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Dental Surgery - Periodontology

University of Sharjah

36 months
24488 EUR/year
24488 EUR/year
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The Master of Dental Surgery - Periodontology at the University of Sharjah is a full-time, three-year master program with advanced clinical training in periodontology. The program is offered to certified dentists, with a minimum of two years of clinical experience, who seek to improve their competence in theoretical knowledge and clinical skills in periodontology.


The Dental Surgery - Periodontology program at the University of Sharjah gives the participant an extensive knowledge and skills in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases and conditions of the supporting and surrounding tissues of the teeth and implants. This includes the maintenance of health, function and aesthetics of these structures and tissues, as well as implant site development and their surgical placement and restoration.

The resident in this 3-year master program attains comprehensive knowledge in Periodontology allowing him/her to examine and evaluate the relevant patient history and clinical conditions and to appropriately design a comprehensive treatment plan, taking into consideration the individual patient needs and expectations. The resident is also trained in the full scope of non-surgical and surgical periodontal therapy, including periodontal plastic- and regenerative surgery.

In addition, the resident acquires training in the full scope of surgical treatment steps for tooth replacement with implants, including the reconstruction – at a certain extent – of the alveolar process, and also regarding the prosthetic rehabilitation of implants, and the management of peri-implant tissue pathology. Finally, the resident is trained in the evaluation and establishment, execution, and monitoring of an individualized maintenance program.

Program objectives

The program goals are to enable students to:

  • Make appropriate clinical decisions based on contemporary knowledge in periodontology, implantology and relevant areas.
  • Acquire advance clinical skills and investigation techniques at a level of competency for safe practice.
  • Participate in multidisciplinary team work for effective patient care.
  • Develop and adopt high values in decision making, with contemporary evidence based protocols.
  • Practice the highest level of ethics and professionalism.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Periodontal Literature
  • Multidisciplinary Treatment Planning
  • Prostho-Perio Treatment Planning
  • Research Methodology (Biostatistics)
  • Perio Laboratory
  • Perio Clinic
  • Research Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


65 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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General requirements

  • The student must hold a bachelor's degree or equivalent from a recognized university with a CGPA of 3.00 out of 4.00. Students with a CGPA between 2.5 and 2.99 may be admitted conditionally.
  • The degree must be in a major that qualifies the student to study the master's program.
  • Attachment of ‘no objection certificate’ from the authorities responsible for national service for male Emirati students.
  • Attachment of a letter of study approval from the Kuwait Embassy Cultural Office for Kuwaiti students only.
  • Attachment of People of Determination card (if applicable).
  • In case the student works in a certain place, please attach a letter from the employer stating that the student is working for this agency.

Tuition Fee

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    24488 EUR/year
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    Based on the tuition of 24488 EUR per year during 36 months.
  • National

    24488 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24488 EUR per year during 36 months.

AED 104,521

Living costs for Sharjah

3400 - 5200 AED /month
Living costs

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