Study Programmes Diplôme d’études spécialisées en Oncologie médicale

Practice of medical oncology throughout the European Union

Overview DES ONCO 2

The DES- Oncology is a specialised professional qualification aimed at authorizing the practice of oncology. It is a full-time programme that requires at least five years leading to the academic title of Doctor in Medicine.

The programme at a glance – 300 ECTS

  • Duration:
    5 years / 10 sem
  • Teaching languages:
  • Admissions:
    EU: 2 Feb 2024 – 12 Jun 2024

    Non-EU: 2 Feb 2024 – 30 Apr 2024
  • Fees:
    200€/ sem. (semester 1,2,3,4,5,6)
  • Format:
    Full-time programme


The purpose of this specialised professional qualification is to authorise the practice of oncology. The training is given full-time and lasts at least five years. You have the option of spending up to one year in a research environment outside clinical training, or to spread your research time over the course of your clinical for a total of 2 semesters.

This English version of the website is purely for your information. Please note that besides knowledge of English, this programme requires language skills in French AND German at B2 level.

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  • Supervisors specialised in medical oncology throughout Luxembourg
  • Experienced oncologists
  • Multilingual environment


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