General information

Academic year: 2023/2024

Level: Master

Type: Official Master's Degree

ECTS Credits: 120

Programme orientation Research

Length of programme (full time): 2 YEARS

Mode of delivery: Face-to-face

Level of qualification: Máster (MECES level 3 - EQF level 7)

Model of study: Full-time (42-60 ECTS per school year)

Work-based learning (Practicum): Yes

Language(s) of instruction Spanish

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Programme coordinator


Faculty of Dentistry / Granada campus

Field(s) of education and training (ISCED-F)

  • Dental studies (0911)

Main focus

; Graduates of this master’s degree will be able to: – Conduct complex preprosthetic surgical techniques. – Identify and resolve the most frequent local complications that occur during and after surgical treatments. – Recognise and manipulate the most common implant systems in both surgical and prosthetic instrumentation. – Identify and apply the indications and contraindications of dental implants. – Manage presurgical and post-surgical pharmacological treatment.; – Identify peri-implant disease and its fundamentals diagnostics and apply the appropriate therapy. – Apply modern computer-assisted surgery techniques. – Identify and know how to handle surgical instruments recently introduced to the market aimed at performing complex techniques. – Use the specific knowledge on coagulation and healing processes of patients in oral cavity surgical treatments. – Recognise the infectious and cystic pathologies located in the maxillary bones and solve them using surgical techniques. – Perform dental extractions of different dental pieces in complex situations. – Accurately diagnose the different salivary gland pathologies that exist.


Students that have completed the second cycle have the following competencies: – Have demonstrated knowledge and understanding that is founded upon a basis or opportunity for originality in developing and/or applying ideas, often within a research context. – Can apply their acquired knowledge and understanding, and problem solving abilities in new or unfamiliar environments within broader (or multidisciplinary) contexts related to their field of study. – Have the ability to integrate knowledge and handle complexity, and formulate judgments with incomplete or limited information, but that include reflecting on social and ethical responsibilities linked to the application of their knowledge and judgments. – Can communicate their conclusions, and the knowledge and rationale underpinning these, to specialist and non-specialist audiences clearly and unambiguously. – Have the learning skills to allow them to continue to study in a manner that may be largely self-directed or autonomous.

Programme qualification

Name of title awarded in original language

Máster Universitario en Cirugía Bucal e Implantología por la Universidad de Granada

Qualification requirements

120 minimum credits

Programme courses

Course NameYearPeriod
Anesthesia 1st Year 1st Semester
Biomaterials and Graft Types in Oral Surgery 2nd Year 1st Semester
Cysts of the Jaw 1st Year 1st Semester
Dental Extraction 1st Year 1st Semester
Dental Retentions 1st Year 1st Semester
Exploration and Diagnosis 1st Year 1st Semester
Implantology 1 2nd Year 1st Semester
Implantology 2 2nd Year 1st Semester
Introduction to Oral Surgery 1st Year 1st Semester
Jaw Bone Infections 1st Year 2nd Semester
Master's Dissertation 2nd Year 2nd Semester
Oral and Maxillofacial Infections 1st Year 2nd Semester
Periapical Surgery and Sinus Pathology 1st Year 2nd Semester
Preposthetic Surgery 2nd Year 1st Semester
Research Methodology 2nd Year 2nd Semester
Salivary Gland Pathology and Traumatology 1st Year 2nd Semester
Soft Tissue Management in Oral Surgery 2nd Year 1st Semester
Surgical Intervention 1st Year 1st Semester
Tumor Lesions 1st Year 2nd Semester


Specialisation name

– No Specialisation

Admission information

Access to Master’s Degree programmes is granted to holders of:
A.1. A Spanish official university degree.
A.2. A degree issued by a Higher Education institution from another European Higher Education Area Member State which allows access to Master Degree’s programmes in that State.
A.3. A degree from a non-EHEA education system, upon verification by the Spanish University that the aforementioned degree accredits an equivalent education level to that of a Spanish university degree and allows access to postgraduate programmes in the issuing country.
A.4. A Spanish Bachelor in Advanced Artistic Education.
A.5. Official Spanish university degrees of Diplomado, Arquitecto Técnico, Ingeniero Técnico, Licenciado, Arquitecto, Ingeniero, Graduado or Máster Universitario.

Specific admission requirements

Access to this Master¿s degree programme is granted to holders of a Spanish official university degree of Licenciado or Graduado (Bachelor’s Degree) in Dentistry or Medicine (specialized in Stomatology), and to holders of equivalent degrees from other education systems.

General regulations

Grading scale
In the Spanish university system, modules/courses are graded on a scale of 0 to 10 points with the following qualitative equivalence:
0-4,9: «suspenso»; 5-6,9: «aprobado»; 7-8,9: «notable»; 9-10: «sobresaliente». A special mention, «Matrícula de Honor» may be granted to up to 5% of the students in a group provided they have got a «sobresaliente». To pass a module/course is necessary to get at least 5 points.
In cases of recognition of ECTS, professional experience, cultural or sports activities, or student representation no grading will be recorded but, where appropriate, the word «Apto».


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