Cancer Research, M.Sc. | University of Huddersfield | Huddersfield, United Kingdom
12 months
17000 GBP/year
7900 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The M.S. in Cancer Research at University of Huddersfield is aimed at graduates seeking to develop knowledge and expertise in the genetics and biology of cancer and the experimental methodologies utilised in cancer research. 

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Key Facts about the Cancer Research course at University of Huddersfield

Training will be provided in the critically evaluation of cutting-edge cancer research literature and experimental methodologies and how to use these skills to propose and test research hypotheses in a laboratory setting.

Delivered by a team of Cancer Research academics with links to industry, government and academia, you will have access to cutting-edge cancer research expertise and outstanding research facilities. The course utilises an interactive teaching model that enables you to discuss and critique advanced concepts with academics, creating a vibrant and effective learning experience. You will also develop key capstone skills, including effective communication of science to different stakeholders via multiple media, and complete a cancer research project supported by one of our research active academics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Research Skills
  •  Cancer Biology
  •  Cancer Genetics
  •  Emerging technologies in Biomedicine
  •  Advanced genomics and gene expression
  •  Cancer Research Skills
  • Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Other requirements

General requirements

Entry requirements for this course are normally:

  • Honours degree in an appropriate Biological Sciences discipline with a minimum of a 2:2 or a similar qualification.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7900 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Huddersfield

600 - 1000 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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