Training and Education at NIBRT


NIBRT's unique bioprocessing training facility allows students the opportunity to learn and practice complex technical bioprocessing procedures.

NIBRT provides a range of programmes which are specifically tailored to meet the needs of students who wish to develop their careers in the bioprocessing industry.

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Master Courses
NIBRT Online Academy
Certificates in Science
Training Courses

Online Masters Courses

NIBRT's Online Masters programmes provides an interactive and dynamic learning experience that develop knowledge and appreciation of the conceptual and factual bases for bioprocess design and operation.

M. Sc. in Biopharmaceutical Science

Training for Industry

What is Training for Industy?

NIBRT provides a “one stop shop” for the bioprocessing Industry’s training requirements. We provide a dynamic catalogue of course content from which we build unique training solutions for our Clients.

These solutions range from operator training through to the senior management training and can be delivered in a variety of formats to suit each Client’s requirements. Our aim is to deliver holistic training programmes in a realistic GMP simulated, operational manufacturing environment.

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Upcoming Training Schedule

Jefferson Institute for Bioprocessing (JIB)

In February 21, 2018, Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) announced a partnership with National Institute for Bioprocessing Research and Training (NIBRT) to create the Jefferson Institute for Bioprocessing (JIB), the first - and only - education and training institute for biopharmaceutical processing in North America that combines commercial single-use processing equipment with the internationally recognised NIBRT curriculum.

The JIB is expected to serve 2,500 people annually through workforce training and bioprocessing certifications, in addition to enrolling 70 additional Jefferson students in bioprocessing, engineering and other related major


Boston Consulting Group Partnership

BCG and NIBRT have launched the world’s first Innovation Centre, dedicated to Biopharma Operations.

The Innovation Centre showcases the latest Industry 4.0 (I4.0) technologies in Biopharma manufacturing, quality control and training excellence. These technologies are integrated with core operating processes to enable proof-of-concept use cases on new innovations and new ways of working, situated in a Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) simulated environment.



NIBRT Transition Year Program 2022

 The program will reopen for the 2022 placement in September 2021.