About Graduate Studies



The Faculty of Dentistry offers Graduate residency training programmes in six clinical specialties, namely Endodontics, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Orthodontics, Paediatric, Periodontology and Prosthodontics. These full-time three-year programmes, which culminate in the Master of Dental Surgery (MDS), consist of clinical, didactic and research components.

The Faculty also  conducts a Basic Medical Sciences course to prepare candidates who sit for the Part I MDS Examination.


Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd) Membership Examinations

Graduate Studies, Faculty of Dentistry is an examination centre with the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. Faculty of Dentistry may conduct the Membership in Orthodontics (MOrth RCS Edinburgh) as well as the Membership in Restorative Dentistry (MRD RCS Edinburgh) Examination for Endodontics, Periodontology and Prosthodontics.

For updated as well as instructions on how to register for the examination, pls refer to the RCS Edinburgh Examinations webpage located at their website.


Interested applicants are to contact:

Information Centre

Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
3 Hill Place, Edinburgh
Tel: 0131 668 9222 Fax: 0131 668 9218
E-mail: information@rcsed.ac.uk

Application forms can be downloaded from the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh website.