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About

Work in state-of-the-art facilities and gain in-depth understanding of modern cancer biology, while working towards a career that will make a difference in the Cancer Biology programme from Sheffield Hallam University.

Overview

This Cancer Biology course at Sheffield Hallam University provides a stimulating, challenging and enjoyable experience of studying cancer biology with practical applications in the forefront of the cancer field. 

Led by research active cancer biologists, you will develop an understanding of the pathogenesis of malignant transformation from a cellular to whole system level, discussing methods for the diagnosis and treatment of patients.

Future careers

This course prepares you for a career in

  • research in healthcare, pharmaceuticals or biotechnology
  • academic research
  • medical sales
  • scientific writing
  • consultancy

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Laboratory And Research Practice
  • Applied Laboratory Practice
  • Cellular And Molecular Basis Of Cancer
  • Hallmarks Of Cancer
  • Research Project
  • Therapeutic Targeting In Cancer

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:1 in a relevant Honours degree is normally accepted as the entry requirement for the course. Applicants with a 2:2 are also actively encouraged to apply and will be considered on an individual basis. 
  • Applicants with alternative qualifications with academic attainment or skills in subjects which are directly relevant to the course will also be considered.
  • If English is not your first language you will need an IELTS score of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in all skills, or a recognised equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16385 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16385 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9910 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9910 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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