Orthodontics, Master | University College London (UCL) | London, United Kingdom
24 months
57700 GBP/year
18000 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This full-time, two-year Orthodontics programme from University College London (UCL) combines theory, practical elements, teaching and research with personal treatment sessions and new-patient diagnostic clinics.


The Orthodontics programme from University College London (UCL) aims to equip students with the skills to understand the principles of normal and abnormal facial growth, diagnose malocclusions, identify aetiological factors, develop appropriate treatment plans, appreciate the scope and limitations of orthodontic treatment, treat malocclusions to a high standard of outcome, and to be aware of the factors associated with stability of the result.

Teaching and learning

The programme is based on the UK General Dental Council Orthodontic curriculum and is delivered through lectures, practical/ technical teaching, clinical seminars, tutorials, self-directed learning, and supervised clinical treatment of patients.


The programme aims to develop the academic, clinical and technical skills required to enable graduates to undertake the independent practice of orthodontics, or for further research in this field.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Clinical Sciences and Research Methods (Core module)
  • Orthodontic Techniques and Clinical Skills
  • Principles of Treatment Core Course (Orthodontics)
  • Orthodontic Clinical Practice 
  • Advanced Orthodontic Clinical Practice 
  • MClinDent in Orthodontics Dissertation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 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 must hold an approved dental qualification and have a minimum of two years' clinical experience post-qualification.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    57700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 57700 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    18000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18000 GBP per year during 24 months.

Part time fees to be confirmed.

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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