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Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery MSc (DentSci)

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery MSc (DentSci)

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Full time


2 years

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Key information

Qualification type

MDSc - Master in Dental Science

Subject areas

Dental Technology Surgery

Course type


Course Summary

This Masters programme is designed for dental graduates who wish to develop clinical and research skills in oral and maxillofacial surgery. It will provide you with a qualification which will enable you to extend your clinical diagnostic and treatment skills to a higher level. It will also provide you with a solid grounding in research methodologies.


  • You will have access to patients and opportunities to carry out oral and maxillofacial surgical procedures under supervision.
  • The University is well recognised as a centre of excellence for research in the fields of 3D imaging, bone bioengineering and orthognathic surgery.
  • Oral and Maxillofacial surgery are special interests in the surgical specialties, linked with the renowned oral and maxillofacial surgical service in the city and regional hospitals in the west of Scotland.
  • You will have the opportunity to attend all postgraduate lectures in the Dental School which includes invited speakers from the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons in Glasgow and from dental companies.


Graduates are able to apply for senior house officer posts in the UK, or join a higher research programme leading to PhD qualification.


Local Anaesthesia, General Anaesthesia and Sedation
Maxillofacial Trauma
Medical and Research Ethics
Oral Pathology
Orofacial Infections
Quality Improvement in Healthcare
Evidence-based Research in Medicine
Dentofacial Deformities
Decontamination and Infection Control
Dentoalveolar Surgery
Temporomandibular Joint Diseases
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Research
Cleft and Craniofacial Deformities
Oral Medicine and Head & Neck Surgery

Tuition fees

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Entry requirements

Applicants should have a universally recognised dental qualification and two years post-qualifying, relevant experience.

University information

The University of Glasgow is one of four ancient universities in Scotland, founded back in 1451. Alumni include seven Nobel Prize winners, Scotland’s First Minister and a Prime Minister, while Albert Einstein gave a lecture on the theory of relativity there back in 1933. The university has over 7,000 postgraduate students from 140 countries around the world, taking up taught and research degrees. Study options vary from Financial Economics...more