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A one-year programme completing Science at Monaghan Institute opens up many progression pathways into this growing and lucrative industry

At Monaghan Institute, you can complete a one-year Science & Laboratory Techniques course to develop the skills and competencies in the preparation, use and maintenance of laboratory equipment to perform a range of laboratory procedures. These are the key skills necessary for employment in the science and pharmaceutical industries in Ireland or to obtain the entry requirements for accessing Science-based programmes at University. The demand for science professionals in Ireland is currently very high with many start-ups and major expansions taking place in the Irish market countrywide. There could never be a better time to follow the Science Industry pathway

What will you study?

This course introduces learners to the world of science and covers a variety of subjects related to laboratory and physical sciences; including core science subjects, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics. Learners also study microbiology and laboratory skills, which provides a firm ‘Science’ foundation, placing them at a distinct advantage if progressing to University.

How do you apply?

If you are interested in applying for the Science & Laboratory Techniques, or any of the other courses in Monaghan Institute, applications are currently open. Please visit to browse courses and apply!