The programme is designed for oncologists and haematologists (medical oncology, haematology, internal medicine, radiation oncology, pathology), but it is equally accessible to graduates in natural sciences, who are engaged in the field of oncology, especially in the field of lymphoma.
- Degree from a college or university(3) in a medical course of studies or an equivalent degree at the level of at least four years of studies (e.g. state examination in medicine) and
- At least two years of clinical experience in one of the following disciplines:
- Medical Oncology
- Internal Medicine
- Radiation Oncology
2. Natural scientists:
- Degree from a college or university(4) in a course of studies in natural sciences or an equivalent degree at the level of at least three years of studies or in a course of studies with essentially the same contents(5) at a college or university and
- At least two years of professional experience in oncology.
3. The following additional achievements will increase the assessment rate of the application:
- Further professional experience related to the course of studies
- Completion of an additional qualification in oncology
(specialist training as a physician or international equivalent, e.g., board certified haematologist/oncologist)
- Publications, as evidenced by cumulative impact factors greater than 10
- At least one year of relevant oncological experience in a foreign country
It will not be possible to be enrolled in the Programme if the applicant has lost the right to be examined at a German or foreign college or university in the master's course of studies in advanced oncology or other course of studies with essentially the same contents or is currently enrolled in an examination procedure in one of these courses of study.
(3) e.g. State examination in medicine
(4) At least a bachelor’s degree
(5) Examples of courses of study with essentially the same contents are biology, molecular medicine, biochemistry and pharmacology (state examination)