Oncology
Level of study:
Medical Residency
Direction of preparation:
Oncology
Training period :
2 years
Language of study :
Russian
The contact person
Doctor of Medicine, Head of the Department of Oncology, Radiology and Nuclear Medicine
Cost of education
It is shown that the cost of tuition for one year
For Russia and CIS citizens
393900

For the citizens of the countries of "far abroad"
4500 3850

For citizens of foreign countries – 20% discount for the first year; for russian citizens and citizens of CIS countries – an annual discount of 30% (the price is indicated without discount).

About the profession

The residency programme aims to acquire professional competences in the diagnosis and treatment of benign and malignant tumors, provides knowledge of theories and pathogenesis of tumor cell development, since in most cases, this affects therapeutic tactics and recovery prognosis for cancer patients. An oncologist is a specialist, who must perfectly understand the diseases of all organs and systems, since a tumor can develop in the tissues of any organ and provoke the appearance of characteristic symptoms.

Training process

The educational residency programme "Oncology" is developed for people with higher medical education, aimed at training highly qualified specialists in the field of detecting tumor tissues and developing an optimal patient treatment plan, as well as for independent work in public health institutions or in private practice.

Internship

Medical residents are distributed to the units of the clinical sites of the department, where, under the guidance of professors of the department, they have the opportunity both to expand their knowledge and see its application in practice. Students analyze clinical events and this provides the opportunity to obtain a wealth of clinical experience during residency training.

Career

Services rendered by an oncologist are in great demand in modern medicine, since malignant and benign neoplasms can develop in the human body regardless of sex and age. Timely diagnosis of cancer is considered a key to successful treatment and recovery of a patient. Graduates of the programme have the opportunity to work in oncology departments of hospitals, specialized oncological centers, oncological research institutes. Upon completion of the residency programme, the students have the opportunity to enroll in the postgraduate programme on the specialization "Oncology".