Taught course

Paediatric Dentistry

UCL - University College London · Eastman Dental Institute

Entry requirements

All applicants must normally hold an approved dental qualification and have a minimum of two years’ clinical experience post-qualification.For further requirements please refer to the institute's Paediatric Dentistry MSc http://www.ucl.ac.uk/eastman/education/programmes/paediatric-dentistry-msc page. If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency. The English language level for this programme is: Good. Further information can be found on our English language requirements http://www.ucl.ac.uk/prospective-students/graduate/life/international/english-requirements page.

Months of entry


Course content

This flexible, three-year Master's programme blends online, distance learning with hands-on clinical training and aims to support students' ongoing clinical work at the same time as developing their abilities.

The programme offers excellent skills laboratory facilities including practical experience of inhalation sedation. The unit’s staff have expertise in caring for young patients with behavioural problems, dental trauma, craniofacial anomalies and severe medical conditions. Students have the opportunity to be helped in the management of their own patients.

Find out more about the programme on the institute's Paediatric Dentistry MSc page.

Flexible: 3 years;

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months
full time
36 months
distance learning
36 months


The programme is delivered through a combination of seminars, online learning and hands-on sessions in our skills laboratory. Assessment will be through written and practical tests, logbook of patients treated in practice, case presentations, essay, and vivas throughout the programme.

Course contact details

+44 (0)20 3370 1214