An Oncology Residency includes theoretical and clinical practice modules. Key characteristics of the theoretical training are the interdisciplinary nature of the subjects as well as the emphasis on independent study. Residents learn how to work with current literature, analyze medical information, and relate the theoretical knowledge gained to their practical clinical experience.
A Residency in Oncology is designed to prepare qualified, trained medical specialists in oncology. They will have the ability to work autonomously in a specialized area of medicine, including high-technology medical care. The education will provide trainees with an excellent and broad background in fundamental medical science and with the professional, technical, and clinical skills necessary in their field. The trainees will also acquire in-depth knowledge of related disciplines.
Duration of study
Two academic years
Language of instruction
|Health Organization and Public Health||3|
|Clinical researches (clinical training)||8|
|Oncology clinical training||63|
|Clinical training (анестезиология и реаниматология)||3|
|Final examination (final interview)||3|
The culmination of the theoretical and practical modules is clinical research work. The resident analyzes the clinical experience gained and interprets it from the standpoint of a practicing physician. The clinical practice component takes place at the City Clinical Hospital No. 1 that has a 439 bed capacity, six specialized oncology departments, and a radiology department.
Tuition fees are U.S. $12,000 per year.
Every year foreign students have an opportunity to apply for the Russian Government Scholarship Program
Benefits: full tuition, monthly stipend.
Application deadline: depends on the country of applicant
Note! Selection in the Residency Program is competitive and based on the results of a final interview. For enrollment you have to submit both original and notarized Russian translations of the required documents to the NSU International Recruitment Office (office 2325).
Residency graduates are highly qualified professionals who can work as oncology specialists in public or private medical institutions, as well as successfully conduct scientific research.