Orthodontics, M.Sc.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    39780
    Tuition (Year)
    11670
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language

About

The programme covers all aspects of modern orthodontics, including normal development and growth of the craniofacial region, development of the dentition, orthodontic tooth movement, treatment planning, management of malocclusion, contemporary appliance systems and treatment mechanics.

Key benefits
  • Exposure to a wide variety of orthodontic appliances and techniques
  • Rotations to peripheral hospital orthodontic departments in SE England
  • Dedicated postgraduate dental centre at Guy’s Hospital
  • Internationally competitive research opportunities

Programme Structure

  • Part 1: Science of Orthodontics
  • Part 2: Clinical Orthodontics
  • Part 3: Orthodontics Clinical
  • Part 4: Orthodontics Research
  • Part 1: Science of Orthodontics
  • Part 2: Clinical Orthodontics
  • Part 3: Orthodontics Clinical
  • Part 4: Orthodontics Research

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Study intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    90 ECTS 180/UK alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following CAE score:

  • Minimum required score (Grade A): 200

    The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test. Read more about CAE.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

Before starting a programme, you need to have a basic knowledge of the English language.

Find English courses on Preparation Courses Portal.

Academic Requirements

A dental qualification plus at least two years post-qualification experience. EU applicants will normally need to satisfy any additional specialist training requirements. For UK applicants FDS, MFDS or MJDF is desirable.

Application procedure
  • Applications must be made online using King's online application portal and a non-refundable application fee of £50 applies. Completed applications (which will normally consist of an online application form, both references, a transcript of previous degrees and a CV) will not be considered until after the deadline date. Candidates will then be shortlisted for interviews. If selected for interview, you should bring to interview a portfolio of clinical dentistry to demonstrate your clinical skills.
Personal statement and supporting information
  • Applicants must demonstrate a focused interest in orthodontics. Please submit a separate CV in addition to the application form.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 39780 International
  • GBP 11670 EU/EEA

Funding

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