Research course

Cancer Research and Cell Biology

Institution
Queen's University Belfast · Centre for Cancer Research and Cell Biology
Qualifications
PhDMPhilMDMCh by research

Entry requirements

Full details can be found on the Queen's University website.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Research Strategies:

In recognising the high-quality researc undertaken in the School's Centre for Cancer Research and Cell Biology, the University is making significant investment in both academic staff and infrastructure. The Centre for Cancer Research and Cell Biology is based in a new research facility with 36 Principal Investigators, 60 postdoctoral fellows and 65 postgraduate students.

Research covers a number of cancers including breast, prostate, lung, various leukaemias, colorectal and head and neck.
Common research themes across many of the programmes are the study of chemotherapy resistance, the identification of novel therapeutic targets or pre-clinical assessment of novel therapeutic agents.

Information for international students

Full details can be found on the Queen's University website.

Fees and funding

Applicants who wish to apply for postgraduate funding for 2010/11 entry should refer to the relevant School's website for information. Details may be found here.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

full time
36 months
part time
72 months

MPhil

part time
48 months
full time
24 months

MD

part time
48 months
full time
24 months

MCh by research

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Secretary
Email
pgoffice.smdb@qub.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)28 9097 2042
Fax
+44 (0)28 9097 1445