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Department of Oncology


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This section provides information for new and current students.

The Degree Committee for Clinical Medicine and Veterinary Medicine Sharepoint site includes links to the University's guidance for new postgraduate students, the University's Code of Practice, and information on the most common procedures, for example:

  • Working away from Cambridge
  • Medical intermission
  • Non-medical intermission
  • Extending your submission date
  • Working while you study
  • Allowance/exemption of research terms
  • Exemption from the University Composition Fee
  • Withdrawing from the University
  • Reinstatement
  • What CamSIS can do for you
  • Holiday entitlement
  • Postgraduate Safety Course

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The Department of Oncology Postgraduate Student Handbook provides information about being a Postgraduate Student with the Department of Oncology, including:

  • The School of Clinical Medicine & Postgraduate School of Life Sciences
  • Governance of Postgraduate Student Education     
  • Departmental Postgraduate Education Staff
  • Course Structure & Key Dates - Assessments, PhD Registration, Thesis Submission & Conferment of Degree   
  • Researcher Development Training -  Courses, Seminars and Conferences
  • Research Governance & Integrity      
  • Research Passports
  • Plagiarism   
  • Terms of Study
  • Attendance and leave
  • Working Whilst Studying      
  • Welfare & Support - Academic Supervisory Team, Pastoral Support & Mentors
  • Capability to study
  •  Complaints  & Appeals
  • Academic Facilities - Libraries & Computing Services
  •  General Information - Healthcare in the UK, Data Protection, Travel, Health & Safety and information for students with parental responsibilities

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The Cancer Research UK Cambridge Centre (CRUK CC) MRes+PhD student handbook provides information about being a Postgraduate Student within the CRUK CC, including:

  • Details of the CRUK CC research programmes
  • Structure of the MRes/PhD course, including methods of assessment
  • Taking leave - annual leave, sick leave, working away
  • Provision of IT equipment
  • Wellbeing and support
  • Useful contacts

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 Useful websites:

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