Taught course

Orthodontics

Institution
King's College London · Dental Institute
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

All applicants: a dental qualification plus at least two years' post-qualification experience. EU applicants will normally need to satisfy any additional specialist training requirements and acquire a NTN before programme commences. For UK applicants FDS, MFDS or MJDF is desirable.

Months of entry

October

Course content

Academic and practical teaching that covers: all aspects of orthodontics diagnosis and care including normal development; growth modification; fixed,functional and retainingapplicances and the biological principles of orthodontic tooth movement as well as multidisciplinary treatment involving orthognathic surgery and restorative dentistry. Participation in the related research programmes, including: laboratory materials investigations; clinical studies and biological investigations. Complies with the principles of Erasmus and supports the European Union directives on specialisation in orthodontics. For UK candidates, prepares you for the MOrth of one of the Royal Surgical Colleges.

Information for international students

For students whose first language is not English please visit our website for further information. www.kcl.ac.uk/pg/apply/langreq.html

Fees and funding

UK/EEA trainees appointed as specialist registrars will receive an SpR salary for each of the three years. Others are self-funded.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Mr Stu Bell
Email
stu.bell@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7188 4415
Fax
+44 (0)20 7188 4415