Research course

College of Science

National University of Ireland Galway · College of Science
MSc by research

Entry requirements

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MSc (Cancer Research)

Months of entry


Course content

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This MSc programme provides relevant, hands-on training in a research setting and is aimed at life science and medical graduates who wish to specialise in the field of cancer research. The purpose of the programme is to provide these graduates with a broad and deep theoretical foundation of cancer biology, on top of which the key research laboratory skills and practical experiences are built. This knowledge and skillset will enable them to pursue a career as a research scientist in academia, in the medical field or in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical sector.

Qualification and course duration

MSc by research

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Dr. Eva Szegezdi
+ 353 (0) 91 495 037