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 Trusted by the top pharmaceutical companies in the world, SSPC has a proven track record in delivering excellent research that is critically informed by the needs of the international pharma and biopharma sector.

SSPC researchers working in partnerships to solve key industrial challenges enabling novel and efficient methods of manufacturing safer, cheaper and more effective medicines for the future. 

Looking to engage with us?

Become an Industry Member

  • Access to a €12M research programme with world leading academic experts
  • Initiate a research project aligned with your research priorities
  • Access a talent pipeline comprising over 100 PhD graduates and post-doctorate researchers
  • Co-supervise, inform and host PhD students in an area relevant to your organisation
  • Upskill your workforce through our industry based PhD and Master’s programme
  • Benefit from high caliber training sessions
  • Be part of an international community of practice for pharmaceutical research, innovation and training

Develop a Research Project


Industry projects can be supported in a number of ways in SSPC.

Companies have the option to initiate industry specific research projects and own all project IP thanks to a flexible Irish IP protocol that facilitates industry led project collaborations with Irish research performing organisations.

Companies can also avail of SSPC Co-Funding (max. 50%), providing organisations with the opportunity to licence back any IP arising.

Email our Industry Engagement Manager Aisling Arthur or for more information.

[email protected]


Industry Resources


(Bio)Pharma Ireland White Paper

The Case for a Strong EU (Bio) Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
Application of percolation threshold to disintegration and dissolution of ibuprofen tablets with different microcrystalline cellulose grades
From 1D Coordination Polymers to Metal Organic Frameworks by the Use of 2-Pyridyl Oximes