Department of Analytical, Biopharmaceutical & Medical Science

A selection of applied courses with a strong focus on practical and project work

Two GMIT Science students

GMIT's Department of Analytical, Biopharmaceutical & Medical Science  offers courses in the following areas:

  • Applied Biology and Biopharmaceutical Science
  • Medical Science
  • Forensic Science & Analysis
  • Chemical & Pharmaceutical Science

All courses in this department offer the following:

  • Work placement as part of the programme
  • Programmes which are all APPLIED in nature
  • Large element of practical and project work from year one
  • Small class sizes
  • An extremely successful graduate employment record
  • Modularised programmes

 

Contact Details

Department of Biopharmaceutical and Medical Science
Head of Department
Dr Eugene McCarthy

Tel: +353 (0)91 742281
Email: Eugene.McCarthy@gmit.ie

 

 

What's Happening

Dr Debbie Corcoran

Researchers Dr Debbie Corcoran, Dr Sheila Faherty and Sandy Bakankio BSc, Department of Biopharmaceutical and Medical Science, GMIT, in collaboration with members of the HSE’s national Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control team (AMRIC) - surveillance scientist Maria Molloy and Communicat

Dr Lisa Ryan, GMIT

(Interview with Dr Lisa Ryan, Department of Natural Sciences, GMIT)

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