Taught course

Oral Surgery PGCert (part-time)

University of Leeds · School of Dentistry

Entry requirements

Entry requirements

  • Bachelor of Dental Surgery or equivalent

  • English language qualification (this can be met in a multitude of ways)

  • 1 years full time (or equivalent part time) post graduate clinical work experience in a hospital or general practice

  • 2 written references – ideally one from an academic tutor and one from an employer.

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


Course content

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

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

The course has been designed to assist 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.

Course content

The course includes:

  • content across clinical and scientific disciplines.

  • high quality and supervised clinical practice

  • innovative case-based learning materials

  • 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

  • PGCert
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

School of Dentistry Taught Postgraduate Programme Admissions team
+44 (0)113 343 9922