Queen's University Belfast

Queen's University Belfast

Cancer Research and Cell Biology

The Centre is focused on areas of research strength, delivered through a series of research focus groups: Advanced radiotherapy; blood cancers; breast; gastrointestinal; genito-urinary and prostate; genomics; ovarian. Common research themes across many of the areas are the study of chemotherapy resistance, the identification of novel therapeutic targets or pre-clinical assessment of new pharmacological agents. This programme includes a laboratory skills module in addition to a taught module in cancer biology.

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or an equivalent qualification; applicants with a diploma or equivalent qualification may be considered; applicants whose 1st language is not English are required to have either obtained their degree in an English speaking country, or to have obtained a suitable IELTS (score of 6.5 overall with no less than 6.0 in each individual component) or TOEFL qualification.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 25,167 per Year 1 (International) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
PhD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
PhD Part-time September 2016 - 4 years
MD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MD Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MD Full-time September 2016 GBP 25,167 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MD Part-time September 2016 - 3 years
MCh Full-time September 2016 GBP 25,167 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MCh Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MCh Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MCh Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MCh Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MCh Part-time September 2016 - 3 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 25,167 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MPhil Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,466 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Part-time September 2016 - 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Queen's University Belfast Belfast BT7 1NN Northern Ireland

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Key information

Contact: 
Postgraduate Secretary, Postgraduate Office, School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences
Telephone number: 
028 9097 2619