Universities offering PhD in Orthodontics

Following are some of the leading universities offering PhD / Doctorate degree in Orthodontics:

University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine (US)
- It is one of the nation’s leading dental institutions.
- The Division of Orthodontics offers combined Ph.D./Certificate Program (Approximately 60 Months). This program leads to a certificate in orthodontics plus a Ph.D. degree.

University of Alberta (Canada)
- It offers the PhD in Medical Sciences (Orthodontics) which is a five year full-time program with clinical training integrated into the first four years.

The University of Sydney (Australia)
- It offers the Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (Orthodontics), 3 years full-time program.
- The Dental Board of NSW recognises the program as appropriate for immediate registration with the description "orthodontist"; accredited by the Australian Dental Council; syllabus meets the requirements of the American Board of Orthodontists and Erasmus.

University of Glasgow (UK)
- Doctorate in Clinical Dentistry (Orthodontics) is a full time course over 3 years.
- Applicants should have an undergraduate Dental Degree and a minimum of three years postgraduate clinical experience.
- Glasgow is ranked No. 1 for Dentistry in the Times Good University Guide 2010.

The University of Manchester (UK)
- The School of Dentistry is consistently rated as one of the best in the UK.
- The Orthodontics PhD program can be completed in 36-48 months.
- All applicants will be required to provide evidence of an honours undergraduate degree (minimum 2:2), or the overseas equivalent, and a Masters degree in an appropriate subject from a recognised institution.

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