Taught course (will run subject to approval)

Cancer and Molecular and Cellular Biology

Institution
Queen Mary, University of London · Barts Cancer Institute
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

A Bachelor’s degree in a relevant subject from a recognised institution with 2:1 or better or an appropriate professional qualification. Applicants with a 2:2 and strong supporting evidence will also be considered

Months of entry

September

Course content

This programme aims to provide you with a clear understanding of molecular and cellular biology that is fundamental to cancer

biology and cancer research. You will learn how research in this area has advanced the treatment and diagnoses of cancer, and gain knowledge of how new therapies are developed, evaluated and implemented. You will gain a thorough knowledge of research methodologies and laboratory techniques, which you will fully utilise in the laboratory research project stage. The valuable research experience you will gain from working with leading cancer experts, will give you a solid foundation upon which a future career in scientific research can be built.

Information for international students

Overseas students may be eligible to apply for a range of external scholarships and we also provide information about relevant funding providers in your home country on our country web pages.

Please consult our webpage for further information.

Fees and funding

UK students
Please consult the individual pages on our website.
International students
Please consult the individual pages on our website.

There are a number of sources of funding available for Masters students.

These include a significant package of competitive Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) bursaries and scholarships in a range of subject areas, as well as external sources of funding.

Queen Mary bursaries and scholarships

We offer a range of bursaries and scholarships for Masters students including competitive scholarships, bursaries and awards, some of which are for applicants studying specific subjects.

Find out more about QMUL Bursaries and scholarships, here: http://www.qmul.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/funding_masters/index.html

Alternative sources of funding

Home/EU students can apply for a range of other funding, such as Professional and Career Development Loans, and Employer Sponsorship, depending on their circumstances and the specific programme of study.

Overseas students may be eligible to apply for a range of external scholarships and we also provide information about relevant funding providers in your home country on our country web pages.

Download our Postgraduate Funding Guide [PDF] for detailed information about postgraduate funding options for Home/EU students.

Read more about alternative sources of funding for Home/EU students and for Overseas students.

Tel: +44 (0)20 7882 5079
email bursaries@qmul.ac.uk

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
32 months
flexible
N/A months
distance learning
12-24 months

PGDip

flexible
N/A months
part time
24 months
full time
12 months
distance learning
12-24 months

Course contact details

Name
Cancer Courses
Email
bci-cancercourses@qmul.ac.uk
Phone
+44(0) 20 7882 2081