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why university of dundee?

University of Dundee has been top ranked in several listings and received numerous rewards, including being first in the guardian ranking of 2015, ranked 123rd in top 200 "most universal" universities according to Times and ranked 185th in the world. It's also the first in biological sciences in UK. According to the national student survey it's the first in Scotland and 15th of uk.

The university is also ranked in world's top 100 tor life sciences and medicine and world's top 100 tor art and design and biological sciences and education.

The university of Dundee history of achievements has attracted several respected public personalities and the royal family of UK itself, including receiving the Queen's Anniversary Prize.

Why Dundee's Orthodontics MSc?


dentists has joined the MSc so far from several countries such as Egypt, Syria, United Arab Emirates, Sudan, Jordan and Yemen.

The MSc in orthodontics is a comprehensive 3 year program for all dentists who wish to specialize in this discipline. Working closely with ASCDE, lecturers from Dundee travel to Cairo on monthly basis  to  teach  the  planned  three-year  program.
All  staff  teaching  on  the  programme  are  specialist orthodontists with experience of post-graduate teaching on University and UK NHS (National Health Service) orthodontics programmes.
Parallel with the University’s taught program, participating dentists would also undertake orthodontics skill training at ASCDE’s clinical facilities where patients receive treatment under the supervision of its own teaching staff and professors from several respected egyptian universities.

Theoritical part

The 8 months program includes 8 modules covering the following:

  • Introduction to implant dentistry
  • Diagnostic work-up and treatment planning
  • Single tooth implants
  • Prosthetics
  • Augmentation part I
  • Soft tissue management
  • Follow-up and complications
  • Augmentation part II

All lectures and workshops are covered by German professors from the DGI, each module is 2 days.


The Arab Society for Continuous Dental Education (ASCDE) is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.
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identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or
endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards
of dentistry.  
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