Orthodontics, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
  • English (book 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

Courses Included
  • 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

  • More details: No further applications will be accepted from non-EU (Overseas) nationals after 27th July or from UK/ EU nationals after 31st August.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    90 ECTS UK 180 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score (Grade B2):

    176

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    92

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

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.
  •  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.
  • Applicants must demonstrate a focused interest in orthodontics. 

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    46200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 46200 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    13575 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13575 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for London

684 - 830 GBP/month
Living Costs

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Funding

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