Certificate of Advanced Studies in Management of Biotech, Medtech & Pharma Ventures

MoT Executive MBA

Program Description

Certificate of Advanced Studies in Management of Biotech, Medtech & Pharma Ventures

MoT Executive MBA

Certificate of Advanced Studies in Management of Biotech, Medtech & Pharma Ventures

To increase managerial competences and to raise competitive advantage in Life Sciences, particularly in Biotech, Medtech, Pharma domains.

Audience

Professionals and Entrepreneurs in Biotech, Medtech, Pharma Ventures

Modules

Module 1 Strategic Alliances, Partnership and Outsourcing - February 4-6, 2014

Module 2 Marketing in Life Sciences - March 4-6, 2014

Module 3 Intellectual Property Management in Life Sciences - March 25-27, 2014

Module 4 Assessing the Valuation of New Venture - April 8-10, 2014

Module 5 Early Stage Drug Development - April 29-30, May 1, 2014

Module 6 Clinical Trial Management & Regulatory Affairs - May 13-15, 2014

Module 7 current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP), in collaboration with: Bioalps - June 3-5, 2014

Module 8 Project Management - June 17-19, 2014

The above modules addressing key managerial issues are lead by top European Professors and Executives from Industry.

The EPFL Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) in Management of Biotech, Medtech & Pharma Ventures is obtained when at least 5 modules are successfully completed. Each module corresponds to 2 credits.

These modules offered at EPFL are open to professionals, and they can also be followed individually, by people not enrolled in the CAS. At the end of each module, there is an evaluation assessing knowledge acquisition.

To foster appropriate interactions and learning during those modules, the number of participants is limited: first come, first served.

Organization

These 8 modules are organized under the umbrella of the Executive MBA in Management of Technology – MoT, jointly led by the EPFL and the University of Lausanne Business School - HEC

Credits

Successful completion of each module is worth 2 credits. The EPFL Certificate is granted upon successful completion of 10 credits.

Prerequisite

Master/Bachelor degree and 5/7 years previous related professional experience

Location

EPFL – College of Management of Technology
Building Odyssea – Station 5
CH-1015 Lausanne

Registration

At least 15 days prior to each module (limited number of places: first come, first served)

Tuition

  • CHF 1'900 for 1 module
  • CHF 3'500 for 2 modules
  • CHF 4'800 for 3 modules
  • CHF 5'900 for 4 modules
  • CHF 6'900 CAS 5 modules
  • CHF 7'900 CAS 6 modules
  • CHF 8'900 CAS 7 modules
  • CHF 9'900 CAS 8 modules

(Prices applicable for a single student and a single billing for modules taken in 2013, include lunches)

Admission to BioModules and CAS

The program targets Professionals and Entrepreneurs in Biotech, Medtech, Pharma Ventures with a Ph.D./Master/Bachelor degree, from well recognized Universities.

For applicants to the EPFL Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) in "Management of Biotech, Medtech & Pharma Ventures", it is required to have minimum 5/7 years professional experience.

Admission decision to the CAS is based upon the degree(s) and the experience.

The first step towards your application to the CAS in Biotech-Medtech or one of its modules is to fill in the Application Form

At the end of the application form, you will have the opportunity to directly upload the needed documents in order to validate your application, they are:

  • A scan of your Passport
  • One passport photo (Good looking with 300 dpi .jpg file)

(It will be used in class and published on the MoT website, if you are accepted. Please make sure you provide a professional one to your advantage.)

To complete your application file for the CAS in Management of Biotech, Medtech and Pharma Ventures, please upload the following required documents:

  • Curriculum vitae - Résumé
  • Motivation letter

Academic information

  • Copy for each degree
  • Transcript for each degree
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated December 7, 2015
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