The Pharmaceutical industry
25% of our alumni work in this field. Today, there are about 100,000 people working in the French pharmaceutical industry. Approximately 20,000 of these employees work in research and development in one of the 250 medicine companies. The pharmaceutical industry is one of the biggest industries in the world economy and every year some of its most prestigious companies take on 7,000 to 8,000 interns. Over the last five years, the workforce has increased by 13%.
EBI’s biotechnology programme is ranked amongst the top five in France. Our young graduates work in various pharmaceutical fields as R&D engineers, process engineers, production engineers, validation engineers, project managers…
THE KEY PLAYERS
Pfizer, Novartis, Sanofi, Johnson&Johnson, Pierre Fabre