M.Sc. On Campus

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

24 months
46800 GBP/year
46800 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery programme of the University of Glasgow 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.


Why this programme

  • During the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery programme of the University of Glasgow 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.

Career prospects

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Evidence-based Research in Medicine
  • Medical and Research Ethics
  • Quality Improvement in Healthcare
  • Decontamination and Infection Control
  • Local Anaesthesia, General Anaesthesia and Sedation
  • Dentoalveolar Surgery

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We have currently filled all places on this programme for entry in September however we will run a waiting list.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should have a universally recognised dental qualification and two years post-qualifying, relevant experience
  • A copy (or copies) of your official degree certificate(s) (if you have already completed your degree)
  • A copy (or copies) of your official academic transcript(s), showing full details of subjects studied and grades/marks obtained
  • Official English translations of the certificate(s) and transcript(s)
  • One reference letter on headed paper
  • Evidence of your English language ability (if your first language is not English)
  • A copy of the photo page of your passport (Non-EU students only)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    46800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 46800 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    46800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 46800 GBP per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Glasgow

620 - 1012 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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