University Of Edinburgh Dentist

university of edinburgh logo

University Of Edinburgh Dentist

Awards: PhD

Study modes: Full-time, Part-time

Programme website:Dentistry

Entry requirements

A UK 2:1 honours degree or its international equivalent.

International qualifications

Check whether your international qualifications meet our general entry requirements:

English language requirements

All applicants must have one of the following qualifications as evidence of their English language ability:

  • an undergraduate or masters degree, that was taught and assessed in English in a majority English speaking country as defined by UK Visas and Immigration
  • IELTS Academic: total 7.0 (at least 6.5 in each module)
  • TOEFL-iBT: total 100 (at least 23 in each module)
  • PTE(A): total 67 (at least 61 in each of the “Communicative Skills” sections; the “Enabling Skills” sections are not considered)
  • CAE and CPE: total 185 (at least 176 in each module)
  • Trinity ISE: ISE III with a pass in all four components

Degrees taught and assessed in English must be no more than two and a half years old at the beginning of your degree programme. Language tests must be no more than two years old at the beginning of your degree programme.

Find out more about our language requirements:


Contacts for queries about postgraduate admissions and applications.

General enquiries

If you have a general enquiry about applying to the University, or an enquiry about several programmes in different Colleges, you should contact Student Recruitment and Admissions.

Student Recruitment and Admissions


33 Buccleuch Place

College admissions offices

If you have an enquiry about a particular subject area or programme, please contact the relevant College admissions team.