Taught course (will run subject to approval)

Cancer Care

University of Liverpool · School of Health Sciences

Entry requirements

Please see the course page on the University website for full details.

Months of entry


Course content

The MSc Cancer Care is a programme produced and delivered by the Clatterbridge Cancer Centre, Liverpool and University of Liverpool.

This course is a three year part-time programme developed to allow care professionals to continue working in their NHS role alongside their studies. This programme will enable you to enhance your professional development as a registered care professional and deepen your knowledge of the subject.

You will explore the broad impact of a cancer diagnosis and the patient’s and their family’s journey. By the end of the course you will have an awareness of the individual’s needs and a comprehensive approach to care.

If you wish to follow this route, you can further your educational and professional development within the specialty of oncology. You will learn forward practice improvements, expand the evidence base and improve care for all cancer patients.

This master’s level pathway is intended to enable you as a health and social care professional working with cancer patients, their carers, and families in various care settings throughout the cancer journey; to critically explore the evidence base underpinning decision-making and best practice.

You can tailor the programme to your area of oncology interest, expertise and practice. You will be able to further your educational and professional development within oncology. You will have the opportunity to drive improvements by providing evidence and improving the cancer patient’s care.

Information for international students

Applications from EU and international students already resident in the UK are welcome. International qualifications will be evaluated in line with the National Recognition Information Centre (NARIC) guidelines.

Fees and funding

UK students
International students

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    36 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

PG Recruitment Team