menu icon
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Latest news
Facial Aesthetics MSc

Different course options

Study mode

Part time


2 years

Start date


Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas


Course type


Course Summary

This course in Facial Aesthetics is based on a unique syllabus to address the theoretical and practical aspects of facial aesthetics. This includes the important aspects of anatomy, pharmacology, safety, clinical practice, and protocols for dealing with complications. The course employs a variety of teaching modalities, including didactic lectures, workshops, simulation based training and clinical practice. The specific programme aims are to: Provide evidence-based teaching in the theory and practice of facial aesthetics, Provide opportunities for personal and professional development, Introduce and encourage research amongst practitioners which contributes to enhancement of research, Develop an understanding of safe practice of facial aesthetics, Develop competent and reflective practitioners, Appraise levels of competency.


The module will prepare the student to the principles and clinical applications of cosmeceuticals and skin care including peels, intense pulse light and lasers, micro-needling and energy based devices, and lasers to prepare them for practice.

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

Applicants must hold a degree of at least 2ii Honours standard or equivalent or demonstrate their ability to undertake the course through the accreditation of prior experiential learning. In addition, applicants must: a) have gained a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) or a degree in medicine (MBBS), or equivalent, or other approved qualification in a cognate area; b) for those residing outside the UK, be currently registered within their profession within their own country and have access to an appropriate patient base to facilitate study.