University of London logo
  • Tuition Fee:
  • Local: $ 26.7k / Year
  • Foreign: $ 45.4k / Year
  • Languages of instruction:
  • English

    Advertisement

    This programme is designed for dental graduates who wish to pursue a career in Prosthodontics. The programme can contribute the first two years of clinical training leading to Membership in Restorative Dentistry of The Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh following successful completion of an optional third year of training which is available through competitive entry. For UK / EEC applicants wishing to be entered on the GDC specialist list this option must be agreed by The London Deanery prior to entry.

    The programme comprises extensive clinical training (60 per cent), formal teaching (25 per cent), and a supervised research project (15 per cent). All the taught and clinical modules on the programme are core options. You will have considerable choice when selecting a topic for your research project.

    The programme includes modules covering all aspects of fixed prosthodontics, removable prosthodontics, implantology and related subjects.

    You will value the opportunity of attending new patient diagnostic clinics, providing you with the opportunity of formulating complex treatment plans.

    Assessment You will currently be assessed at the end of year one by a single written examination paper and a clinical oral examination. At the end of the second year there are two written papers, two case presentations (four for the MRD candidates), a treatment planning exercise, and a clinical test in both fixed and removable prosthodontics. You will also take part in an oral examination of your research report.

    At the moment all three major components of the second year exams (written, clinical, research) are equally weighted.


    UK requirements for international applications

    Universities in the United Kingdom use a centralized system of undergraduate application: University and College Admissions Service (UCAS). It is used by both domestic and international students. Students have to register on the UCAS website before applying to the university. They will find all the necessary information about the application process on this website. Some graduate courses also require registration on this website, but in most cases students have to apply directly to the university. Some universities also accept undergraduate application through Common App (the information about it could be found on universities' websites).

    Both undergraduate and graduate students may receive three types of responses from the university. The first one, “unconditional offer” means that you already reached all requirements and may be admitted to the university. The second one, “conditional offer” makes your admission possible if you fulfill some criteria – for example, have good grades on final exams. The third one, “unsuccessful application” means that you, unfortunately, could not be admitted to the university of you choice.

    All universities require personal statement, which should include the reasons to study in the UK and the information about personal and professional goals of the student and a transcript, which includes grades received in high school or in the previous university.


    program_requirements

    Person specification for entry to postgraduate clinical dentistry programmes:Education: * Essential: * Primary qualification in Dentistry - BDS or equivalent. * Desirable: * Primary dental qualification registerable with the General Dental Council in the UK; * MFDS, MJFD or FDS or equivalent; * Other postgraduate diplomas, degrees; * Other evidenceof high academic achievement (eg Course grades, award of degree with honours or equivalent. Previous first degree [-BSc]).Experience: * Essential: * Two years full time (or equivalent) post qualification clinical practice of dentistry. * Desirable: * Evidence of experience of practice of a broad range of general dentistry; * Completion of formal Vocational Training course, General Professional Training program, or equivalent such as hospital internship. * Specific clinical experience in discipline/specialty to which they are applying.English Language: * Essential: * English as first languageOR * Minimum IELTS score of 7.0 ( no less than 6.5 in any part), TOEFL scores as follows : internet based 106, computer based 263, paper based 627 and must have been completed within the last two years. * Desirable: * Other equivalent tests will be considered on merit.Career intentions: * Essential: * Clear commitment to pursuing postgraduate studies in the one specialty/discipline applied for. * Desirable: * Eligible for acceptance to a recognised specialist training program; * Evidence of interest in chosen specialty through attendance at previous relevant courses etc; Membership of appropriate professional societies; * Experience of clinical photography.Generic skills * Essential: * Ability to use a computer and familiar with common programs such as MS Office. English Language Requirements CAE score: (read more) Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) is part of the Cambridge English suite and is targeted at a high level (IETLS 6.5-8.0). It is an international English language exam set at the right level for academic and professional success. Developed by Cambridge English Language Assessment - part of the University of Cambridge - it helps you stand out from the crowd as a high achiever. 75 (Grade B)
    Similar programs:
    University of Sheffield logo
    • Tuition Fee:
    • Domestic students: $ 17.9k / Year
    • International students: $ 49.8k / Year
      University of London logo
      • Tuition Fee:
      • Domestic students: $ 26.7k / Year
      • International students: $ 45.4k / Year
        University of Sheffield logo
        • Tuition Fee:
        • Domestic students: $ 17.9k / Year
        • International students: $ 49.8k / Year
          University of London logo
          • Tuition Fee:
          • Domestic students: $ 26.7k / Year
          • International students: $ 45.4k / Year
            Cardiff University logo
            • Tuition Fee:
            • Domestic students: $ 53.4k / Year (EEA)
              King's College London, University of London logo
              • Tuition Fee:
              • Domestic students: $ 5.93k / Year
              • International students: $ 25.8k / Year
              • Ranking:
              • 570 StudyQA
              • Duration:
              • 4 years
                See all of the 2 similar programs