King's College London, University of London

Degree level: Postgraduate
Awarded by: King’s College London

Translational Cancer Medicine MRes (Taught)

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Course summary

Translational Cancer Medicine enables you to gain detailed knowledge and understanding of research methods applied to rational drug design, clinical study design, molecular and cell biology, tumour immunology, genetics and cancer imaging. You'll gain practical experience through two six-month laboratory rotations.

  • Key benefits*
  • A unique research course that includes the study of advanced imaging methods and tumour immunology.
  • The sponsoring laboratories and departments all have international standing and closely supervise research trainees throughout the study course.
  • This is a competitive course to support PhD applications and continued translational and medical training.

Course details


Entry requirements

First class or high 2:1 BSc (honours) degree or overseas equivalent in biomolecular or physical sciences. MBBS students can be admitted at any time following the third year of their programme. Post-year three: entry is based on year three performance plus evidence of knowledge of the basic elements of translational research topics. Advanced years (four to five): students must complete their current year of study. External students need to obtain permission from their own medical school and provide evidence of their exam performance in the pre-clinical examinations.


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Translational Cancer Medicine MRes at King's College London, University of London - UCAS