The Biomanufacturing Education and Training Center at WPI is where biotechnology professionals gain an edge. It’s an innovative partnership between academia and industry that creates customized workforce development solutions for forward-thinking biotechnology companies across the region and around the world. Whether you’re an employee expanding your skill set or a manager developing your team, the BETC has what you need. The first of its kind in New England, the 10,000-square-foot facility is where theory is put into practice and hands-on training fosters real growth. Some of the world’s foremost biotechnology and biopharmaceutical firms—those that recognize the unique value of a highly trained technical staff—have benefited from our programs. Contact us today to see how we’re helping to advance the global biomanufacturing industry.

Biotechnology & Biomanufacturing Open House

Please join us for an open house on Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at 4 pm – 6 pm. This is a free event with tours of the center and a presentation from WPI Biology and Biotechnology professor Reeta Rao, PhD on infectious diseases. 

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Upcoming Programs

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Online Graduate Programs

MS in Biotechnology
MS in Bioscience Administration
GC in Life Sciences



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Dean Kamen to Keynote Advanced Biomanufacturing Symposium. President of DEKA Research & Development will address WPI’s Advanced Biomanufacturing Symposium.

Back to School for Biotech. How Academia and Industry Can Collaborate to Advance Biologic Drug Development and Manufacturing.

WPI Teaching BioTech 101 at GE. As GE Healthcare Life Sciences scales up its new U.S. headquarters in Marlborough, Mass., WPI is helping some of the company’s engineers beef up their biotech chops.

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