At the Institute of Dentistry, we offer PhD and MRes degrees under the supervision of experts in the fields of head and neck cancer, microbial diseases, population oral health and pedagogic innovation.  

For informal discussions on the Institute of Dentistry research strategy please contact a member of Research Committee.

Graduate School Prospectus

Click here to view the dentistry pages of the Graduate School Prospectus.

PhD Opportunities

PhD opportunities are advertised at https://www.abdn.ac.uk/study/postgraduate-research/current-phd-opportunities-1640.php

For formal applications please visit https://www.abdn.ac.uk/pgap/login.php.

Overseas Students

We are happy to offer PhD research projects in different areas of dentistry to self-funded PhD students, applicants to Elphinstone PhD scholarships and Commonwealth scholarships.

For informal discussions on the Institute of Dentistry research strategy please contact Dr Rasha Abu Eid.

To apply you should in a first instance identify and contact a potential supervisor whose profile fits your research experience and/or area(s) of interest. Once you have agreed a project submit your application through the Postgraduate & Online Application Portal Login https://www.abdn.ac.uk/pgap/login.php.