Research course

Dentistry and Dental Sciences

Newcastle University · School of Dental Sciences

Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree or international equivalent.

Months of entry

January, September, April

Course content

With our world-class reputation, renowned experts and new research facilities, we are well placed to offer dentistry and dental research opportunities of the highest international standard.

As a postgraduate research student studying for a Dental Sciences MPhil or PhD, you will be based within the Faculty of Medical Sciences.

The programme is delivered in the School of Dental Sciences, the Centre for Oral Health Research (COHR) and the Faculty in addition to the relevant Biomedical Research Institutes for:

If your research involves clinical components there may be a partnership with the NHS.

Qualification and course duration


full time
36 months
part time
72 months


full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Dr Paula Waterhouse, Regional Research Student Advisor, School of Dental Sciences
+44 (0) 191 208 7353