M.Sc. On Campus

Geriatric Dentistry and Special Patients Care

24 months
4556 USD/year
1650 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Geriatric Dentistry and Special Patients Care program from Chulalongkorn University is ideal for dental professionals who are committed to provide the best dental care for the patients and their families.


The Master of Science in Geriatric Dentistry and Special Patients Care (GSC) at the Faculty of Dentistry, Chulalongkorn University was established to deliver personalized dental treatment and improved standards of care to elderly and special patients, including the physically and mentally disabled, and the vulnerable ones. 


  • General dentist who can perform dental treatment with confidence, sufficient knowledge, and profound clinical skills for the complex elderly patients and special patients.
  • Researcher focusing on geriatric cases, quality of life issues, and oral and general health.
  • Lecturer at a university or college aiming to distribute knowledge and improve their skills in management of geriatric and special patients.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Operative Care
  • Periodontal Treatment
  • Prosthodontics
  • Endodontic Treatment
  • Dental Treatment under General Anesthesia

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • 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

  • Hold a D.D.S or B.D.S or D.M.D. degree or equivalent from universities accredited by the Ministry of Education and/or the Dental Council of Thailand.
  • Obtain dental license from the Thai Dental Council or other dental licenses with equivalent standards considered by the Program Administrative Committee.
  • An application form.
  • A certified copy of degree certificate.
  • A certified copy of academic transcript stating the graduation with Bachelor’s degree and any higher degree(s) in dentistry.
  • A referral letter from original affiliation (institution or hospital) granting the applicant to study for at least 2 years.
  • A letter of recommendation from current or previous employer.
  • At least one letter of recommendation from dental professional.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4556 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2278 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    1650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 825 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • national: 31,000 Baht/semester
  • international: 86,500 Baht/semester 

Living costs for Bangkok

23180 - 36560 THB /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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