CAR-T Program

CAR-T Basics Course

Guided Learning at Your Own Pace with Experts

This course will provide you with the necessary scientific background on CAR-T, strengthening your understanding about the techniques used in CAR-T, along with the overview on market.
It includes:

  • Mix of self-paced and instructional units with 4 - 5 hours of learning per week (45 – 50 hours in total) over 3 months.
  • Interactive collaborative platform to facilitate knowledge exchange
  • Limited synchronous activities allow participation from across the globe
  • 99% recommendation rate from previous learners


Who Should Attend

Lab managers, team leads, researchers, engineers and scientists with interest in advanced therapies. Fluent English is essential for optimal learning.


What You Will Learn

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to understand:

  • The past, current, and future state of CAR-T development, including the molecular biology, market landscape, manufacturing processes, and affordability for patients.
  • Technical navigation through current CAR-T approaches from a molecular, engineering, and market analysis perspective.
  • Challenges and potential solutions on the road to commercialization of CAR-T therapy

How You Will Learn

This online course consists of both self-paced and collaborative learning units, allowing you to fit in learning around your work schedule. Each chapter includes live discussions, assignments, access to experts and Q&A sessions, using an interactive and collaborative platform to facilitate knowledge exchange between participants.

Focus Topics & Agenda

How is the Sartorius Academy’s CAR-T Course structured?

Nov 2-3


Nov 11-25

Chapter 1: Introduction and Evolution of CAR-T

Nov 25-Dec 09

Chapter 2: Technical details on CAR-T based therapies

Dec 09-Jan 06


Jan 06-20

Chapter 3: Manufacturing of CAR-T (Tisagenlecleucel Manufacturing Process)

Jan 20-Feb 03

Chapter 4: CAR-T as the most expensive cancer therapy

Feb 14-15


Learning Modules

Duration: 2 weeks

  • Introduction to Immuno-oncology
  • Need and Evolution of CAR-T
  • Currently approved CAR-T therapies
  • Overview of market

Duration: 3 weeks

  • Molecular and structural basis of CAR-T
  • Techniques involved
  • Platforms used for CAR-T production

Duration: 2 weeks

  • Manufacturing process workflow
  • Roadblocks of manufacturing

Duration: 2 weeks

  • Why and how of the costs involved
  • Efforts to make it more affordable

How to Apply


Pricing and Special Rates

Registration fee: €2,500 + applicable taxes

Special rates may be considered for group bookings, public and academic institutes.

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Application closes 21 October 2022. Successful applicants will be informed by 26 October 2022. 15 seats are reserved for participants from the biopharmaceutical industry.


How to Apply

Please complete the registration form below. A maximum of 30 participants will be accepted to the course, which will be made up of co-learners from both Sartorius and industry.

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