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Cancer Biology
MSc
Master of Science
Receive rigorous training in Cancer Biology and Personalized Medicine to improve prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancers
Cancer Biology at EUC
The MSc in Cancer Biology at 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.  Students are exposed to novel preventative, diagnostic and therapeutic approaches using new technologies to deliver personalized medical treatment to cancer patients. The degree 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.

Program Summary

Languages:English
Duration:18 months
Mode of Study:On Campus
ECTS:90

Our graduates work in:

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

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Admission Process

Our dedicated Admissions Team will guide you every step of the way by answering  all of your questions, helping you choose a program of study and starting your  EUC experience with a virtual or actual campus tour.

Scholarships and Financial Aid

Our Scholarship and Financial Aid program aims to provide prospective and enrolled students with information and resources to financially support your  educational goals.  This takes the form of academic scholarships, athletics scholarships and family/need-based financial aid.

Student Housing

Our student accommodation units are located only minutes from campus and are designed to offer students high quality living spaces in elegant studios and one-bedroom flats supported by great social spaces, in-house gym, laundry rooms and 24–hour security service.

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Degree RequirementsECTS
2
Compulsory courses40
3
Elective Courses20
4
Master Thesis30
5
Total Requirements90

Master – Cancer Biology

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Compulsory courses40 ECTS
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CodeCourse TitleECTS
3
MCB600Research Methodology10
4
MCB610Molecular and Cellular Biology of Cancer10
5
MCB620
Laboratory Techniques and Scientific Communication
10
6
MCB630Cancer Diagnostics and Therapeutics10
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Elective Courses 20 ECTS
2
Student select two from the following courses
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CodeCourse TitleECTS
4
MCB640
Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy
10
5
MCB650Bioinformatics10
6
MCB660Cancer Systems Biology10
7
MCB670Precision and Personalized Medicine10
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Master Thesis30 ECTS
2
CodeCourse TitleECTS
3
MCB690Master Thesis30
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