Dental Therapy Training Schools

Educational Institutes 

The United Kingdom currently has 22 training schools in which leads to the qualification and registration as either a Dental Hygienist or a Dental Therapist. Some schools provide multiple courses, as well as courses enhancing and developing your skills further. 

For further information in relation to training courses; please see the list below to contact the dental schools directly.

 

Bangor University

Dental Hygiene DipHE
Duration: 2 years (Full Time)

T: 01248 351151

Website: Dental Hygiene | Bangor University

 

University of Birmingham

Dental Hygiene and Therapy BSc
Duration: 3 years (Full Time)

T: 0121 236 8611
T: 0121 237 2802

Website: BSc Dental Hygiene and Therapy – Undergraduate Study – University of Birmingham

 

University of Bristol

Dental Hygiene and Therapy BSc
Duration: 3 years (Full Time)

T:  0117 3429605.

Wesbite: BSc Dental Hygiene and Therapy | Study at Bristol | University of Bristol

 

Cardiff University

Dental Hygiene DipHE
Duration: 2 Years (Full Time)
Website: Dental Hygiene (Diploma) – Study – Cardiff University

Dental Hygiene and Therapy BSc
Duration: 3 years (Full Time)
Website: Dental Therapy and Hygiene (BSc) – Study – Cardiff University

T: 029 2074 4251

 

University of Dundee

Oral Health Science BSc
Duration: 3 years (Full Time)

T: 01382 384697

Website: Oral Health Sciences BSc | University of Dundee

 

University of Edinburgh

Oral Health Science BSc
Duration: 4 years (Full Time)

T: 0131 536 4937

Wesbite: BSc Oral Health Sciences | The University of Edinburgh

 

University of Essex

Oral Health Science FdSc
Duration: 2 years (Full Time)
Website: FdSc Oral Health Science – Oral Health Science Degree | University of Essex

Oral Health Science BSc
Duration: 1 year (Full Time)
Wesbite: BSc Oral Health Science – Oral Health Science Degree | University of Essex

T: 01702 328469

 

Glasgow Caledonian University

Oral Health Science BSc
Duration: 3 years (Full Time)

T: 0141 211 9775

Website: BSc Oral Health Science – Glasgow, UK | GCU

 

University of Highlands and Islands

Oral Health Science BSc
Duration: 3 years (Full Time)
Website: BSc Oral Health Science (uhi.ac.uk)

Oral Health Science MSc
Duration: 3-6 years (Part Time – structured) 
MSc Oral Health Science (uhi.ac.uk)

T: 01463 255842

 

University of Leeds

Dental Hygiene and Therapy BSc
Duration: 3 years (Full Time)

T: 0113 343 6255
T: 0113 233 6120

Website: Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy BSc | University of Leeds

 

University of Liverpool

Dental Hygiene and Therapy BSc
Duration: 3 years (Full Time)

T: 0151 706 5046

Website: Dental Therapy BSc (Hons) – Undergraduate Courses – University of Liverpool

 

Kings College – London

Dental Hygiene and Therapy BSc
Duration: 3 years (Full Time)

T: 020 3299 5214

Website: Dental Therapy & Hygiene – King’s College London (kcl.ac.uk)

 

Queen Mary – London

Dental Hygiene and Therapy BSc
Duration: 3 years (Full Time)

T: 020 7882 5555

Website: BSc Oral Health (A910) – Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry (qmul.ac.uk)

 

London Southbank University and Eastman Dental Hospital

Dental Hygiene BSc (Hons) 
Duration: 3 years (Full Time)
Website: Dental Hygiene 2022-23 | London South Bank University (lsbu.ac.uk)

Dental Therapy BSc (Hons) 
Duration: 3 Years (Full Time)
Website: Dental Therapy 2022-23 | London South Bank University (lsbu.ac.uk)

T: 020 3456 1205

 

University of Manchester

Dental Hygiene and Therapy BSc
Duration: 3 years (Full Time)

T: 0161 3060232

Website: BSc Oral Health Science (2022 entry) | The University of Manchester

 

Newcastle University

Dental Hygiene and Therapy BSc
Duration: 3 years (Full Time)

T: 0191 282 4679

Website: A207 – Oral and Dental Health Sciences (Dental Hygiene and Therapy) – Undergraduate – Newcastle University (ncl.ac.uk)

 

Plymouth University

Dental Hygiene and Therapy BSc (Hons)
Duration: 3 years (Full Time)
Website: BSc (Hons) Dental Therapy and Hygiene – University of Plymouth

Dental Hygiene and Therapy BSc (Hons) (with Foundation Year)
Duration: 4 years (Full Time)
Website: BSc (Hons) Dental Therapy and Hygiene with Integrated Foundation Year – University of Plymouth

T: 01752 437333

 

UCLAN University

Dental Therapy BSc (Hons)
Duration: 3 Years (Full Time)
Website: Dental Therapy, BSc (Hons) – UCLan

T: 44(0)1772 892400

 

University of Portsmouth

Dental Hygiene BSc (Hons)
Duration: 3 Years
Website: BSc (Hons) Dental Hygiene | University of Portsmouth

Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy BSc (Hons)
Duration: 3 years (Full Time)
Website: BSc (Hons) Dental Hygiene & Dental Therapy | University of Portsmouth

T: 023 9284 3946
T:023 9284 5222

 

University of Sheffield

Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy – Higher Education Diploma
Duration: 27 Months
Website: Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy Higher Education Diploma | 2022-2023 | Undergraduate | The University of Sheffield

T: 0114 226 8287
T: 0114 271 7800

 

Teesside University

Dental Hygiene BSc (Hons)
Duration: 3 years (Full Time)
Website: Dental Hygiene, BSc (Hons), course | Undergraduate study | Teesside University

T: 01642 384110

 

 

Many schools run an open day and it is advisable to attend these days, it provides you with the opportunity to meet the staff and students, understand the exact requirements and see the facilities available to you.