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Restorative Dental Science

University of Plymouth

24 months
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Gain advanced skills, knowledge, and critical thinking in the areas of periodontics, endodontics, prosthodontics, and implant dentistry with an MSc Restorative Dental Science from University of Plymouth from University of Plymouth.


Take your dental practice to its highest service quality level and enhance your expertise as a dental practitioner. 

This part-time, fully-online MSc Restorative Dental Science from University of Plymouth will empower you with the knowledge and skills to master a range of disciplines – such as endodontics, periodontics, prosthodontics, and implant dentistry – so that you can provide the highest level of service quality to your patients.

This part-time, 100% online dentistry course will give you the expertise you need to effectively harness restorative techniques and apply them safely and proficiently in your own dental practice.

Designed to give you the freedom and flexibility to further enhance your expertise in dentistry while you continue to practice full-time, this online MSc Restorative Dental Science will equip you with the specialist skills, knowledge, and techniques you need to excel as a thriving, highly-competent dental practitioner.

Why this course?

  • Enhance your dental practice as you acquire advanced skills, knowledge, and critical thinking in the disciplines of prosthodontics, endodontics, periodontics, and implant dentistry
  • Access valuable insights and support from leading experts in dental science
  • Acquire advanced restorative techniques underpinned by rigorous appraisals of evidence bases, so you can harness the skills to practice effectively and critically in your own dental practice
  • Study a 100% online MSc Restorative Dental Science – anytime, anywhere – while you continue to work as a full-time dental practitioner
  • Boost your practice to its highest level of service quality with an MSc Restorative Dental Science that will ensure you continue to excel and thrive as a dental practitioner

Career opportunities

  • As a University of Plymouth MSc Restorative Dental Science graduate, you can look forward to creating greater success for both your professional dental career and your practice.
  • You’ll have the enhanced skillset and knowledge to continue to thrive as a dental practitioner now and into the future.

Programme Structure

This MSc Restorative Dental Science is delivered fully online, so you can set your own pace and study anytime, anywhere.

Course modules include:
  • Pathogenesis and diagnosis of dental diseases, and dental materials – Understand the basic science underpinning the knowledge of common disease processes relevant to restorative dentistry and the materials used to restore/replace dental tissues affected by these processes
  • Caries, tooth surface loss, direct restorations – Explore the diagnosis and management of caries and tooth surface loss, including the use of direct restorations
  • Periodontology and endodontics – Analyse the diagnosis and management of periodontal and endodontic pathology
  • Fixed and removable Prosthodontics – Learn about the principles of the restoration of teeth using indirect restorations, and the replacement of missing teeth
  • Dissertation – Develop evidence-based dentistry skills through the completion of an evidence synthesis project

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

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Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

To apply for University of Plymouth’s MSc Restorative Dental Science, you should:

  • Have a GCSE, or equivalent, in English or Maths at C Grade or above
  • Be already working as a dental practitioner, with the required indemnity/insurance of your relevant regulator

Tuition Fee


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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