Taught course

Dental Materials Science

Institution
University of Sheffield · School of Clinical Dentistry
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

You’ll need a dental or medical degree, or a minimum of a 2:1 honours degree in science or engineering.

Other degree-level qualifications may be suitable so please contact us for advice.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This non-clinical course is run jointly with the Faculty of Engineering. It gives you a comprehensive education in basic materials science and the use of materials in dentistry and surgery.

You’ll be taught by some of the leading academics in the fields of bio and dental materials science, tissue engineering, materials characterisation and biomedical engineering. You’ll also learn the principles of research and different techniques for evaluating dental materials and related health technologies.

Teaching is through:

  • Lectures
  • Seminars and tutorials
  • Personal academic study and self-directed learning
  • Research project

You’ll be assessed on:

  • Assignments
  • Coursework
  • Examination
  • Research project dissertation

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component, or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
dentalpgtadmissions@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)114 215 9318