Modes and duration
- Part-time: 3 years
Programme start date
Tuition Fees (2016/17)
- £N/A (FT) £12,206 (PT)
- £N/A (FT) £15,828 (PT)
All applicants must hold an approved dental qualification and have a minimum of two years' clinical experience. For further requirements please refer to the institute's Implant Dentistry PG Dip page.
English Language Requirements
If your education has not been conducted in the English language, you will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.
The English language level for this programme is: Good
Further information can be found on our English language requirements page.
Country-specific information, including details of when UCL representatives are visiting your part of the world, can be obtained from the International Students website.
International applicants can find out the equivalent qualification for their country by selecting from the list below.
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In the first year, students develop a sound evidence-based knowledge of implant dentistry with emphasis on patient selection, diagnosis, planning and basic surgery. They develop further skills in the second and third years with an emphasis on the restorative aspects of implant dentistry, patient care and practice management.
Students undertake modules to the value of 120 credits.
The programme consists of six core modules (120 credits).
- Implant Science 1
- Implant Planning
- Implant Science 2
- Implant Practical
- Implant Clinical 1
- Implant Clinical 2
- There are no optional modules for this programme.
Teaching and Learning
The programme is delivered through a series of interactive lectures, seminars, hands-on training, live surgery and supervised clinical treatment.
UCL Eastman CPD Extension of Implant Study scholarships may be available for this programme.
Scholarships relevant to this department are displayed (where available) below. For a comprehensive list of the funding opportunities available at UCL, including funding relevant to your nationality, please visit the Scholarships and Funding website.
The aim of the programme is to enable dentists to bring implant dentistry into their everyday practice. Graduates of the programme will be equipped with the skills necessary for dental implant case selection and planning, and the skills to restore a single cement-retained implant crown.
Why study this degree at UCL?
Students benefit from first-class facilities for both education and research which provide unique, seamless training in specialist dentistry and access to a wide range of clinical cases and techniques ensuring experience of managing complex clinical problems.
Find out more about the programme on the the institute's Implant Dentistry PG Dip page.
Student / staff ratios › 63 staff including 6 postdocs › 390 taught students › 66 research students
Department: Eastman Dental Institute
Application and next steps
Students are advised to apply as early as possible due to competition for places. Those applying for scholarship funding (particularly overseas applicants) should take note of application deadlines.
Who can apply?
The programme is ideally suited to any general dental practitioner or specialist wishing to develop their knowledge of implant dentistry and extend their clinical skills.
- All applicants
- 24 June 2016
For more information see our Applications page.Apply now
What are we looking for?When we assess your application we would like to learn:
- how your academic and professional background meets the demands of this programme
- why you want to study this programme at graduate level
- what particularly attracts you to this programme
- where you would like to go professionally with your degree and how this programme meets your needs