Postgraduate Dental Courses UK

Study online for a UK-accredited
postgraduate diploma to
boost your dental skills.

Flexible Postgraduate Courses

Learn when it suits you with courses designed to fit around your busy schedule.

UK Accredited Qualification

Gain an internationally recognised Level 7 UK Postgraduate Qualification.

Advanced Distance Learning

Complete practical and virtual training in our community Virtual Learning Environment.

Postgraduate Training at the LDi

Looking for accredited postgraduate dental courses? UK and international postgraduate students receive full accreditation with programmes at the LDi. Choose from one of our unique 12-month online diplomas or join for in-person training with us here in London. For career boosting education, learn with the London Dental Institute.


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Our Full Range of Postgraduate Dentistry Courses

Our full range of university-level postgraduate dental courses offers comprehensive and structured training for dental professionals seeking to advance their careers. From Orthodontics to Restorative Dentistry, LDi courses cover a wide spectrum of postgraduate learning, ensuring that you learn the techniques and knowledge required to excel in clinical practice. 

Whether you’re seeking to upgrade your skills to work in the NHS or add private dentistry services, our dentistry courses are designed to teach the most up to date, evidence based clinical techniques to elevate your practice.

All offered courses are Fully Accredited.

Pay in full & get 5% off or 12 month installment plan.

Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics

Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics

With an evidence-based and scientific approach, our Diploma in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics (PG Dip.) provides practical and clinical teaching for the treatment of dental diseases without needing to be in a physical university setting.

In this course, you will learn orthodontic tooth movement, treatment planning, digital orthodontics, cephalometry and other areas of orthodontics and dentofacial orthopaedics. With a blended approach covered across a period of 12 months, learn in a dynamic and social environment in our Virtual Learning Environment alongside a week-long face-to-face teaching course.

Whether you hold minimal experience in orthodontics, are experienced in the practice or want to refresh your skills and techniques, the Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopaedics course will expand your expertise and transform the way you practise.

Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry

Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry

Expand your knowledge and skills with a Diploma in Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry (PG Dip.). Tailor-made to boost your career in dentistry, this programme will deepen your understanding of Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry.

In this course, you will learn craniofacial anatomy, occlusion, restoration delivery, digital dentistry, facial aesthetics and many more subject areas of Aesthetic and Restorative Dentistry.

Our Aesthetic and Restorative postgraduate course offers a 12-month blended learning experience, combining online instruction through our Virtual Learning Environment with a week-long in-person teaching course, fostering a dynamic and social educational environment.

Oral Surgery and Dental Implantology

Oral Surgery and Dental Implantology

Gain a professional edge with advanced clinical and theoretical knowledge of Oral Surgery and Dental Implantology from the London Dental Institute.

This course will cover bone grafting, prosthetic solutions, scrubbing techniques, dental implantology, complex dental extractions and much more within Oral Surgery and Dental Implantology.

The London Dental Institute’s Oral Surgery and Dental Implantology postgraduate course provides a 12-month blended education experience, combining distance learning via our Virtual Learning Environment with a week-long in-person teaching course. This unique approach creates a dynamic and social educational environment for dentists.

Practical Training Online

Postgraduate Dental Courses UK

Each course goes beyond virtual instruction, with programmes designed to support dentists in every facet of their professional development. Learn through our dedicated Virtual Learning Environment, enjoy regular Live Study Clubs, webinars, and a comprehensive package of tailored materials and supplied practical equipment  to ensure a successful distance learning experience.

Why Study With LDi?

Join A Global Dental Community

Open to Dentists Worldwide

Expand your professional network and connect with like-minded dental practitioners from around the world by joining our international community. Our dental courses welcome registrations from both UK-based dentists and dental professionals from all corners of the globe.

Broaden your horizons, exchange knowledge, and collaborate with a diverse community of dental experts. Join us today.

LDi Postgraduate Courses FAQs

Does the London Dental Institute offer in-person teaching?

While our courses are conducted online through our Virtual Learning Environment, we also provide regular in-person training opportunities where our global community comes together to enhance their knowledge and expand their professional network.

Can I spread the cost of studying at the London Dental Institute?

Yes. Although you can offer a one-time payment on our courses, we understand that might not be a suitable option for everyone which is why we offer monthly payment options, allowing you to spread the cost over the year of study.

What is the Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) at the London Dental Institute?

The VLE is the Virtual Learning Environment where you can learn your chosen course on an online platform, watch lectures, access course materials, receive tutor support and interact with fellow students.


The VLE operates on both desktop and on a mobile app allowing you to learn at home and on the go for a completely flexible and unique postgraduate dental learning experience.

Is London Dental Institute accredited?

Yes, the London Dental Institute is accredited as Level 7 by EduQual Level 7, a globally recognised UK qualifications regulator. This accreditation ensures that our Postgraduate Diplomas meet rigorous standards of quality and provide students with a reputable qualification that’s recognised internationally. Our Institute is committed to delivering a high-standard education that prepares dental professionals for successful careers in their chosen specialisms.

What are the benefits of online postgraduate programmes in dentistry?

Online postgraduate dentistry courses offer several benefits, including flexibility in study hours, the ability to continue working in clinical practice while studying, reduced travel and accommodation costs, access to international faculty and experts, and the opportunity to study from the comfort of your home or office.

Can international dental professionals enrol in online postgraduate dentistry courses?

Yes, online postgraduate dentistry courses are accessible to international dental professionals. These courses offer an opportunity for dental professionals from different countries to gain expert knowledge without the need for travel or relocation.

How are practical aspects and clinical training handled in online courses by the LDi?

Many online dentistry courses incorporate practical aspects and clinical training through virtual simulations, hands-on workshops, and case discussions. Our Practical Kit is instrumental in the development of your practical skills as well as being able to treat live patients throughout your course.