This full-time, three-year Master's programme is designed for students either from UK/EU or overseas countries.
The programme combines taught modules with a research component. Students attend teaching clinics, lectures, seminars, and carry out research leading to a project dissertation. There are supervised clinical and laboratory courses and the opportunity to observe at in-patient operating sessions.
Students undertake modules to the value of 360 credits.
Year one consists of core modules to the value of (135 credits). Year two consists of core modules (135 credits) and a dissertation (90 credits). Year three (Advanced Training only) is not credit bearing.
There are no optional modules for this programme.
All students undertake an independent research project which culminates in a dissertation of approximately 13,000-15,000 words.
Teaching and learning
The programme is delivered through clinical instruction on a one-to-one basis, theoretical instruction including seminar teaching, lectures, journal club, self-directed learning and problem-based learning.
Further information on modules and degree structure is available on the department website: Oral Surgery (Advanced Training) MClinDent
For a comprehensive list of the funding opportunities available at UCL, including funding relevant to your nationality, please visit the Scholarships and Funding website.
The programme aims to offer education and training in oral surgery that will provide a solid foundation for progression towards higher surgical training and/or a research career in this field. Graduates who have recently completed the programme have returned to take up positions around the world as academics and clinicians in oral surgery.
Recent career destinations for this degree
Current students are planning, on completion of the programme, to sit the MOS (Membership in Oral Surgery) tri-collegiate examination of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, Glasgow and Edinburgh.
Careers data is taken from the ‘Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education’ survey undertaken by HESA looking at the destinations of UK and EU students in the 2013–2015 graduating cohorts six months after graduation.
The programme’s students benefit from the broad programme structure that includes operating sessions, outpatient clinics, lectures, demonstrations and seminars and the use of investigative techniques to illustrate the diagnosis and management of orofacial surgical disease.
You can find out more about the programme on the Institute's Oral Surgery (Advanced Training) MClinDent page.
Visit the Oral Surgery (Advanced Training) (MClinDent) page on the University College London website for more details!