We are looking forward to you all joining us at the Barts Cancer Institute, Queen Mary University of London, in September 2022

We are committed to delivering you a fantastic education experience. No matter if you come in person, are studying remotely or require a mixture of both, don't worry, we are here to fully support you.

Below you'll find information and resources about joining us.


Extended - 27 August 2022

Application Deadline

We are accepting late applications, if places are still available. Please do apply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

***IMPORTANT*** the deadline for our Distance Learning Programmes is now 06 September 2022

Things to do before you arrive

Plan your finances for the year ahead. Are you self-funded, sponsored or taking out a Student Finance loan? Whichever it is, make sure your payment is arranged as an invoice will be sent after you enrol. You can find out all you need to know about paying your tuition fees on our dedicated page

Accommodation, whether you want to meet new people in halls or flat share with friends support and information.

Healthcare, if you’re moving to London for the first time make sure you’re registered with a GP, if you’re an international student be sure to take out a healthcare plan.

IT Services This page gives information about IT Services at Queen Mary.

QMPlus is our virtual learning environment and you can familiarise yourself with it before starting your programme.

Arriving in the UK this page has useful information for International Students arriving in the UK

From 22 August


Online Enrolment – Pre-enrolment begins from 22 August. It doesn’t take long to do. Full information on how to complete Online Enrolment will be sent to the email address provided to us during the admissions process.

Enrolment is really important in order for you to receive your I.T log in details and access to information like Programme Guides and information about elective modules and module selection, so please follow the instructions sent to you by registry.

Once you have enrolled you will recieve a link to a password protected page on our website where you will be able to access more information about your programme including teaching timetable.

What next?
  1. Once you have completed enrolment you will recieve a link to a form to register for our induction which takes place on 22 September 2022.
  2. When you have completed the form to register for induction you will recieve a link to a password protected page containing all the information you need to get you started.
22 September


MSc Cancer Courses: 10:00-17:00 (social from 17:00-19:00)

MRes Laparascopic Surgery and Surgical Skills, MRes Translational Biomedical Sciences and MSc Genomics and Data Science: 11:00-17:00 (social from 17:00-19:00)

Onsite Location: Charterhouse Square Campus  

Induction will take place onsite, students registered on our on campus programmes will be expected to attend in person. We understand that there may be issues with obtaining visa's and documentation which may prevent you from arriving on time, if this is the case please let us know at

Activities will be streamed online for students enrolled on our Distance Learning programmes.

We have a fully packed schedule to introduce you to the academic and support staff, give you an overview of what to expect and the opportunity to meet past students.


Where to go for help

When contacting any team in the University please provide your Application/Student ID number and programme.


Everything related to fees including payment plans, deposits please contact


Everything relating to admissions including changing your offer from conditional to unconditional, English language requirements etc please contact:


We have a specialist team dedicated to advising students on Immigration issues,, please see this page


For information about how to obtain a CAS or follow up on any issues relating to it

Programme Information

The Teaching Centre Office Team are here to answer queries about your programme such as Timetabling, Module Selection, Induction and anything else. We can also signpost you to relevant teams across the university when needed.

Please quote your applicant/student ID number when emailing us

Frequently asked questions

We will accept late applications if there is any capacity but to avoid disappointment apply by the deadline.

We are processing your application as quickly as we can, if you are concerned then please contact Admissions to follow up if you haven’t heard back after 2 weeks.

Conditional offer holders:

Accept your offer when you receive it, so we know you want a place on the programme.

As soon as you have met your conditions, please upload your supporting documents onto the Applicant Portal, so your offer can be amended to Unconditional.

If you have any concerns about meeting your conditions please let us know.

Unconditional offer holders:

Once you accept your offer, you will be invited to enrol and receive information regarding the start of term at the beginning of September.

Unconditional offer holders who have firmly accepted their offer and have paid a deposit (if applicable) will receive an email from Registry inviting you to enrol, follow the instructions to enrol online.

At the end of August you will be sent an email from the BCI Teaching Centre with a password to access the New Student Programme Information area. Here you will find new student information such as induction schedule, timetables and programme information.

More info on deposit requirements 

We encourage all onsite students to travel to the UK for Queen Mary’s Welcome Week (date TBC) or by the first week of the academic calendar (27th September 2021). 

However, if you are unable to join us in September for the start of your programme then our students will be able to study online until such time that you are able to travel to campus.

All CAS which are issued to new international students will have 07 October 2022 as the very latest arrival date for entry to the UK.  However, we encourage students to travel at the earliest opportunity available to them to ensure they make the most of the on-campus Queen Mary University of London experience.

BCI Teaching Centre Admin Office
Queries relating to induction, the programme, start of term

Queries relating to your application or offer should be sent to Admissions via your Applicant portal.

Overview for new starters at Queen Mary University of London


Students who have firmly accepted their offer will receive a password to access this area at the beginning of September.

We are currently preparing the programme information. You will be able to access this area for your induction timetable,
semester one timetable and programme guides.

Hear from some of our current MSc students

Meet some of our former MSc students

MSc Cancer & Therapeutics
MSc Cancer & Molecular Pathology and Genomics
MSc Cancer & Therapeutics
MSc Cancer & Molecular and Cellular Biology
MSc Laparoscopic Surgery & Surgical Skills

Our Campus and Facilities

Find out about the types of projects available

For most of our MSc students, the research project / dissertation is the most exciting part of the programme. Find out more about the research within each of our Centres and the kinds of projects on offer as part of the MSc Programme...