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About

Our Translational Oncology degree at University of Sheffield gives you training in the theory and practice of translational oncology. The course starts with a solid grounding in the subject, and progresses to more advanced research modules, while allowing you to experience research at all stages of drug discovery and development.   

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Recent graduates have gone on to work in academic research, pharmaceuticals, medical writing, the biotech industry and the NHS.

Key Features 

  • Translational oncology is the process by which laboratory research informs the development of new treatments for cancer. 
  • It’s a rapidly advancing field with massive therapeutic and commercial potential, and recent graduates have gone on to work in academic research science, pharmaceuticals, medical writing, the biotech industry and the NHS among others.
  • Our Translational Oncology programme from University of Sheffield is taught by leading research scientists and clinicians. The course offers training in the theory and practice of translational oncology and provides you with transferable skills for your future career. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Cellular & Molecular Basis of Cancer
  • Cancer Epidemology
  • Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Tumour Microenvironment 
  • Cancer Technologies and Clinical Research
  • Literature Review

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 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

  • Minimum 2:1 in a relevant science-related subject. We also welcome medical graduates, and UK medical undergraduates wishing to intercalate.
  • Medical students can intercalate after completing three years of their medical degree. 
  • Overall IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11500 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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