Applicants must hold either a:
Primary Clinical Dental qualification which entitles them to register as a dental practitioner with the General Dental Council in the UK (or)
Bachelor’s degree (minimum 2.2 or equivalent) in a subject related to medicine or 3D visualisation or a dental degree.
English language requirements
IELTS 6.5 overall, with no less than 6.0 in every skill. For other English qualifications, read English language equivalent qualifications
Improve your English
International students who do not meet the English language requirements for this programme may be able to study our postgraduate pre-sessional English course, to help improve your English language level.
This pre-sessional course is designed with a progression route to your degree programme and you’ll learn academic English in the context of your subject area. To find out more, read Language for Science (6 weeks) and Language for Science: General Science (10 weeks).
We also offer online pre-sessionals alongside our on-campus pre-sessionals. You could study a part-time online course starting in January, or a full-time course in summer. Find out more about online pre-sessionals.
You can also study pre-sessionals for longer periods – read about our postgraduate pre-sessional English courses.
How to apply
Please submit your application by 31 May 2023.
If you have any questions about the application process please contact our admissions team.
Interviews for this course are panel interviews, conducted by video call and are scheduled to take place on the following dates:
Interview dates are as follows
Friday 11 November AM
Friday 9 December AM
Friday 13 January AM
Friday 10 March AM
Friday 14 April AM
Friday 12 May AM
Friday 9 June AM
This link takes you to information on applying for taught programmes and to the University's online application system.
If you're unsure about the application process, contact the admissions team for help.
Read about visas, immigration and other information in International students. We recommend that international students apply as early as possible to ensure that they have time to apply for their visa.
School of Dentistry Postgraduate Admissions Policy 2023
- UK: £14,750 (total)
- International: £28,000 (total)
For information on fees please contact our admissions team.
Read more about paying fees and charges.
For fees information for international taught postgraduate students, read Masters fees.
Additional cost information
Students who don't complete their research project by 30 September of the academic session following their enrolment will be required to transfer onto a second year variant of the course and pay further fees. Alternatively, students may choose to graduate with a Post Graduate Certificate (FHEQ Level 7) if they have successfully completed at least 60 credits.
There may be additional costs related to your course or programme of study, or related to being a student at the University of Leeds. Read more about additional costs.
Scholarships and financial support
If you have the talent and drive, we want you to be able to study with us, whatever your financial circumstances. There may be help for students in the form of loans and non-repayable grants from the University and from the government. Find out more at Masters funding overview.