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  • FT / Full-time
  • PT / Part-time (over two years)
  • FX / Flexible mode of study available (up to five years)
  • DL / Distance-learning mode available

Dentistry (Eastman Dental Institute)

UCL Eastman Dental Institute is the largest postgraduate dental school in Europe. With a focus on translational research, postgraduate education and training, the Institute offers a wide range of study opportunities – masters degrees, specialty training, certificates, diplomas, research doctorates and CPD courses – from its twin sites in central London.

Graduates have gone on to further their career as clinical specialists, consultants, senior lecturers and post-doctoral researchers. Small class sizes allow students to build strong, international professional relationships with their teachers and colleagues. Research students benefit from the Institute’s close relationships with other divisions of UCL as well as collaborations with industry and other leading universities and hospitals across the globe.

Student/staff ratios

  • 67 staff
  • 430 taught students
  • 63 research students


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Staff View

"When you meet new contacts nationally and internationally they have nearly always heard of UCL and the Eastman Dental Institute, so its strong reputation and well-known ‘brand’ is a definite benefit."

Professor Susan Cunningham

Professor/Honorary Consultant in Orthodontics

Student View

"Attending a prestigious dental graduate institute, being part of a world-class research project and performing at the Olympic Opening Ceremony can only happen here at UCL!"

Polly Pok-Lam Fung

Degree: PhD