36 months
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48900 GBP/year
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In your second and third years you'll specialise in periodontics and gain extensive practical experience as you work with patients. This Periodontics course at University of Sheffield prepares you for the specialty membership examinations in periodontics of the Faculty of Dental Surgery of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd). 

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Overview

The Periodontics programme from University of Sheffield is suited to all dentists who wish to pursue specialist training in one of the restorative monospecialties and wish to prepare for the specialty membership examinations in endodontics, periodontology and prosthodontics of the Faculty of Dental Surgery of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd).

Key Features  

  • You’ll have the opportunity to acquire knowledge and critical awareness of the issues that determine successful outcomes, informed by the latest research in restorative dentistry, in accordance with the requirements of the UK’s GDC specialist curricula. 
  • We will foster your ability to make sound judgements in complex and unpredictable situations, so you can plan and implement tasks at a professional level. You will learn how to communicate clearly and professionally to specialist and non-specialist audiences

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Principles of Periodontal Treatment
  • Principles of Endodontic Treatment 
  • Principles of Conservative Dentistry
  • Management of the Partially Dentate Patient
  • Research Project: Literature Review
  • Clinical Practice Programme: New Patient 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must have a university-accredited degree in dental surgery that enables the practice of dentistry and a minimum of two years’ post-qualification experience in any sphere of restorative dentistry, including general dental practice.
  • You must also meet our health and Disclosure and Barring Service requirements for clinical courses. 
  • Overall IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent.
  • We also accept a range of other UK qualifications and other EU/international qualifications.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    48900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 48900 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    37900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 37900 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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