King's College London

Course Introduction

The Aesthetic Dentistry MSc is an innovative programme offering dental practitioners the necessary skills and knowledge to provide high quality functional dental restorations with optimal aesthetic value. Focused on providing dental care where there is a clinical need to restore oral health and function, the course also covers cosmetic and facial techniques.

This course is ideally suited to dentists who already have an established dental practice and want to study an evidence-based approach to aesthetic treatment.It will give you the skills and knowledge to provide high quality functional dental restorations with optimal aesthetic value. The course focuses on training you to provide dental care where there is a clinical need to restore oral health and function, and also covers cosmetic and facial techniques.

During this course, you will: explore all aspects of smile design, from non-invasive to full coverage techniques involving a range of aesthetic materials; study all restorative aspects applicable to aesthetic dentistry with an emphasis on functional stability, predictability and longevity of the aesthetic outcome. The curriculum also includes comprehensive diagnosis, treatment planning, prevention, occlusion, minimal intervention techniques and ethical marketing.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Distance Learning
MSc £12,300 Home Fees
3 years
Distance Learning
MSc £12,300 European Fees
3 years
Distance Learning
MSc £12,300 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: Students should have a dental qualification acceptable to King's with employment as a dentist in a dental practice, dental school, hospital, or community dental services environment.
  • International entry requirements: Students can demonstrate their English Language Proficiency with any of the following tests and grades: IELTS (Academic): 6.5 overall with a minimum of 6.0 in each skill; TOEFL IBT: 92 overall, with a minimum 23 in each skill; Cambridge Advanced Certificate (CAE): 176 overall with a minimum of 169 in each skill; Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): 176 overall with a minimum of 169 in each skill; Pearson Test of English (Academic): 62 overall, with a minimum of 52 in each skill. The tests listed above are valid if they have been taken within the past two years.
  • IELTS score: 6.5
  • TOEFL score: 92