required to pay an acceptance fee of €500 online if a place on a course is offered. This fee is deductible from the overall course fee.

 

EU Applicants - Apply >>
 

 

Non-EU Applicants  -  Apply >>
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr Roisin Foley
roisin.foley@cit.ie
T: 021 4335150

or Elaine McCarthy, Department Secretary
021 4335150