University of Liverpool

University of Liverpool


This programme fulfils the need for dental practitioners to have access to a higher dental degree which provides specialist clinical training in endodontics.

Entry requirements

It is expected that applicants should be one of the following: graduates in Dental Surgery of this University; graduates with a dental 1st degree from another approved university, which is recognised by the General Dental Council; Graduates with a dental first degree from another approved university, which is not recognised by the General Dental Council; 2 year post qualification relevant clinical experience; MFDS/MJDF or an equivalent; candidates for whom English is not their first language need to provide documentary evidence of their competency in English. The Faculty of Health and Life Sciences English Language Requirement is 7.5 in IELTS (minimum of 7.0 in each of the subtests) or equivalent.

Course modules

Year 1: Quantitative research methods 1; communication health promotion and clinical governance; dissertation protocol.
Year 2 and 3: clinical research investigations; doctoral thesis.
Endodontics speciality modules: Year 1: Restorative dentistry; endodontics.
Year 2 and 3: Multi disciplinary restorative dentistry; specialist endodontics; core modules: epidemiology and statistics for public health 1; communication, health promotion and clinical governance; research protocol; clinical research and investigation; doctoral thesis; restorative dentistry; endodontics; multidisciplinary restorative dentistry; specialist endodontics.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
DDSc Full-time September 2017 - 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Liverpool L3 5PS North West

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Key information

Postgraduate Recruitment
Telephone number: 
0151 794 5927