Master Oncology

The following webpages will guide you through your program. It will inform you on different aspects of your study, including forms, rules and obligations. This information enables you to complete your study as efficiently as possible.

The Master Oncology trains you to become a MSc in Oncology with in depth knowledge, attitudes and skills in the field of cancer research. This includes the development, execution, organization and evaluation of scientific research. The Master Oncology is a two-year international program of 120 ECTS and tuition is completely in English. The Master is embedded in the Faculty of Medicine VU, which facilitates interaction with health care providers and investigators in the field of Cardiovascular Research and Epidemiology.

The two-year program consists of the following components:

Overview ECTS program 

The final Master Examination consists of all assessed items, which in practice means that all examinations will be added up to a total of 120 EC. The Examination Board eventually decides whether your Master Examination is finished successfully.