36 months
8333 GBP/year
8333 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Develop your confidence and competence in minor oral surgery (MOS) with this highly practical MSc Oral Surgery at University of Plymouth, designed to enable working dental practitioners to study for a postgraduate degree. 

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Led by a team of Oral Surgery Consultants and Specialists, the MSc Oral Surgery course at University of Plymouth  delivers a large element of practical, simulated and clinical training, whilst also augmenting your theoretical knowledge and decision-making skills.

Key Features:

  • In addition to a core teaching team of consultants and specialists in oral surgery, you will benefit from the input of respected visiting clinicians and educators.
  • Develop your diagnosis, treatment planning, patient management and practical surgical techniques, all of which will be underpinned by rigorous appraisal of the evidence base giving you the skills to be critically effective and reflective in your own practice.
  • Each module at the certificate and diploma stages includes hands on consultant/specialist led supervision and clinical time to facilitate the demonstration, assimilation and practice of taught surgical techniques
  • Teaching includes small group seminars, tutorials, self-directed learning and practical hands on teaching and training in state of the art clinical facilities and simulated dental learning environments.
  • Accredited by The Royal College of Surgeons of England.    

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Oral Surgery 
  • Oral Surgery in Practice 
  • Enhanced Oral Surgery in Practice 
  • Dental Programmes Dissertation

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications can usually be made throughout the year, and are considered until programmes are full.


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduates should be in practice in the UK/EU whilst undertaking the programme and hold GDC registration. Places are allocated on a first come first served basis subject to graduates fulfilling the above pre-requisites and Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry English language requirements.
  • As a dental practitioner, you should also have full professional indemnity and normally at least two years of clinical experience (full time equivalent). If you meet the above entry requirements you will be required to attend an interview. 
  • If your first language is not English you will be required to provide evidence of competence in English language.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    8333 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25000 GBP for the full programme during 36 months.
  • National

    8333 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25000 GBP for the full programme during 36 months.

Living costs for Plymouth

731 - 1387 GBP /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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