University of Chester

University of Chester


The course enables registered dental practitioners to further develop their skills in endodontics and the assessment and diagnosis of endodontic disease.

Entry requirements

Applicants must be registered dental practitioners; potential students are encouraged to take a self-assessment prior to starting the course to establish their need for academic support at Master's level. Students whose 1st language is not English must be qualified at IELTS level 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

Principles of endodontics; endodontic treatment; referral endodontics; innovations in endodontology; endodontic microscopy; research; dissertation (MSc students only).

Assessment methods

A variety of assessment methods is used including a critical literature review of an aspect of endodontics, Objective Structured Clinical Skills Examinations (OSCES), case studies from practice, reflective analysis and an essay.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time - 6 years
PgDip Part-time - 6 years
MSc Part-time - 6 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Riverside Campus Chester CH1 1SF North West

Key information

Health and Social Care Admissions
Telephone number: 
01244 511000