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Maxillofacial Prosthetic Rehabilitation MSc

Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Dental Technology

Course type


Course Summary

This course is designed for maxillofacial prosthetists, technologists and prosthodontists to learn to use cutting-edge digital technology for intra and extra-oral prosthetic facial rehabilitation in clinical practice. Delivered primarily online, the course will enable you to develop your technical skills and develop higher standards of clinical practice.

The content is prepared by world-leading experts, augmented with face-to-face training, and enables you to enhance your knowledge of prosthetic facial rehabilitation and improve your clinical and technical skills while continuing to practice. It will allow you to develop and demonstrate your extended knowledge, understanding and advanced skills in the treatment of patients who require prosthetic facial rehabilitation. You will study and practice a broad range of treatments for the replacement of missing hard and soft tissues, using both traditional and advanced digital technologies. The course includes: advanced prosthodontics, implantology, ocular prosthetics, fixed and removable prosthodontics, treatment planning and prosthesis design; Digital technology, colour science, medical emergencies, cross infection control and care of medically/clinically compromised patients; Biomaterials science, craniofacial implants, silicone elastomers and gels, tissue engineering and bone substitutes, biocompatibility; Psychology of managing terminally ill patients, counselling skills and forming integrated care plans, or intra oral implantology, and advanced fixed and removable prosthodontics.

Different course options

Study mode

Distance without attendance


3 years

Start date



Maxillofacial and Ocular Prosthetics (20 Credits)
Research Methods (20 Credits)
Patient Management (20 Credits)
Applied Science of Maxillofacial and Craniofacial Technology (20 Credits)
Psychological and Social Issues (20 Credits)
Clinical Practice (20 Credits)
Maxillofacial Prosthetic Rehabilitation Research Report (60 Credits)

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

UK applicants will be expected to have a diploma in Professional Studies (Maxillofacial Prosthetics & Technology) or a degree in Dental Technology with at least two years post-qualification technical experience. Overseas applicants should have a dental technology qualification and at least two years postgraduate experience. Overseas applicants will not be expected to have completed the Diploma in Professional studies (Maxillofacial Prosthetics & Technology) but must have a focused interest in maxillofacial and craniofacial technology. Overseas applicants will also be accepted with a dental qualification if employed as a prosthodontist in a dental practice, dental school, hospital, or community dental services environment.