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This programme is a full-time, four-year international master's programme in Orthodontics with clinical speciality training. The programme is offered to dentists who seek to improve their theoretical knowledge, clinical skills and research experience in orthodontics.


Upon successful completion of the international master's programme in Orthodontics, which includes a research project, students will be awarded a Master's Degree in Dental Science (MDSc), in Odontology, and speciality training in orthodontics equivalent to a Swedish specialisation degree. Clinically, students will develop clinical competence and theoretical knowledge to be able to assess diagnosis, treatment need evaluations, prognostic evaluations and treatment of all types of malocclusions in children, adolescents and adults.


Students treat a variety of patients under the close supervision and guidance of a diverse and experienced faculty comprised of top researchers and practitioners in the field of orthodontics.

Course components

After an introductory course in comprehensive dentistry involving all aspects of odontology, a variety of lectures, seminars and clinical sessions, as well as idenpendent research work, are incorporated into the programme in orthodontics.

Areas of focus include an overview of the biological basis of orthodontics in theory, practice, diagnostic procedures and treatments. Principles, issues and diverse subjects are explored and applied to clinical care and research. Students are exposed to complex and interesting cases, in a forum designed to enhance their ability to interact successfully with professionals within their field as well as other medical fields.

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