Taught course

Oral Surgery PGCert (Full-time)

Institution
University of Leeds · School of Dentistry
Qualifications
PCert

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Entry requirements

Entry requirements

  • Primary dental qualification that is acceptable to the University of Leeds: BDS, BChD or equivalent.

  • Full or temporary registration with the GDC.

  • One years full time (or equivalent) post-graduation clinical experience in hospital dentistry.

  • Academic Reference from a registered dental practitioner.

English language requirements

IELTS 7.0 overall, with no less than 6.5 in every skill. For other English qualifications, read English language equivalent qualifications.


Improve your English

International students who do not meet the English language requirements for this programme may be able to study our postgraduate pre-sessional English course, to help improve your English language level.

This pre-sessional course is designed with a progression route to your degree programme and you’ll learn academic English in the context of your subject area. To find out more, read Language for Science (6 weeks) and Language for Science: General Science (10 weeks).

If you need to study for longer than 10 weeks, read more about our postgraduate pre-sessional English course.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course is open to Home/EU and non-EU applicants and available in both full-time and part-time options.

Oral Surgery offers a unique combination of clinical oral surgery training and highly transferable skills in education, auditing, service improvement and research. The course will improve your confidence and abilities in the management of more complex dentoalveolar surgery while also providing a range of skills which are highly relevant to modern clinical practice.

The course allows dentists working in primary or secondary care to confidently diagnose and manage dentoalveolar surgery. The range of non-clinical skills will also help you understand the processes of service improvement, clinical research and clinical education.

Course content

Part-time and full-time study options are available.

This course will improve your confidence and abilities in the management of dentoalveolar surgery while also providing a range of skills which are highly relevant to modern clinical practice.

The course allows dentists working in primary care in managing complex extractions and routine dentoalveolar surgery. The range of non-clinical skills will also help students understand the processes of clinical audit and education.

The course includes:

  • study across a number of clinical and scientific disciplines.

  • high quality and supervised clinical practice

  • innovative case-based learning

  • specialised small group teaching

Information for international students

Read about visas, immigration and other information in International students. We recommend that international students apply as early as possible to ensure that they have time to apply for their visa.

Fees and funding

UK students
£8,750 (total)
International students
£15,416 (total)

If you have the talent and drive, we want you to be able to study with us, whatever your financial circumstances. There may be help for students in the form of loans and non-repayable grants from the University and from the government. Find out more at Masters funding overview.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PCert
    full time
    6 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
School of Dentistry Taught Postgraduate Programme Admissions team
Email
denadmissions@leeds.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)113 343 9922