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Paediatric Dentistry, DDent

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

The Paediatric Dentistry programme at University College London (UCL) is taught through both specialist-level clinical practice and doctorate-level research and meets the entry requirements for the Membership in Paediatric Dentistry examination.

Careers

Previous graduates are now employed in a range of posts ranging from private practice to senior roles in hospital and academic dentistry.

Employability

The programme offers the combination of doctorate level research and specialist level clinical skills needed for future leaders of the paediatric dentistry profession. Many of our graduates go on to pass the Royal College Membership exams.

Networking

Students are encouraged to attend and contribute to conferences in the UK and internationally. The institute also hosts a variety of speakers throughout the year, and all students are encouraged to attend these talks and network with their peers.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included: 

  • Clinical Science and Research Methods 
  • Principles of Treatment
  • Clinical Care Core Course
  • Behaviour Management
  • Restorative Dentistry for Children & Adolescents
  • Trauma 
  • Paediatric Dentistry Advanced Clinical Care 
  • Managing the Developing Child
  • Special Care Dentistry for the Child & Adolescent 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    100

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  • Minimum required score:

    7

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  • Minimum required score:

    69

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

General Requirements

  • Applicants must hold an approved dental qualification and have a minimum of two years' clinical experience post-qualification.

Work Experience

At least 2 year(s) of work experience are required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    44780 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 44780 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    17590 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17590 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for London

  • 1137 - 2160 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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