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Biotechnology

Athlone Institute of Technology

48 months
Duration
10000 EUR/year
Free
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About

Biotechnology at Athlone Institute of Technology is the manipulation of living organisms, cells, genes or molecules to develop services and products that benefit mankind and have commercial value. Biotechnology is a dynamic and evolving area, which is making significant contributions to the ‘smart economy’ in areas such as healthcare, agri-business, the food industry and the environment.

Overview

The degree in Biotechnology at Athlone Institute of Technology is designed to provide students with the necessary foundation of scientific knowledge, understanding and skill to build a career as a biotechnologist. 

The student experience will include the following:

  • Lectures, tutorials and practical classes delivered in modern well-equipped teaching rooms and laboratories.
  • Highly qualified lecturers with a broad range of research, teaching and industrial experience.
  • A comprehensive hands-on training in basic and advanced laboratory skills, and in the operation of scientific equipment.
  • Opportunities to develop soft skills in oral and written communication, teamwork, problem solving, time and project management, numeracy skills and computer literacy
  • Final year business and research project modules where students work independently to develop and pursue commercial ideas and novel research topics under the guidance of experienced mentors
  • Exposure to to various biopharmaceutical and industrial environments through frequent site visits.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Physics
  • Mathematics for Scientists
  • Learning and Development for Higher Education
  • Information Technology for Scientists
  • Scientific Computing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • EEA students deadline: 1 February

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

240 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
60

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must be 17 years of age in January in the year of entry to programme of study at AIT.
  • Applicants must have successfully completed High School Diploma with good grades in Mathematics and English (average of 60%). Indian applicants must have completed Standard XII Examinations with minimum average of 60% in English and Maths. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10000 EUR per year during 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 48 months.

Free Fees:

  • Be a first time undergraduates 
  • Hold EU Nationality 

Living costs for Athlone

650 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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