CAS FH in Project Management for Lab Automation for Life Sciences, In-Vitro-Diagnostics, and Analytics
- 2024 (twice a year)
- 2 semesters
- Zurich Oerlikon, Hombrechtikon, online
- CHF 9’700
Become a top-tier talent in project management for lab automation for life sciences, in-vitro-diagnostics, and analytics
Swiss manufacturers of laboratory technology employ approximately 25'000 individuals, generating an impressive CHF 5 billion in sales. Switzerland is a global leader in the crucial field of life sciences, exporting 95 % of its products to international markets (Toolpoint, 2020). In this flourishing industry, top-tier talents are key to become and remain world-market leaders.
Receive two certificates: Become academically and professionally certified
Together with House of Lab Science, we recognize the importance of well-trained engineers and project managers, and so we have developed the study program CAS FH in Project Management for Lab Automation, In-Vitro-Diagnostics, and Analytics.
This program not only imparts essential knowledge and skills to future laboratory professionals but also presents numerous career benefits. Participants who successfully complete the program will receive a Certificate of Advanced Studies that is recognized as part of one of our (Executive) Master in Business Administration programs and a globally recognized certification from the International Project Management Association, granting them a competitive advantage in the job market both domestically and internationally. Moreover, the program facilitates networking opportunities with industry experts, enabling participants to stay up-to-date with the latest advancements and trends in the field.
Dovetailing of theory and practice
The inclusion of hands-on training and practice days within the program ensures that you gain real-world experience in project management for lab automation and in-vitro diagnostics (IVD). This practical exposure supports you to become a valuable asset for any organization seeking expertise in these areas. Furthermore, enrolling in the study program grants participants access to the House of Labs' online community platform. This exclusive platform offers a plethora of career opportunities, a comprehensive member's directory, and a network of esteemed industry professionals. Consequently, participants can continue to enhance their skills and advance their careers long after the conclusion of the educational program.
By enrolling in this study program, professionals from diverse backgrounds and at various stages of their careers can invest in their future and position themselves for success in the captivating and rapidly evolving field of laboratory technology.
To apply, candidates must have/be:
- at least a bachelor level or equivalent university degree or a higher Swiss national diploma with a background in engineering, life science, lab automation, analytics or similar without industry-specific experience
- (prospective) project managers in the laboratory environment
- experienced project managers from the outside of the laboratory environment in lateral entry
The program is conducted fully in English.
Information on fees
Fees include teaching materials and examinations taken at Kalaidos University of Applied Sciences.
The certification fee of the International Project Management Association is not included and depends of the certification level.