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Digital Dental Technology (Part-time)

24 months
12450 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Digital Dental Technology (Part-time) offered by the University of Bolton aims to meet the dental industry’s need for professionals skilled in advanced dental technology manufacturing techniques. 


Digital Dental Technology (Part-time) offered by the University of Bolton allows you to develop skills using digital dental systems to manufacture appliances in fixed prosthodontics, removable prosthodontics and orthodontics. You'll further your knowledge of how digital solutions can assist with advanced techniques, including dental implants. You'll build your business and transferable skills ready to take on leadership and management roles or run your own commercial dental laboratory. 

You'll develop your understanding of how principles and techniques from different fields can be brought together to advance dental technology. You'll gain a solid understanding of essential engineering principles, enhance your knowledge of dental biomaterials and fabrication, and explore essential areas of biomedicine.

Your studies will culminate in an independent and substantial piece of research that offers you the chance to demonstrate your mastery of an aspect of contemporary dental technology. You’ll choose an area of interest to research so you can mould your own master’s-level learning. You’ll develop your advanced dental research knowledge but supports you to gain the critical analysis, problem-solving and lifelong learning skills you’ll need to adapt to new challenges, techniques and procedures throughout your career.

Students at Digital Dental Technology (Part-time) at the University of Bolton will:

  • have access to industry-standard specialist equipment and advanced biomaterials.
  • develop their practical capabilities, preparing them to work independently on their dental appliance manufacturing, research case studies and research-based project.
  • benefit from their strong industry links with dental organisations across the UK, offering opportunities for industry masterclasses and lectures, joint projects and networking.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Dental Material Science
  • Research Methodology
  • Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine
  • Advanced Engineering Modelling and Analysis
  • Leadership and Management

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

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  • 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

  • Normally, you should have at least an upper second class (2.1) honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject; for example BSc (Hons) Dental Technology.
  • If you have a lower second class (2.2) honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject, we’ll consider your application, especially if you have good relevant industrial experience.
  • If you’re a Clinical Dental Technician with an appropriate Level 6 qualification, then we encourage you to apply.
  • You may be required to attend an interview and/or provide a portfolio of work.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12450 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Bolton

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

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