University of Manchester

University of Manchester

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

The course is concerned with the diagnosis and management of diseases, injuries and defects affecting the mouth, jaws, face and neck; all programmes are based on the speciality of oral surgery but within the wider context of maxillofacial surgery; the programme provides specialist oral surgery clinical training; students undertake minor oral surgery under supervision, carried out under local anaesthesia, conscious sedation and general anaesthesia; they also attend theatre to assist and observe major surgery; students attend consultation clinics, trauma clinics, ward rounds and carry out ward duties.

Entry requirements

A primary dental degree and a Master's degree from a recognised institution; for students whose 1st language is not English: a minimum IELTS of 6.5 with no less than 6 in the written component; TOEFL 575 paper-based, 230 computer-based or 90 iBT; this certification must be no more than 12 months old.

Course modules

Modules include: Surgical basic sciences; patient care; dental tissues; bone: disease and injury; soft tissues; salivary tissue, pain and TMJ.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc (Clin) Full-time £ 15,700 per Academic year (home fees) 36 months
MSc (Clin) Full-time £ 37,400 per Academic year (overseas fees) 36 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Enquiries
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