Cancer and Clinical Oncology MSc

Course Introduction

This programme will give you an understanding of the science underlying the principles and practice of oncology and how new treatments are developed, evaluated and implemented. You?ll gain specialist knowledge of cancer biology and pathology, drug development and research methodologies, giving you an excellent grounding in the clinical practice of oncology.

* Taught by the UK?s leading oncology experts ? we?re ranked number one for cancer research (REF 2014)

* Study and contribute to the latest developments in treating cancer, such as gene therapy

* Part-time programme option, so you can fit your studies around your other commitments

* Comprehensive training in research methods and statistical techniques

* An ideal career boost: discover how to develop and implement new treatments

Facilities

* State-of-the-art research facilities and dedicated teaching laboratory

* Access to specialised scientists and clinicians

* Full access to our library and online resources

* Mentors for non-programme related support, including careers advice

* A dedicated Teaching Centre for administrative support

Career paths

You?ll leave this programme with the clinical skills and experience necessary to pursue further academic research at PhD or MD level.

This programme also provides a strong foundation if you want to work in biotech research, hospital settings or in industry.

Career destinations of past Barts Cancer Institute students include:

* SpR medical oncology chemotherapy co-ordinator

* assistant practitioner

* medical officer

Start Date

EXPECTED SEP-2021: Students will study part time by distance learning.. EXPECTED SEP-2021: Students will study full time by distance learning..

Tuition & Fees

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
2 years
Distance Learning
MSc £5,450 Home Fees
2 years
Distance Learning
MSc £11,400 Overseas Fees
2 years
Distance Learning
MSc £5,450 European Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £10,900 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £22,750 Overseas Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £10,900 European Fees

Qualifications Required

  • Domestic entry requirements: This course is aimed at clinicians, but will be open to any applicant who meets the entry requirements. For admission to the programme applicants will need either a good medical degree or degree equivalent from a recognised academic institution.
  • International entry requirements: This course is aimed at clinicians, but will be open to any applicant who meets the entry requirements. For admission to the programme applicants will need either a good medical degree or degree equivalent from a recognised academic institution. IELTS Academic: 7.0 overall including 6.0 in Writing and Speaking and 5.5 in Reading and Listening. TOEFL: 100 overall including a minimum of 21 in Writing and Speaking, 18 in Reading and 17 in Listening.
  • IELTS score: 7