Applied expertise for your technical problems. We offer a range of consultancy services, including specialist advice, evaluation and assessment, and analysis.

As subject matter experts, the team at MiCRA are available to engage in technical consultancy with industry clients within the analytical, sensor development and material science areas. If you have need for our services in this area please contact us and we can arrange a con-call or face-to-face meeting to discuss your requirements.

Enterprise Ireland Commercial Case Feasibility

MiCRA has experience running Commercial Case Feasibility (CCF) studies under the CCF grant from Enterprise Ireland. This programme allows us to scope out the commercial side of our technology development projects; ensuring the industrial relevance of the R&D work at MiCRA.

More information on the CCF fund is provided here.


Provide your business with training to improve your competitiveness and productivity by learning from our world class researchers.

Through its links with the wider institute, MiCRA can facilitate companies interested in the training programmes being run at the Institute of Technology, Tallaght. Please contact us if you are interested.

Pharmaceutical Training

IT-Tallaght is the home of the National Pharmaceutical Education Centre and the PharmaBio Education and Training Services group specialises in providing tailored training services for companies in the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industries. Its training consultants are all highly experienced industry practitioners with a proven track record in the pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical and medical device sectors. Target companies of PharmaBio Education and Training Services include multinational and indigenous pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical companies; spin-out biotech firms, especially those preparing for clinical trials and organisations specialising in process development/small-scale manufacture of clinical material.

Training is offered in a wide range of areas including:

  • Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), Good Clinical Practice (GCP), Good Laboratory Practice (GLP)
  • Validation
  • Auditing
  • Regulatory affairs
  • Technology transfer and scale-up
  • Analytical development
  • Lean manufacturing
  • Concept facility design
  • Manufacturing and processing technology
  • Clean-room design and control
  • Induction training for new employees in API, chemical, biopharma, finished dosage form
  • Advanced training in key technical areas

More information is available here.