Students perform rotations in the University's pilot drug manufacturing plant with the goal to acquire the specific practical knowledge for the development of all the stages involved in the design and manufacture of drugs in a pharmaceutical industry.
The work plan is organized in such a way that students, divided into small groups, rotate through the areas that comprise pilot plant manufacturing: design and development galenic, manufacturing, quality control, quality assurance and biotechnological drugs. They will also have the opportunity to collaborate in the production and quality control of the drugs that are developed for the Clínica Universidad de Navarra.
→ The duration is 625 hours, more than 25% of the total training of Master's Degree.
The Pilot Plant has 400 m2 distributed as follows:
→ area for solids
→ area for semi-solids
→ area for liquids
→ area for injectables
→ area for biotechnological drugs, and lyophilized drugs
→ laboratory for development and Quality Control
→ laboratory of development Galenic of exclusive use for the students of Master's Degree with the necessary equipment for the realization of the Technical Projects of development
Starting in June, the student will carry out professional internships in the pharmaceutical industry, where they will internship and perfect the knowledge acquired in the School. These internships are in accordance with agreement of each of the pharmaceutical laboratories that offer positions.
At the end of the internship, the student must submit a report of the activities carried out. This report is supervised by the tutor assigned at business and must respect the signed confidentiality contract.
Characteristics: 100% of the internships managed in recent years have been remunerated.
Duration: 1,000 hours.
subject from business: drug manufacturing laboratories.