University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Dental Technology

This course focuses on the provision of highly advanced and technically demanding dental appliances and treatments. After training in research methods, you�ll carry out a research project of your own and learn how to apply your findings in practice.

Entry requirements

A degree in dental technology or a relevant subject such as biomedical science or bioengineering. You should have at least two years� post-qualification experience and be able to demonstrate advanced technical expertise in the field. If you don�t have a degree, we�ll accept an equivalent recognised professional qualification in dental technology. English language requirements: overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component, or equivalent.

Course modules

Core modules: dental technology; introduction to digital dentistry and dental manufacturing; dental materials science; scientific writing and health informatics; dental laboratory governance; research methods in clinical dentistry; research project.

Assessment methods

Written assignments and examinations, practical laboratory work and objective structured practical examinations (OSPE).


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site Sheffield S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

Key information

Post Graduate Admissions
Telephone number: 
0114 271 7884