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Full time September MRes One year FT

About the course

Translational Cancer Medicine enables you to gain detailed knowledge and understanding of research methods applied to rational drug design, clinical study design, molecular and cell biology, tumour immunology, genetics and cancer imaging. You'll gain practical experience through two six-month laboratory rotations. 

Key benefits

  • A unique research course that includes the study of advanced imaging methods and tumour immunology.
  • The sponsoring laboratories and departments all have international standing and closely supervise research trainees throughout the study course.
  • This is a competitive course to support PhD applications and continued translational and medical training.


Courses are divided into modules. You will normally take modules totalling 180 credits.


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Entry Requirements

First class or high 2:1 BSc (honours) degree or overseas equivalent in biomolecular or physical sciences.

MBBS students can be admitted at any time following the third year of their programme. Post-year three: entry is based on year three performance plus evidence of knowledge of the basic elements of translational research topics. Advanced years (four to five): students must complete their current year of study. External students need to obtain permission from their own medical school and provide evidence of their exam performance in the pre-clinical examinations.

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"This course allowed me to be sure that I do want to do a PhD, in addition to exposing me to very varied areas of research in an engaging manner. I appreciated the level to which I managed my own time and workload and really enjoyed the process as a whole. In short I would highly recommend this course to anyone considering commencing a career in research"

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