• Degree: PhD
  • Campus: Beirut
  • Faculty: Dentistry
  • Department: Developmental Sciences

Program Description

The PhD requirements for Orthodontics consists of 50 credit hours taken as follows:

• Mandatory Courses: 24Crs.

• Elective Courses: 6Crs.

• Thesis dissertation: 20Crs.

The recommended duration of study to obtain the PhD Degree is minimum 3 years.

Tuition Fees:

Total fees (LBP 44,000,000 / $ 29,335)


Study Plan:

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
First Semester
ORTD701 Orthodontics I 1 (1 Lec) ORTD
ORTD705 Orthodontic Materials 1 (1 Lec) ORTD
ORTD707 Evidence Based Clinical Orthodontics 1 (1 Lec) ORTD
ORTD709 Clinical Seminars I 1 (1 Lec) ORTD
ORTD791 Orthodontic Clinics I 3 (9 Prac) ORTD
Second Semester
ORTD702 Orthodontics II 1 (1 Lec) ORTD
ORTD710 Clinical Seminars II 1 (1 Lec) ORTD
ORTD792 Orthodontic Clinics II 3 (9 Prac) ORTD
PHBS702 Statistical Methods for Dental Research 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
PHBS704 Research Methodology 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
Third Semester
ORTD703 Orthodontics III 1 (1 Lec) ORTD
ORTD711 Clinical Seminars III 1 (1 Lec) ORTD
ORTD713 Journal Club 1 (1 Lec) ORTD
ORTD793 Orthodontic Clinics III 2 (6 Prac) ORTD
Fourth Semester
ORTD704 Orthodontics IV 1 (1 Lec) ORTD
ORTD712 Clinical Seminars IV 1 (1 Lec) ORTD
ORTD794 Orthodontic Clinics IV 2 (6 Prac) ORTD
PHBS706 Medical Education 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.