Paediatric DentistryWhitechapel Campus
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Rank: 35 (The Complete University Guide)
Location: Whitechapel Campus
Study mode full-time
Start Date: 2021/09/01
Duration: 36 months
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13.0 : 1
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Queen Mary University of London has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Assess, diagnose and treat severe dental diseases in children, from dental anomalies to dental traumas in this intensive yet rewarding Doctorate programme. This Paediatric Dentistry DClinDent provides integrated, hands-on training for dentists who aspire to be specialists, either in primary or secondary services, or clinical academics of the future.
- Undertake extensive clinical training with children and adolescents in medical paediatric clinics
- Carry out state-of-the-art biomedical research in our world-class teaching facilities
- Includes training for Membership in Paediatric Dentistry of The Royal College of Surgeons
- This course is recognised by the European Academy of Paediatric Dentistry and can lead to full active membership
- Study at one of the UK's top-rated dental schools: we're joint first for research impact (REF 2014)
Degree requirements Applicants must have a primary qualification in Dentistry (BDS or equivalent). Additional information Two years full-time post-qualification clinical practice of dentistry, including six months full time experience in paediatric dentistry is also required. Please note that if English is not your first language then in order for your application to be considered you must have obtained a minimum IELTS score of 6.5 at the point of submission of your application. Following the application deadline, screening of applications and selection of candidates will take place. Candidates who are shortlisted will be invited to attend a Skype interview with the Programme Lead.
IELTS: 7.0 (6.0 in W; 5.5 in R/L/S)
Notice: This score might not be totally accurate. It is the default IELTS grade for Queen Mary University of London.
About this university
Students travel to QMUL from some 150 countries around the world, creating a truly global community. Their website contains country specific information as well as information for students before they apply to the university. Once students are in London, there are various resources to help them adjust to their new life including a blog focusing on international students and their requirements. This is all run through the International Office who also offer help on matters such as immigration advice, scholarships and funding and help with accommodation during their stay. The Queen Mary Studentsâ€™ Union (QMSU) is the heart of student life and is based in the newly refurbished Studentsâ€™ Hub. It operates a range of services including a bar, cafÃ©, shop and student media including a newspaper, magazine, radio station and TV station. Students can also use the facilities at the Student Central in Bloomsbury, 15 minutes away by tube, the former University of London Union. They also offer support and representation services for students as part of the National Union of Students (NUS). There are over 190 different societies and clubs on offer for students ranging from sports to theatre and everything in the middle. There are also a number of volunteering opportunities for those who wish to give something back to the community. There is a health and fitness centre called QMotion as well as various sports facilities and team take part in the BUCS leagues. A busy social calendar means there are plenty of performing arts opportunities for students and the Drapers Bar is one of the best entertainment venues in the country.