Doctoral education at MTC
We provide high quality postgraduate research education. Researchers at MTC are active in teaching within the key fields of immunology, infection biology and cell and tumor biology.
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Doctoral Education and Training
The Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology (MTC) provides a dynamic research environment for approximately 60 PhD students.
MSA - MTC Students' Association
Doctoral students at Karolinska Institutet may be affiliated to the medical students association (MF, Medicinska Föreningen). There is also an active departmental students' association at MTC – MSA (MTC Students association).
A list of MTC's doctoral theses. All current and previous doctoral theses can be found at KI Open Archive.
The Doctoral Programme in Tumor Biology and Oncology (FoTO)
Welcome to the PhD-training program in Tumorbiology and Oncology. We organize a training program in Tumor Biology and Oncology offering annual training courses in basic tumor biology ("from molecule to patient"), new technologies and advanced focus courses on single cancer types. The program provides a fertile study-environment including annual student retreats. It has a translational profile attracting both pre-clinical and clinical students.