Postgraduate education for medicine and dentistry

Postgraduate taught programmes

Many of our postgraduate taught programmes are run on a part-time, flexible basis, helping you balance your studies with your personal and professional commitments. We also currently offer a wide range of postgraduate research degree programmes which can be studied both full time and part time.
Our programmes are listed below by school:

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School of Dentistry:

We currently offer four programmes; all operate on a blended learning model, combining work at home with taught contact days on University premises:

  • MSc Restorative Dentistry
  • MSc Minor Oral Surgery
  • MSc Periodontology
  • The FGDP Articulation route

Find out more about our MSc and CPD courses

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Postgraduate research degrees at the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry

Everything you need to know about our range of postgraduate research degrees

Discover more about research degrees
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Faculty of Health

Exceptional clinical and academic learning, social engagement and research in medicine, dentistry, nursing, psychology and health professions


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