36 months
53940 GBP/year
22500 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Periodontology MClinDent at King's College London combines academic study, clinical skills training and research and offers exceptional, innovative teaching. A wealth of academic expertise will give you a thorough practical education in advanced clinical periodontology, including aesthetics, implants and contemporary surgical methods.


Designed to provide extensive contemporary knowledge and clinical proficiency in periodontology, students train on this course to UK specialist level. The Periodontology MClinDent course at King's College London  has formal recognition for UK specialist training and offers greater depth of knowledge and clinical skills than is required for general practice.

Through hands-on experience, you will acquire advanced competency in the full range of specialist periodontics clinical skills and complementary aspects of restorative dentistry.

Students will be exposed to research methods by seminars, extensive reviews of the classical and contemporary literature, critical appraisal of new scientific and clinical developments, and the completion of an in-depth literature review and a research project.

You will achieve clinical proficiency in periodontics to a recognised UK specialist level and have the opportunity to sit for the membership examination with the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh.

Key benefits

  • Formal recognition for UK specialist training
  • Preparation for the MRD RCS Edinburgh assessment, or equivalent mono-specialty membership examination
  • Strong links with other restorative specialties

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Scientific Basis of Periodontology
  • Critical Evaluation of Periodontology
  • Advanced Periodontology
  • Clinical Cases 
  • Advanced Clinical Cases 
  • Diagnosis & Treatment Planning in Restorative Dentistry
  • Advanced Diagnosis & Treatment Planning
  • Periodontology Research

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All applicants: a dental qualification plus at least two years post-qualification experience. FDS, MFDS or MJDF is desirable.
  • A personal statement of up to 4,000 characters (maximum 2 pages) is required.
  • A copy (or copies) of your official academic transcript(s), showing the subjects studied and marks obtained. 
  • One academic reference is required. A professional reference will be accepted if you have completed your qualifications over five years ago.
  • Please submit a separate CV in addition to the application form.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    53940 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 53940 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    22500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22500 GBP per year during 36 months.

Fees for 4-year course:

  • UK: £16,890 per year
  • International: £40,455 per year

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 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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