Applicants should have a universally recognised dental qualification and two years post-qualifying, relevant experience.’ Further information regarding academic entry requirements: firstname.lastname@example.org
Months of entry
This Masters programme is designed for dental graduates who wish to develop clinical and research skills in oral and maxillofacial surgery. It will provide you with a qualification which will enable you to extend your clinical diagnostic and treatment skills to a higher level. It will also provide you with a solid grounding in research methodologies.
- You will have access to patients and opportunities to carry out oral and maxillofacial surgical procedures under supervision.
- The University is well recognised as a centre of excellence for research in the fields of 3D imaging, bone bioengineering and orthognathic surgery.
- Oral and Maxillofacial surgery are special interests in the surgical specialties, linked with the renowned oral and maxillofacial surgical service in the city and regional hospitals in the west of Scotland.
- You will have the opportunity to attend all postgraduate lectures in the Dental School which includes invited speakers from the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons in Glasgow and from dental companies.
You will take a core course consisting of basic sciences, health sciences and research sciences.
The clinical component is dedicated to didactic teaching, reflective learning, clinical procedures and hands-on training in oral surgery.
- Dentoalveolar surgery
- Oro-facial infections
- Oral pathology
- Local anaesthesia, general anaesthesia, sedation
- Maxillofacial trauma
- Dentofacial deformities
- Cleft and craniofacial deformities
- Temporomandibular disorders
- Head and neck surgery
- Oral medicine.
You will be encouraged to carry out a concise research project using existing facilities alongside our well-established research themes.
Graduates are able to apply for senior house officer posts in the UK, or join a higher research programme leading to PhD qualification.
Information for international students
For applicants whose first language is not English, the University sets a minimum English Language proficiency level.
International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Academic module (not General Training):
- overall score 7.0
- no sub-test less than 7.0
- or equivalent scores in another recognised qualification:
Common equivalent English language qualifications
All stated English tests are acceptable for admission for both home/EU and international students for this programme:
- ibTOEFL: 100; no sub-test less than:
- Reading: 24
- Listening: 24
- Speaking: 23
- Writing: 27
- CAE (Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English): 185; no sub-test less than 185
- CPE (Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English): 185; no sub-test less than 185
- PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English, Academic test): 70; no sub-test less than 70
- Trinity College London Integrated Skills in English: ISEIII at Pass with Pass in all sub-tests
For international students, the Home Office has confirmed that the University can choose to use these tests to make its own assessment of English language ability for visa applications to degree level programmes. The University is also able to accept an IELTS test (Academic module) from any of the 1000 IELTS test centres from around the world and we do not require a specific UKVI IELTS test for degree level programmes. We therefore still accept any of the English tests listed for admission to this programme.
The University of Glasgow accepts evidence of the required language level from the English for Academic Study Unit Pre-sessional courses. We also consider other BALEAP accredited pre-sessional courses:
Fees and funding
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
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