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MSc Cancer Research and Molecular Biomedicine at The University of Manchester
MSc Cancer Research and Molecular Biomedicine
Undergo thorough training in molecular cancer research, with opportunities for placements in the labs of leading researchers.

MSc Cancer Research and Molecular Biomedicine / Overview

Year of entry: 2017

Degree awarded
Master of Science
Duration
12 months
Entry requirements

We require an honours degree (minimum Upper Second) or equivalent in a biological or medical sciences discipline with sufficient evidence of the relevant units taken. We may also consider exceptional applicants with a Lower Second who also have research experience or equivalent.

Full entry requirements

How to apply

You can apply for this course by completing our online application form . See the Application and selection section for details of the supporting documents that we require.

Course options

Full-time Part-time Full-time distance learning Part-time distance learning
MSc Y N N N

Course overview

  • Take an interactive approach to learning about molecular cancer research through research placements, workshops, seminars and tutorials.
  • Study at a university ranked 6th in the UK for biological sciences and 9th for medicine (QS World University Rankings 2017).
  • Prepare for a career in the biosciences industry or academic research through our research-focused master's course.

Open days

Attending an open day is a great way to find out what studying at Manchester is like. Find out about our  upcoming open days .

Fees

For entry in the academic year beginning September 2017, the tuition fees are as follows:

  • MSc (full-time)
    UK/EU students (per annum): £13,000
    International students (per annum): £23,000

The fees quoted above will be fully inclusive for the course tuition, administration and computational costs during your studies.

All fees for entry will be subject to yearly review and incremental rises per annum are also likely over the duration of courses lasting more than a year for UK/EU students (fees are typically fixed for International students, for the course duration at the year of entry). For general fees information please visit: postgraduate fees . Always contact the department if you are unsure which fee applies to your qualification award and method of attendance.

Self-funded international applicants for this course will be required to pay a deposit of £1000 towards their tuition fees before a confirmation of acceptance for studies (CAS) is issued. This deposit will only be refunded if immigration permission is refused. We will notify you about how and when to make this payment.

Contact details

Academic department
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health
Contact name
Postgraduate Admissions Office
Telephone
+44 (0)161 306 5439
Email
Website
https://www.bmh.manchester.ac.uk/biomedicine
Academic department overview
Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health

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