Coimbra Life Sciences Group (CLSG)

  • Coimbra Life Sciences Group (CLSG)


Coimbra Life Sciences Group (CLSG)

Master´s Programs

“Master in Cancer Biology”


Eleven Universities of the Coimbra Group participate in the

 “Master´s Program in Cancer Biology”

An initiative of the Coimbra Life Sciences Group


What it is 

A proposed action aimed at increasing the excellence and competitiveness of our postgraduate/master students in the context of the Life Sciences. Thus, CLSG offers to master students in the cancer biology field (or related), the opportunity to develop their practical training/research project (or part of it) in one of the partnering Universities participating in the Program. Students can also attend cancer-related lectures in the foreign University during their practical training.

General aims

  • To develop active networks in the cancer research area.
  • To share training activities and technologies with the goal to boost the quality and competitiveness of bio-scientific education and training.
  • To introduce students to an interdisciplinary approach to cancer research, from basic to clinical level.


Participating Universities

  • Montpellier (France), Würzburg (Germany), zu Koln (Cologne, Germany), Turku (Finland),
  • Abo Akademi (Finland), Vilnius (Lithuania), Tartu (Estonia), Coimbra (Portugal), Pavia (Italy),
  • Barcelona (Spain) and Salamanca (Spain).


Consult the broad range of research projects and cancer related subjects offered by each University

Contact for details: Professor/coordinator of your particular Master


Master's Information