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Orthodontics (MScD), M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #154 (QS) ,
You will gain the skills needed to perform as a competent specialist in Orthodontics, with focus on the clinical, theoretical and research areas required for provision of appropriate patient care.

About

Established for over 40 years, and one of the longest-running clinical training programmes in the UK, the Orthodontics MScD course is designed to provide clinical and academic training for future specialists in clinical orthodontics in a highly professional and rewarding environment.

This three-year full-time course aims to equip you with the skills needed to perform as a competent specialist in orthodontics, with focus on the clinical, theoretical and research areas required for provision of adequate patient care.

Open to home, EU and overseas students, successful completion of the course will result in the award of a Master’s degree in Orthodontics. The course is also recognised for training purposes by the Royal Colleges for the Membership in Orthodontics of both Edinburgh and the Bicollegiate examination.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • OSCE
  • Written and Oral Examinations
  • RITA / Appraisal
  • Research Review
  • Clinical Examinations
  • General Orthodontic
  • Written and Oral Examinations
  • RITA / Appraisal
  • Research Review
  • Clinical Examinations
  • Clinical Examinations
  • Basic Orthodontic Subjects

                      Detailed Programme Facts

                      • Programme intensity Full-time
                        • Full-time duration 36 months
                      • Languages
                        • English
                      • Delivery mode
                        On Campus

                      English Language Requirements

                      You need the following IELTS score:

                      • Minimum required score:

                        7

                        The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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                      General Requirements

                      • Applicants should normally have passed the MJDF/MFDS/FDS qualifications of the Royal College of Surgeons and have a broad clinical experience. Previous audit and research experience is beneficial.
                      • Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to obtain an overall IELTS score of 7 (with a minimum score of 6 in each of the four bands) – this test should have been taken within 2 years of commencement of study. Applicants are required to have achieved the IELTS prior to an application being submitted.

                      Tuition Fee

                      • International

                        54650 GBP/year
                        Tuition Fee
                        Based on the original amount of 54650 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
                      • National

                        14950 GBP/year
                        Tuition Fee
                        Based on the original amount of 14950 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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                      Living costs for Cardiff

                      • 628 - 1070 GBP/month
                        Living Costs

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