• Degree: PhD
  • Campus: Beirut
  • Faculty: Dentistry
  • Department: Oral Surgical Sciences

Program Description

The PhD requirements for Periodontology 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.


Study Plan:

Course Code Course Title Credits Hours Distribution Course Type
First Semester
MICR701 Microbiology & Immunology 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
ORAD701 Maxillofacial Imaging 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
OSRG707 Pain and Anxiety Control 1 (1 Lec) OSRG
PERI701 Periodontology I 2 (2 Lec) PERI
PERI791 Periodontology Clinics I 2 (6 Prac) PERI
Second Semester
OPTH702 Oral Pathology 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
PERI702 Periodontology II 1 (1 Lec) PERI
PERI706 Oral Medicine and Diagnosis I 1 (1 Lec) PERI
PERI792 Periodontology Clinics II 2 (6 Prac) PERI
PHBS702 Statistical Methods for Dental Research 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
PHBS704 Research Methodology 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
Third Semester
GMED701 General Medicine 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.
PERI703 Periodontology III 1 (1 Lec) PERI
PERI707 Oral Medicine & Diagnosis II 1 (1 Lec) PERI
PERI793 Periodontology Clinics III 2 (6 Prac) PERI
Fourth Semester
PERI704 Periodontology IV 1 (1 Lec) PERI
PERI708 Journal Club 1 (1 Lec) PERI
PERI794 Periodontology Clinics IV 2 (6 Prac) PERI
PHBS706 Medical Education 1 (1 Lec) Bas. Sci.