18 months
8478 EUR/year
8478 EUR/year
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The Cancer Biology degree at European University Cyprus (EUC) is the first program of its kind in Cyprus. Based on the latest developments in the field, the program provides students with an in-depth understanding of the complex mechanisms underlying cancer development.   

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Students are exposed to novel preventative, diagnostic and therapeutic approaches using new technologies to deliver personalized medical treatment to cancer patients.

The Cancer Biology degree at European University Cyprus (EUC) is targeted to students with undergraduate degrees in biology, biomedical sciences, medicine, pharmacology, radiotherapy, nursing or other biology-oriented fields.  Chemistry, physics or computer science graduates with a biology background may apply.  

Students are supported by faculty who are experts in their field, distinguished visiting professors from abroad and modern laboratory facilities on campus. Through the Erasmus+ program, students are able to participate in high-quality research projects and thesis work with collaborating laboratories abroad.


Our graduates work in:

  • Research Laboratories
  • Academic Institutions
  • Diagnostic Centers
  • Clinical Laboratories
  • Pharmaceutical Companies
  • Hospitals and Health Authorities

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methodology
  • Molecular and Cellular Biology of Cancer
  • Laboratory Techniques and Scientific Communication
  • Cancer Diagnostics and Therapeutics
  • Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy 
  • Bioinformatics
  • Cancer Systems Biology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines






On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed application form together with a non-refundable fee of €52. 
  • Official copy of a bachelor’s degree from a recognized university in English (or official copies of professional qualifications)
  • Official copy of academic transcript, in English
  • Official copy of High School Leaving Certificate and grade marksheet in English
  • Proof of English language proficiency (if any)
  • One recommendation letter 
  • Proof of work experience (if applicable)
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Copy of a valid passport (for international applicants only)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    8478 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8478 EUR per year during 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8478 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8478 EUR per year during 18 months.
  • Tuition fees may vary based on the student's nationality.

Living costs for Nicosia

576 - 866 EUR /month
Living costs

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


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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